Zip Code 16249 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRural Valley
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Armstrong
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:2089
Racial Majority:White 98.34%
Public School Racial Majority:White 98.9%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$35167
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55870
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time33.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1155 - 1375 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.76661700, -79.30918400

Zip Code 16249 Description

Zip Code 16249 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 16249 is primarily located in Armstrong County. The official US Postal Service name for 16249 is RURAL VALLEY, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16249 are contained within or border the city limits of Rural Valley, PA, Atwood, PA, . The area code for zip code 16249 is 724. 16249 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16249 is 6.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 16249 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16249 public schools is White. 41.5% of students in 16249 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1896 98.34% 2064 -8%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 8 0.41% 11 -27%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 16 0.83% 1 +1500%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.41% 11 -27%

Zip Code 16249 Race/Ethnicity

 White 98.9%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 0.1%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 16249 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population20892089
Male Population51.20%
Female Population48.80%
Total Households843
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35167
Income Under $50K Per Year66.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.30%
16249 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 15Glenn ThompsonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$97625
Average Real Estate Sale Price$112089
Current Unemployment Level 6.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 70c - Pittsburgh Low Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 16249 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)17182635455459575139312238
Avg Max Temp (°F)35384860717982817463503960
Avg Precip (In.)2.972.553.383.414.054.654.354.013.912.953.53.0542.77
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type16249
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours