Zip Code 16259 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTempleton
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Armstrong
Area Code724 / 878
Current Population:1934
Racial Majority:White 98.26%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$35862
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50990
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time38.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1112 - 1385 ft.
Area42 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.93025900, -79.45320900

Zip Code 16259 Description

Zip Code 16259 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh metro area. Zip code 16259 is primarily located in Armstrong County. The official US Postal Service name for 16259 is TEMPLETON, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16259 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 16259 is within area code 724 and area code 814. 16259 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16259 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%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 16259 decreased to 1934 from 2089 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 16259 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16259 public schools is . % of students in 16259 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1923 98.26% 1892 +2%
 Black Or African American 5 0.26% 25 -80%
 Hispanic 20 1.02% 4 +400%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 3 0.15% 1 +200%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.31% 11 -45%

Zip Code 16259 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 16259 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population19342089
Male Population50.80%
Female Population49.20%
Total Households773
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35862
Income Under $50K Per Year67.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.30%
16259 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 15Glenn ThompsonRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$148250
Average Real Estate Sale Price$67268
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 ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 70c - Pittsburgh Low Plateau
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 16259 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)16182635455458575039312238
Avg Max Temp (°F)35394961728084827564514061
Avg Precip (In.)2.852.443.263.433.984.574.334.113.912.893.413.142.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsburgh, PA
CBSA Type16259
CBSA Population2368989
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours