Zip Code 16501 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameErie
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Erie
Area Code814
Current Population:2044
Racial Majority:White 62.78%
Unemployment Rate:9.0%
Median Household Income$12556
Average Adjusted Gross Income$22350
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time13.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.11966400, -80.09131800

Zip Code 16501 Description

Zip Code 16501 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Erie metro area. Zip code 16501 is primarily located in Erie County. The official US Postal Service name for 16501 is ERIE, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16501 are contained within or border the city limits of Erie, PA, . The area code for zip code 16501 is 814. 16501 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16501 is 9.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 16501 decreased to 2044 from 2943 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 16501 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16501 public schools is . % of students in 16501 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1358 62.78% 1534 -11%
 Black Or African American 462 21.36% 332 +39%
 Hispanic 81 3.74% 98 -17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 2.27% 6 +717%
 Asian 9 0.42% 30 -70%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 40 9.43% 40 +410%

Zip Code 16501 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 16501 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population20442943
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households1389
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$12556
Income Under $50K Per Year94.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year4.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year1.30%
16501 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 16Mike KellyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Pennsylvania Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$308333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$50000
Current Unemployment Level 9.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
Erie, PA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 83a - Erie Lake Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 16501 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20202838495863625645362642
Avg Max Temp (°F)33354555677680797261493958
Avg Precip (In.)2.542.283.093.393.374.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Erie, PA
CBSA Type16501
CBSA Population279906
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours