Zip Code 16502 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameErie
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Erie
Area Code814
Current Population:16664
Racial Majority:White 72.02%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 46.8%
Unemployment Rate:9.0%
Median Household Income$31907
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30630
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time15.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range630 - 663 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.11060100, -80.10123300

Zip Code 16502 Description

Zip Code 16502 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Erie metro area. Zip code 16502 is primarily located in Erie County. The official US Postal Service name for 16502 is ERIE, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 16502 are contained within or border the city limits of Erie, PA, . The area code for zip code 16502 is 814. 16502 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 16502 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 16502 decreased to 16664 from 17259 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 16502 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 16502 public schools is Black. 80.3% of students in 16502 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 11822 72.02% 12131 -3%
 Black Or African American 1896 11.55% 2167 -13%
 Hispanic 1388 8.46% 1321 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.16% 51 -47%
 Asian 397 2.42% 182 +118%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.18% 5 +500%
 Other Race 43 0% 43 -100%
 Two Or More Races 764 5.21% 764 +12%

Zip Code 16502 Race/Ethnicity

 White 33.5%
 Black Or African American 46.8%
 Hispanic 11.5%
 Asian 2.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 5.1%

Zip Code 16502 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1666417259
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households7087
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$31907
Income Under $50K Per Year71.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.60%
16502 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 16Mike KellyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$96211
Average Real Estate Sale Price$54437
Current Unemployment Level 9.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
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 16502 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 Type16502
CBSA Population279906
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours