ZIP Code 19079 - Sharon Hill Map and Data

Map of ZIP Code 19079 Border

Official Zip Code NameSharon Hill
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Delaware
Area Code484 / 610
Current Population:9168
Racial Majority:African American 72.06%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 76.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$46332
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39760
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time31.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range66 - 66 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.90232000, -75.26581500

Zip Code 19079 Profile

ZIP Code 19079 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. ZIP code 19079 is primarily located in Delaware County. The official US Postal Service name for 19079 is SHARON HILL, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 19079 are contained within or border the city limits of Darby Township, PA, Sharon Hill, PA, Folcroft, PA, Philadelphia, PA, Collingdale, PA, Colwyn, PA, and Darby, PA. ZIP code 19079 is within area code 610 and area code 484. 19079 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 19079 is 4.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 19079 increased to 9168 from 8923 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19079 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 19079 public schools is Black. 67.3% of students in 19079 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1856 20.03% 1870 -1%
 Black Or African American 6676 72.06% 6598 +1%
 Hispanic 150 1.62% 280 -46%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 22 -100%
 Asian 334 3.6% 118 +183%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 9 0.24% 9 +144%
 Two Or More Races 269 2.45% 269 -16%

Zip Code 19079 Race/Ethnicity

 White 17.7%
 Black Or African American 76.4%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 19079 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population91688923
Male Population45.20%
Female Population54.80%
Total Households3464
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
67.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$46332
Income Under $50K Per Year53.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.20%
19079 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 5Mary Gay ScanlonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$111811
Average Real Estate Sale Price$93661
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63a - Delaware River Terraces and Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 19079 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25263443536368675947383046
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425263738186847766554464
Avg Precip (In.)3.652.833.943.664.123.644.413.994.0933.393.4644.17
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type19079
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Eastwick - Southwest Philadelphia