Zip Code 19121 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePhiladelphia
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Philadelphia
Area Code215 / 267 / 445
Current Population:36572
Racial Majority:African American 76.43%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 92.3%
Unemployment Rate:9.4%
Median Household Income$19723
Average Adjusted Gross Income$32060
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time34.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range148 - 148 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.98238800, -75.18104600

Zip Code 19121 Description

Zip Code 19121 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 19121 is primarily located in Philadelphia County. The official US Postal Service name for 19121 is PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 19121 are contained within or border the city limits of Philadelphia, PA, . Zip code 19121 is within area code 267 and area code 215. 19121 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 19121 is 9.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.7% 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 19121 increased to 36572 from 34935 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19121 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 19121 public schools is Black. 87.7% of students in 19121 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5214 15.9% 4753 +10%
 Black Or African American 25060 76.43% 29215 -14%
 Hispanic 1233 3.76% 1098 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 67 0.2% 85 -21%
 Asian 710 2.17% 707 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 55 0.17% 55 +2%
 Two Or More Races 648 1.36% 648 -31%

Zip Code 19121 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.9%
 Black Or African American 92.3%
 Hispanic 2.9%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.3%

Zip Code 19121 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3657234935
Male Population45.30%
Female Population54.70%
Total Households13097
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
87.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$19723
Income Under $50K Per Year80.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.80%
19121 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 3Dwight EvansDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$153038
Average Real Estate Sale Price$79250
Current Unemployment Level 9.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63a - Delaware River Terraces and Uplands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 19121 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25263442526267665947383046
Avg Max Temp (°F)40435263738286857766554464
Avg Precip (In.)3.792.8843.814.343.844.574.334.263.263.553.5646.18
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type19121
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours