Zip Code 34947 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFort Pierce
Zip Code StateFlorida
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Saint Lucie
Area Code772
Current Population:12186
Racial Majority:African American 58.62%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 46.1%
Unemployment Rate:7.5%
Median Household Income$26972
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30940
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range13 - 20 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)27.44886100, -80.37655100

Zip Code 34947 Description

Zip Code 34947 is located in the state of Florida in the West Palm Beach metro area. Zip code 34947 is primarily located in Saint Lucie County. The official US Postal Service name for 34947 is FORT PIERCE, Florida. Portions of zip code 34947 are contained within or border the city limits of Fort Pierce, FL, Fort Pierce North, FL, and Fort Pierce South, FL. The area code for zip code 34947 is 772. 34947 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Florida.

The current unemployment level in 34947 is 7.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 34947 increased to 12186 from 10443 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 34947 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 34947 public schools is Black. 77.9% of students in 34947 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2775 22.67% 2498 +11%
 Black Or African American 7174 58.62% 7186 +-0%
 Hispanic 2054 16.78% 2117 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.11% 27 -52%
 Asian 11 0.09% 90 -88%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 19 0.27% 19 +74%
 Two Or More Races 246 1.46% 246 -27%

Zip Code 34947 Race/Ethnicity

 White 23.3%
 Black Or African American 46.1%
 Hispanic 27.2%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 34947 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1218610443
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households4108
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
77.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$26972
Income Under $50K Per Year75.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.30%
34947 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Florida District 18Brian MastRepublican
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34947 Florida State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
55Cary PigmanRepublican
84Delores Hogan JohnsonDemocrat
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34947 Florida State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
25Gayle HarrellRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$143640
Average Real Estate Sale Price$46676
Current Unemployment Level 7.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 10a: 30F to 35F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 75d - Eastern Florida Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesJanuary 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesJanuary 21 - 31

Zip Code 34947 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)51525661677172727267615463
Avg Max Temp (°F)74757982868991918985807683
Avg Precip (In.)2.672.923.292.684.45.965.896.397.775.743.492.353.5
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Port St. Lucie-Fort Pierce, FL
CBSA Type34947
CBSA Population420706
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
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