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People

Total Population 3,356
Male Share of the Population 47.2%
Female Share of the Population 52.8%
Senior Citizens 20.1%
Employed Population 16+ 1,393
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 51.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.9%
Median Earnings25+ $36,673
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $25,703
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,875

Wealth

Median Family Income $66,125
% Above Poverty Level 88.1%
% Below Poverty Level 11.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.3%
Median Gross Rent $536
Median House Value $96,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.5%
US/American 0%
English 9.8%
Irish 15.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Blairsville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 38 miles E of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Indiana
Standard Zip Codes 15717
Phone Area Codes 724
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.431
Longitude -79.261

Blairsville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station DERRY 4 SW
Distance 9.8 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 36 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 49.1 inches
Station INDIANA 3 SE
Distance 13.9 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 36 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 47 inches
Station SALINA 3 W
Distance 16.3 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 37 F
Apr Temp 33 to 61 F
Jul Temp 57 to 83 F
Oct Temp 37 to 64 F
Annual Precip 41.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bolivar 440 $53,750
Derry 2,629 $52,361
Latrobe 8,191 $54,490

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Blairsville Public Libraries

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Blairsville Public Library
113 N. WALNUT ST.
Blairsville, Pennsylvania
(724) 459-6077

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Blairsville High Schools

BLAIRSVILLE SHS
724-459-8882
Serves 387 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.4

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