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People

Total Population 2,378
Male Share of the Population 46.3%
Female Share of the Population 53.7%
Senior Citizens 19%
Employed Population 16+ 878
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 40.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.2%
Median Earnings25+ $25,188
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $12,292
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,779

Wealth

Median Family Income $34,491
% Above Poverty Level 67.8%
% Below Poverty Level 32.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.2%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 43.9%
Median Gross Rent $375
Median House Value $55,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.4%
US/American 0%
English 11.4%
Irish 21.4%

Brownsville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 29 miles S of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Fayette
Metro Area Pittsburgh
Standard Zip Codes 15417
Phone Area Codes 724
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.023
Longitude -79.884

Brownsville 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 DONORA 1 SW
Distance 9.9 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 38 F
Apr Temp 38 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 37.6 inches
Station WASHINGTON 3 NE
Distance 19.3 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 34 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 60 to 82 F
Oct Temp 40 to 62 F
Annual Precip 38.1 inches
Station COOPERS ROCK ST FOREST
Distance 24.4 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 32 F
Apr Temp 35 to 56 F
Jul Temp 58 to 77 F
Oct Temp 39 to 59 F
Annual Precip 52.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
California 6,703 $57,179
Coal Center 75 $47,250
Daisytown 371 $61,786
Elco 321 $50,313

Brownsville Public Libraries

Library
Brownsville Fr Public Library
100 SENECA ST
Brownsville, Pennsylvania
(724) 785-7272

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Brownsville High Schools

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724-785-8200
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 628 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.1

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