Chicora, Pennsylvania

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Chicora, Pennsylvania

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Chicora strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):

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Affordability of Property Taxes
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Top 11% Chicora Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Chicora, Pennsylvania

Comparing Chicora to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Female Share of the Population 8 8
Well-Paid Single Women 7 5
Senior Citizens 6 5
Age of the Population 6 5
Well-Paid Single Men 5 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 6
Male Share of the Population 3 3
Racial Diversity 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 8
Average Household Size 5 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 8 7
College Educated Adults 6 6
People in Middle Class or Better 5 4
Median Family Income 5 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 5 4
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1
Working at Home 1 1
Public Transportation Use 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 5
People Living Alone 7 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 9
Affordability of Rents 6 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 7
Housing Recently Built 1 1

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Chicora Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 37 miles N of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Butler
Metro Area Pittsburgh
Standard Zip Codes 16025
Phone Area Codes 724
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.948
Longitude -79.743

Chicora Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station BUTLER 2 SW
Distance 11.3 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 34 F
Apr Temp 34 to 59 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 37 to 62 F
Annual Precip 42.4 inches
Distance 20.4 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 37 F
Apr Temp 36 to 63 F
Jul Temp 59 to 85 F
Oct Temp 39 to 65 F
Annual Precip 40.7 inches
Station CLARION 3 SW
Distance 23.8 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 33 F
Apr Temp 31 to 60 F
Jul Temp 55 to 83 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 46.7 inches
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Chicora Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,021 100%
Male 475 46.5%
Female 546 53.5%
Under 18 271 26.5%
18+ 750 73.5%
65+ 173 16.9%
Median Age 38.3
Average Family Size 3.02
White 1,016 99.5%
African-American 2 0.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.3%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated Chicora Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,004
Growth -17
Growth % -1.7%

Chicora Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 39.9%
Irish 11.1%
US/American 10.3%
English 8.9%
Italian 7.6%
Scotch-Irish 5.7%
Swedish 2.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.4%
Scottish 2.3%
Polish 1.3%
Dutch 1.1%
British 1.1%
Serbian 0.8%
Austrian 0.8%
French (except Basque) 0.8%
Russian 0.7%
Croatian 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
European 0.3%
Greek 0.3%
Ukrainian 0.3%
Norwegian 0.3%
Slavic 0.3%
Slovak 0.3%
Pennsylvania German 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Chicora 1,021 $39,375
Bruin 534 $32,500
East Brady 1,038 $37,589
East Butler 679 $41,375
Karns City 244 $34,375
Petrolia 218 $37,708
Worthington 778 $37,292
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