Confluence, Pennsylvania

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Confluence, Pennsylvania

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 1% trophy Confluence Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 4% trophy Confluence Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Confluence, Pennsylvania

Comparing Confluence 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
Senior Citizens 9 9
Female Share of the Population 9 9
Age of the Population 9 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 6
Well-Paid Single Men 2 1
Male Share of the Population 2 2
Racial Diversity 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 4 5
Average Household Size 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 3 1
People Above Poverty 2 1
Median Family Income 2 1
College Educated Adults 2 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Public Transportation Use 8 6
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4
Short Commute Times 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 10
People Living Alone 9 7
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 5
Housing Recently Built 4 9

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Confluence Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 55 miles SE of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Somerset
Metro Area Johnstown
Standard Zip Codes 15424
Phone Area Codes 814
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.812
Longitude -79.356

Confluence Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 1 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 37 F
Apr Temp 34 to 63 F
Jul Temp 57 to 85 F
Oct Temp 37 to 65 F
Annual Precip 45.5 inches
Distance 20.4 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 38 F
Apr Temp 36 to 63 F
Jul Temp 60 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 65 F
Annual Precip 43.3 inches
Distance 23.6 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
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Confluence Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 834 100%
Male 383 45.9%
Female 451 54.1%
Under 18 169 20.3%
18+ 665 79.7%
65+ 194 23.3%
Median Age 42.2
Average Family Size 2.91
White 830 99.5%
African-American 2 0.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 2 0.2%

Estimated Confluence Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 793
Growth -41
Growth % -4.9%

Confluence 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 32.2%
US/American 15%
Irish 13%
English 8.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.7%
Dutch 6.6%
Italian 5.4%
Pennsylvania German 3.5%
Scottish 2.8%
Portuguese 1.4%
Scotch-Irish 1.2%
Slavic 0.9%
Welsh 0.7%
Hungarian 0.5%
Ukrainian 0.3%
French (except Basque) 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Confluence, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Listonburg (15424)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Confluence 834 $31,181
Addison 214 $34,250
Markleysburg 282 $29,063
Meyersdale 2,473 $29,798
Rockwood 954 $31,023
Salisbury 878 $36,188
Ursina 254 $31,071
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Confluence High Schools (2004)

Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 193 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.4

Confluence Colleges

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