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People

Total Population 5,556
Male Share of the Population 45%
Female Share of the Population 55%
Senior Citizens 13.6%
Employed Population 16+ 1,633
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 27.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $29,600
% Above Poverty Level 59.8%
% Below Poverty Level 40.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 3.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.6%
% Using Public Transportation 19.8%

Housing

People Living Alone 41.1%
Median Gross Rent $592
Median House Value $38,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 49.9%
US/American 0%
English 1.7%
Irish 8%

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

Duquesne Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 8 miles SE of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Allegheny
Metro Area Pittsburgh
Standard Zip Codes 15110
Phone Area Codes 412
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.381
Longitude -79.86

Duquesne 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 MCKEESPORT
Distance 3.3 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 38 to 62 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 37.7 inches
Station DONORA 1 SW
Distance 14.9 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 21.9 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Braddock 1,989 $26,750
East Pittsburgh 1,827 $25,972
McKeesport 19,637 $39,886

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

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Duquesne High Schools

DUQUESNE MS/HS
412-466-0714
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 428 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.8

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Historic Duquesne

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Duquesne Steel Plant (Carnegie Steel Co) between 1900 and 1910

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Duquesne Steel Plant (Carnegie Steel Co) between 1900 and 1910

Carnegie Steel Co. (Duquesne Plant) between 1900 and 1915

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