East Vandergrift, Pennsylvania

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East Vandergrift, Pennsylvania

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 3% trophy East Vandergrift Affordability of Property Taxes
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% East Vandergrift Walking and Biking to Work
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% East Vandergrift Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of East Vandergrift, Pennsylvania

Comparing East Vandergrift 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 7 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 8
Well-Paid Single Men 4 3
Male Share of the Population 3 3
Racial Diversity 1 1


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


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

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 9 9
Public Transportation Use 9 7
Short Commute Times 3 2
Working at Home 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 10 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 10
Affordability of Rents 6 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1
Housing Recently Built 1 1

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East Vandergrift Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 25 miles NE of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Westmoreland
Metro Area Pittsburgh
P.O. Box Zip Codes 15629
Phone Area Codes 724
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.598
Longitude -79.561

East Vandergrift Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station SALINA 3 W
Distance 5.7 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
Distance 22.4 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 36 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 41 to 64 F
Annual Precip 39 inches
Station INDIANA 3 SE
Distance 23.4 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
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East Vandergrift Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 742 100%
Male 343 46.2%
Female 399 53.8%
Under 18 175 23.6%
18+ 567 76.4%
65+ 164 22.1%
Median Age 39
Average Family Size 2.88
White 739 99.6%
African-American 1 0.1%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 1 0.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 0 0%

Estimated East Vandergrift Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 706
Growth -36
Growth % -4.9%

East Vandergrift 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
Polish 20.2%
Slovak 19.5%
German 18.9%
Italian 13.3%
Irish 7.7%
US/American 6.2%
Lithuanian 3.6%
English 2.3%
Ukrainian 1.2%
Scotch-Irish 1.2%
Dutch 1%
Welsh 0.9%
Danish 0.9%
Austrian 0.7%
Scottish 0.7%
French (except Basque) 0.6%
Russian 0.3%
Hungarian 0.3%
Slavic 0.3%
Czechoslovakian 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
East Vandergrift 742 $30,000
Apollo 1,765 $29,952
Hyde Park 513 $39,519
Leechburg 2,386 $38,785
North Apollo 1,426 $35,789
Vandergrift 5,455 $35,984
West Leechburg 1,290 $44,000
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