Heidelberg, Pennsylvania

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Heidelberg, Pennsylvania

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Heidelberg Public Transportation Use
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Heidelberg Well-Paid Single Women
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Heidelberg Walking and Biking to Work

Comparative Profile of Heidelberg, Pennsylvania

Comparing Heidelberg 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
Well-Paid Single Women 9 8
Senior Citizens 8 8
Well-Paid Single Men 8 8
Female Share of the Population 8 8
Age of the Population 8 7
Racial Diversity 5 5
Male Share of the Population 3 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 2 3
Average Household Size 1 2


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

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 10
Walking and Biking to Work 9 9
Short Commute Times 6 6
Working at Home 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 8
People Living Alone 10 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 7
Affordability of Rents 4 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 4
Housing Recently Built 1 5

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Heidelberg Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 6 miles SW of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Allegheny
Metro Area Pittsburgh
Standard Zip Codes 15106
Phone Area Codes 412
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.392
Longitude -80.091

Heidelberg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.6 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 35 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 43 to 63 F
Annual Precip 37.8 inches
Distance 12.5 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
Distance 15.2 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
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Heidelberg Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,225 100%
Male 571 46.6%
Female 654 53.4%
Under 18 231 18.9%
18+ 994 81.1%
65+ 252 20.6%
Median Age 40.6
Average Family Size 2.79
White 1,196 97.6%
African-American 12 1%
Asian 3 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 3 0.2%
Mixed Race 11 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 7 0.6%

Estimated Heidelberg Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,174
Growth -51
Growth % -4.2%

Heidelberg 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 23.7%
Polish 19.2%
Italian 15.9%
Irish 12.9%
English 3.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.7%
Ukrainian 2.7%
Scotch-Irish 2.3%
US/American 2.2%
Hungarian 2%
French (except Basque) 1.7%
Russian 1.4%
Scottish 1.1%
Slovak 1.1%
Slavic 0.8%
Lithuanian 0.7%
Norwegian 0.6%
European 0.6%
Swedish 0.5%
Serbian 0.5%
Austrian 0.5%
Romanian 0.5%
Carpatho Rusyn 0.4%
Czech 0.3%
Greek 0.3%
Slovene 0.2%
Danish 0.2%
Finnish 0.2%
Dutch 0.2%
Welsh 0.2%
Swiss 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Collier Township (15106)
Rennerdale (15106)

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)
Heidelberg 1,225 $41,023
Bridgeville 5,341 $46,500
Carnegie 8,389 $41,371
Castle Shannon 8,556 $48,586
Crafton 6,706 $52,386
Dormont 9,305 $51,826
Ingram 3,712 $45,824
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