Homestead strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Homestead to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Large City||5 miles SE of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||15120|
|Phone Area Codes||412|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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|
|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||SALINA 3 W|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.99|
|American Indian & Alaskan||9||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||22||0.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||3,535|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||51.4%|
|French (except Basque)||1%|
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Penn Foster College
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Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
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A Charter School.
Serves 389 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 38.9
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Roxboro, North Carolina||81.6||33.7%||18.1%||7.8%||26||$34,217||6.9%||49.9%||8,696||16.8%||69.6||0.3%||10.4|
|2. Brighton, Alabama||80.9||32.9%||16.3%||9.3%||26||$27,926||6.5%||91%||3,640||27.2%||47.3||0.2%||9.9|
|3. Starke, Florida||73.1||31.5%||18.1%||11.4%||26||$35,093||6.7%||33%||5,593||23.9%||42.6||0.3%||9.5|
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Homestead Steel Works between 1900 and 1910
Carnegie blast furnaces 1905 (est.)
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