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People

Total Population 3,144
Male Share of the Population 47.6%
Female Share of the Population 52.4%
Senior Citizens 18.5%
Employed Population 16+ 1,276
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 23.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $30,256
% Above Poverty Level 76%
% Below Poverty Level 24%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 14.3%
% Using Public Transportation 25.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 40.6%
Median Gross Rent $675
Median House Value $42,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 55.4%
US/American 0%
English 1.7%
Irish 5.8%

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

Homestead Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 5 miles SE of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Allegheny
Metro Area Pittsburgh
Standard Zip Codes 15120
Phone Area Codes 412
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.405
Longitude -79.912

Homestead 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 5.6 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 16.7 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 SALINA 3 W
Distance 20.5 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Braddock 1,989 $26,750

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

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Homestead High Schools

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Serves 389 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 38.9

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Historic Homestead

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Homestead Steel Works between 1900 and 1910

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Homestead Steel Works between 1900 and 1910

Carnegie blast furnaces 1905 (est.)

Loading scrap (Homestead Steel Works) c1908.

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