Houston strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing Houston to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Large City||17 miles SW of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||15342|
|Phone Area Codes||724|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||WASHINGTON 3 NE|
|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|
|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||WELLSBURG WTR TRMT PL|
|Jan Temp||20 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||39.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.91|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||5||0.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,276|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||6.3%|
|French (except Basque)||2.1%|
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Penn Foster College
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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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Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Sacred Heart University Online
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 634 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.5
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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. Pinehurst, Texas||78.8||33.4%||24.1%||12.2%||23||$41,563||5.7%||14%||2,274||17.2%||61.1||0.3%||7|
|2. Newkirk, Oklahoma||77.2||31.1%||17.8%||10.2%||21||$38,125||5.6%||16.3%||2,243||16.4%||55.3||1.1%||8.5|
|3. Morton, Washington||76.9||32.1%||24.3%||14%||19||$37,054||5.8%||4.6%||1,045||14%||68.9||1%||4.8|
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