Leechburg strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Leechburg to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Nearest Large City||24 miles NE of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||15656|
|Phone Area Codes||724|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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|
|Station||BAKERSTOWN 3 WNW|
|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|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.85|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||16||0.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,269|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||5.8%|
|French (except Basque)||0.4%|
According to the US Postal Service, Leechburg, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:North Leechburg (15656)
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Serves 261 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11
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