New Salem strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
Comparing New Salem to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Nearest Large City||36 miles S of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||15468|
|Phone Area Codes||724|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||UNIONTOWN 1 NE|
|Jan Temp||19 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||43.3 inches|
|Station||CHALK HILL 2 ENE|
|Jan Temp||18 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||54 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|
|Average Family Size||2.79|
|American Indian & Alaskan||0||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||2||0.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||640|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||8.9%|
|French (except Basque)||1.8%|
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