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People

Total Population 8,963
Male Share of the Population 45%
Female Share of the Population 55%
Senior Citizens 15.5%
Employed Population 16+ 4,816
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 34.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 34.6%
Median Earnings25+ $34,196
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $16,196
Median Earnings With High School Degree $23,989

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,409
% Above Poverty Level 82.7%
% Below Poverty Level 17.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 5.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4%
% Using Public Transportation 21%

Housing

People Living Alone 43%
Median Gross Rent $716
Median House Value $73,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 32.2%
US/American 0%
English 6%
Irish 14.2%

Swissvale Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 6 miles E of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Allegheny
Metro Area Pittsburgh
Standard Zip Codes 15218
Phone Area Codes 412
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.423
Longitude -79.883

Swissvale 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 6.3 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 BAKERSTOWN 3 WNW
Distance 16.5 miles
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 DONORA 1 SW
Distance 17.8 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Braddock 2,030 $24,313
Braddock Hills 1,713 $66,250
Forest Hills 6,501 $88,327
Homestead 3,157 $31,098

Swissvale Public Libraries

Library
Carnegie Fr Lib Of Swissvale
1800 MONONGAHELA AVE
Swissvale, Pennsylvania
(412) 731-2300

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