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People

Total Population 4,507
Male Share of the Population 50.1%
Female Share of the Population 49.9%
Senior Citizens 15.2%
Employed Population 16+ 1,981
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 38.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,735
% Above Poverty Level 82.5%
% Below Poverty Level 17.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.4%
% Using Public Transportation 9.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 38.9%
Median Gross Rent $659
Median House Value $56,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.8%
US/American 0%
English 5.7%
Irish 21.5%

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

Tarentum Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 16 miles NE of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Allegheny
Metro Area Pittsburgh
Standard Zip Codes 15084
Phone Area Codes 724
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.601
Longitude -79.76

Tarentum 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 BAKERSTOWN 3 WNW
Distance 12.2 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 SALINA 3 W
Distance 12.5 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
Station DONORA 1 SW
Distance 30.6 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
Arnold 5,053 $35,500
Brackenridge 3,244 $57,551
Cheswick 1,758 $73,276
Lower Burrell 11,593 $69,405

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

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