Wall, Pennsylvania

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Wall, Pennsylvania

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Wall strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):

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Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Wall Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Property Taxes
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Top 9% Wall Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Wall, Pennsylvania

Comparing Wall to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Senior Citizens 8 7
Age of the Population 8 7
Female Share of the Population 7 6
Well-Paid Single Women 6 4
Well-Paid Single Men 5 4
Racial Diversity 5 5
Male Share of the Population 4 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 2 3
Portion of People Married 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 4 2
People Above Poverty 3 2
Median Family Income 2 1
College Educated Adults 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 9
Working at Home 5 7
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4
Short Commute Times 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 9 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 6 4
Affordability of Rents 4 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1
Housing Recently Built 1 3

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Wall Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 11 miles E of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Allegheny
Metro Area Pittsburgh
Standard Zip Codes 15148
Phone Area Codes 412
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.393
Longitude -79.786

Wall Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 5.9 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 SALINA 3 W
Distance 15.1 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 16.3 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
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Wall Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 727 100%
Male 345 47.5%
Female 382 52.5%
Under 18 143 19.7%
18+ 584 80.3%
65+ 142 19.5%
Median Age 40.2
Average Family Size 2.84
White 707 97.2%
African-American 15 2.1%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 4 0.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 2 0.3%

Estimated Wall Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 684
Growth -43
Growth % -5.9%

Wall Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Italian 19.9%
Irish 15%
German 14.7%
Slovak 13.1%
Serbian 9.1%
Polish 6.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.1%
English 3.8%
Ukrainian 3.1%
Slavic 2.3%
US/American 1.5%
French (except Basque) 1.1%
Swedish 1.1%
Scotch-Irish 1%
Pennsylvania German 0.8%
Hungarian 0.8%
Russian 0.7%
Scottish 0.5%
African 0.3%
Greek 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Wall 727 $32,500
East McKeesport 2,343 $38,000
East Pittsburgh 2,017 $32,037
Pitcairn 3,689 $34,226
Trafford 3,236 $40,236
Turtle Creek 6,076 $43,975
Wilmerding 2,145 $31,667
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