West Homestead strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Public Transportation Use
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing West Homestead to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Nearest Large City||5 miles SE of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||15120|
|Phone Area Codes||412|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|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||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|
|Station||WASHINGTON 3 NE|
|Jan Temp||17 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||38.1 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.87|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||12||0.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,060|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||10.9%|
|French (except Basque)||1.4%|
|(As of 2005)|
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Denton, Maryland||81.9||33.1%||22%||17.4%||27||$42,583||5.9%||28.3%||2,960||8.1%||49.7||0.5%||4.4|
|2. Pilot Mountain, North Carolina||78.4||36.9%||19.2%||17.8%||26||$42,279||5.9%||12.2%||1,281||15.5%||73.4||0.3%||6.3|
|3. Sweetwater, Tennessee||77.3||31.8%||20.5%||10.2%||24||$35,269||5.6%||10.3%||5,586||16.4%||57.3||0.3%||9.1|
|4. Madison, North Carolina||77.2||30.9%||18.3%||17%||22||$36,429||5.8%||38.7%||2,262||14.5%||68.1||0.4%||6.6|
|5. Pinehurst, Texas||77.1||33.4%||24.1%||12.2%||23||$41,563||5.7%||14%||2,274||17.2%||61.1||0.3%||7|
|6. Honea Path, South Carolina||76||28.7%||22.3%||10.1%||24||$38,980||6.1%||21%||3,504||14.9%||65.1||0.5%||12.6|
|7. Spencer, North Carolina||75.3||28.6%||18.5%||14.7%||23||$43,702||6.2%||29.7%||3,355||9.5%||45.3||0.3%||4.5|
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