West Leechburg strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing West Leechburg to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
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|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
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|Nearest Large City||24 miles NE of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||15656|
|Phone Area Codes||724|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||FORD CITY 4 S DAM|
|Jan Temp||17 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||40.7 inches|
|Station||SALINA 3 W|
|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||INDIANA 3 SE|
|Jan Temp||19 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||47 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.77|
|American Indian & Alaskan||0||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||8||0.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,263|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||0.8%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||0.4%|
According to the US Postal Service, West Leechburg, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:North Leechburg (15656)
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