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People

Total Population 1,303
Male Share of the Population 50.3%
Female Share of the Population 49.7%
Senior Citizens 23.6%
Employed Population 16+ 608
Age of the Population 48

Families

% of people married 57.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $58,750
% Above Poverty Level 95.4%
% Below Poverty Level 4.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.3%
% Using Public Transportation 1%

Housing

People Living Alone 28.8%
Median Gross Rent $656
Median House Value $113,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.6%
US/American 0%
English 6.8%
Irish 19.2%

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

West Leechburg Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 24 miles NE of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Armstrong
Metro Area Pittsburgh
Standard Zip Codes 15656
Phone Area Codes 724
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.63
Longitude -79.6

West Leechburg 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 FORD CITY 4 S DAM
Distance 8 miles
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
Distance 8.3 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 INDIANA 3 SE
Distance 25.5 miles
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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, West Leechburg, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

North Leechburg (15656)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
East Vandergrift 742 $45,682
Freeport 1,790 $52,768
Hyde Park 426 $58,438
Leechburg 2,056 $45,208

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

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