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People

Total Population 6,735
Male Share of the Population 52.1%
Female Share of the Population 47.9%
Senior Citizens 13%
Employed Population 16+ 4,035
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 48.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 31%
Median Earnings25+ $38,729
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $26,850
Median Earnings With High School Degree $35,444

Wealth

Median Family Income $78,674
% Above Poverty Level 92.4%
% Below Poverty Level 7.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.8%
% Using Public Transportation 8.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 41.9%
Median Gross Rent $708
Median House Value $118,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.7%
US/American 0%
English 6.9%
Irish 31.1%

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

West View Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 6 miles N of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Allegheny
Metro Area Pittsburgh
Standard Zip Codes 15229
Phone Area Codes 412
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.522
Longitude -80.034

West View 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 9.2 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 MCKEESPORT
Distance 15.8 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 MONTGOMERY LOCK & DAM
Distance 20.3 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 35 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 42 to 63 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Avalon 4,681 $56,716
Bellevue 8,329 $56,230
Ben Avon 1,692 $105,556
Ben Avon Heights 362 $162,500
Emsworth 2,429 $75,662

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

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