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Demographics

People

Total Population499
Male Share of the Population49.3%
Female Share of the Population50.7%
Senior Citizens17.4%
Employed Population 16+176
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married52.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.8%
Median Earnings25+$32,426
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,000

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,750
% Above Poverty Level85.1%
% Below Poverty Level14.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time35 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.1%
Median Gross Rent$658
Median House Value$59,700

Ancestry

Irish24.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.6%
Italian9.6%
English7.6%
Dutch5.4%
Polish5.2%
African4.2%
French Except Basque1.2%
Welsh1.2%
Slovak1.2%
Norwegian0.8%
Scottish0.6%
Swedish0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
German0.2%
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Dawson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Fayette County
Standard Zip Codes15428
Phone Area Codes724
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.08
Approximate Longitude-79.68

Dawson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationUNIONTOWN 1 NE
Distance9.6 miles
Jan Temp19 to 38 F
Apr Temp36 to 63 F
Jul Temp60 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip43.3 inches
StationDONORA 1 SW
Distance13.9 miles
Jan Temp20 to 38 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp43 to 66 F
Annual Precip37.6 inches
StationCONFLUENCE 1 SW DAM
Distance22.9 miles
Jan Temp16 to 37 F
Apr Temp34 to 63 F
Jul Temp57 to 85 F
Oct Temp37 to 65 F
Annual Precip45.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Connellsville7,516$50,250
Everson763$59,250
Perryopolis1,873$65,602
Scottdale4,277$57,000
South Connellsville1,819$54,853
Vanderbilt333$50,833
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