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Demographics

People

Total Population446
Male Share of the Population42.6%
Female Share of the Population57.4%
Senior Citizens13.5%
Employed Population 16+236
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married46.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.4%
Median Earnings25+$33,155
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$82,727
% Above Poverty Level98.2%
% Below Poverty Level1.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time45 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone24.4%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$111,800

Ancestry

Irish33%
German27.1%
Polish18.6%
Italian10.5%
Slovak9.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8.5%
English5.8%
Dutch4.5%
Croatian4.3%
Hungarian2%
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New Salem Almanac

CategoryValue
County Fayette County
Standard Zip Codes15468
Phone Area Codes724
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.95
Approximate Longitude-79.83

New Salem 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
Distance6.3 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
StationCHALK HILL 2 ENE
Distance14.4 miles
Jan Temp18 to 34 F
Apr Temp36 to 60 F
Jul Temp59 to 78 F
Oct Temp39 to 61 F
Annual Precip54 inches
StationDONORA 1 SW
Distance16.9 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brownsville2,262$41,141
Carmichaels390$81,250
Fairchance1,825$47,917
Masontown3,397$43,805
Rices Landing510$59,432
Uniontown10,094$37,192
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