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Demographics

People

Total Population892
Male Share of the Population45.5%
Female Share of the Population54.5%
Senior Citizens21.7%
Employed Population 16+363
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married63.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.4%
Median Earnings25+$28,819
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$5,833
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,813

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,906
% Above Poverty Level85.5%
% Below Poverty Level14.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.4%
% Using Public Transportation3%

Housing

People Living Alone28%
Median Gross Rent$528
Median House Value$93,100

Ancestry

Italian22.8%
Irish17.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.1%
Polish8.1%
English7.5%
Swedish4.7%
Scottish4%
Dutch3.5%
German2.2%
Czech2.2%
Ukrainian1.7%
Slovak1.3%
Hungarian1.2%
Macedonian1.1%
Croatian1%
French Except Basque0.9%
Finnish0.6%
Austrian0.3%
Welsh0.1%
Belgian0.1%
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Rural Valley Almanac

CategoryValue
County Armstrong County
Standard Zip Codes16249
Phone Area Codes724
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.79
Approximate Longitude-79.31

Rural Valley Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPUTNEYVILLE 2 SE DAM
Distance9.4 miles
Jan Temp15 to 33 F
Apr Temp34 to 58 F
Jul Temp57 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 62 F
Annual Precip44.5 inches
StationFORD CITY 4 S DAM
Distance11.3 miles
Jan Temp17 to 37 F
Apr Temp36 to 63 F
Jul Temp59 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip40.7 inches
StationINDIANA 3 SE
Distance17.3 miles
Jan Temp19 to 36 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp59 to 82 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip47 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Creekside354$41,000
Dayton502$47,000
Elderton367$50,625
Kittanning3,920$49,435
Manorville470$65,000
Plumville311$59,167

Rural Valley Public Schools

Shannock Valley El Sch
210 Cowanshannock Avenue
ZIP: 16249
(724) 783-6991
Primary
Total Enrollment 336
West Shamokin Jshs
178 Wolf Drive
ZIP: 16249
(724) 783-7040
High
Total Enrollment 671
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