Ben Avon Heights, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 372 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.1%
 
Males: 184  (49.6%)
Females: 188  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  45.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15202.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $153,629 (it was $105,006 in 2000)
Ben Avon Heights:

$153,629
PA:

$56,907

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $75,235 (it was $44,191 in 2000)

Ben Avon Heights borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $349,472 (it was $191,900 in 2000)
Ben Avon Heights:

$349,472
PA:

$174,100

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $182,852; Detached houses: $185,760; Townhouses or other attached units: $164,240; In 2-unit structures: $141,882; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $220,146; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $199,881; Mobile homes: $62,577
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  • Races in Ben Avon Heights, PA (2010)

    Ben Avon Heights races chart
    • 36097.0%White alone
    • 61.6%Two or more races
    • 30.8%Hispanic
    • 10.3%Black alone
    • 10.3%Asian alone

Races in Ben Avon Heights detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ben Avon Heights: 92.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.8%), German (10.9%), Italian (9.9%), English (7.9%), Polish (5.0%), Austrian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Elevation: 1100 feet

Land area: 0.17 square miles.

Population density: 2,210 people per square mile   (low).

Ben Avon Heights,PA real estate house value index trend

Ben Avon Heights, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Ben Avon Heights:

  • High school or higher: 99.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 85.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 51.4%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ben Avon Heights borough:

  • Never married: 18.9%
  • Now married: 69.4%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

10 residents are foreign born (2.3% Europe).

This borough:

2.9%
Pennsylvania:

6.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $6,889 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $5,865 (1.8%)

Ben Avon Heights satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (7.1 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (262.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Ben Avon borough, PA (0.7 miles ), Avalon borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Emsworth borough, PA (1.1 miles ), Bellevue borough, PA (1.3 miles ), West View borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Stowe Township, PA (1.5 miles ), Kennedy Township, PA (1.7 miles ), McKees Rocks borough, PA (1.7 miles ).

Latitude: 40.51 N, Longitude: 80.07 W

Ben Avon Heights household income distribution Ben Avon Heights home values distribution

Property values in Ben Avon Heights, PA


Crime rates in Ben Avon Heights by Year
Type 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 010000001
per 100,000 0.0280.90.00.00.00.00.00.0265.3
Theft 033317638
per 100,000 0.0842.7838.0806.5268.11,871.71,643.8806.52,122.0
Auto thefts 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 256.8) 0.053.433.532.310.774.965.832.3103.4

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Crime rate in Ben Avon Heights detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

37.14
Pennsylvania average:

2.39
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-1.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (32%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (31%)
  • Legal occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (3%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Ben Avon Heights: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ben Avon Heights, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ben Avon Heights-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the Ben Avon Heights borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 50.0 miles away from the borough center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ben Avon Heights-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 69.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 94.3 miles away from Ben Avon Heights center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 261.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 105.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 212.9 miles away from Ben Avon Heights center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 225.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Allegheny County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ben Avon Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ben Avon Heights:

  • DCI OF NORTH BOROUGH CLINIC (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • LIFECARE HOSPITALS OF PITTSBURGH SNF UNIT (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL ROBINS (Hospital, about 2 miles away; CORAOPOLIS, PA)
  • MASONIC EASTERN STAR HOME-WEST (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PGH, PA)
  • CARING HEIGHTS COMMUNITY CARE AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CORAOPOLIS, PA)
  • LITTLE SISTERS OF THE POOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MCKEES ROCKS, PA)

Amtrak station near Ben Avon Heights:

  • 7 miles: PITTSBURGH (1100 LIBERTY AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Ben Avon Heights:

  • 20 miles: Beaver Valley 1 and 2 in Shippingport, PA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ben Avon Heights:

  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 6 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 13,486)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Point Park University (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Duquesne University (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • Robert Morris University (about 8 miles; Moon Township, PA; FT enrollment: 4,823)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 8 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 9 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 14,186)

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Notable location: Shannopin Country Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Allegheny County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.263. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.263
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.61. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.61
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0108. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0108
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 3.2%
(3.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.8 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  78.0%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  4.5%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 2.3% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Ben Avon Heights travel time to work - commute Ben Avon Heights mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Ben Avon Heights borough (based on Allegheny County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic460,672183
Mainline Protestant139,551414
Evangelical Protestant78,101349
Other38,78198
Black Protestant14,26875
Orthodox9,60629
None482,369-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 209
Allegheny County:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 133
Allegheny County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 297
Allegheny County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 993
Here:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegheny County:

26.3%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ben Avon Heights:

59.2%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ben Avon Heights:

59.3%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Ben Avon Heights:

27.6
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ben Avon Heights:

19.0%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.2%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ben Avon Heights:

7.1
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.6%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

64.4%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Ben Avon Heights:

81.0%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ben Avon Heights, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,583
Police - Other 0$0 4$1,272
Totals for Government 0$0 5$2,855

Ben Avon Heights government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Parks & Recreation: $54,000 ($145.16)
    Police Protection: $46,000 ($123.66)
    Regular Highways: $43,000 ($115.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($75.27)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($29.57)
    Central Staff Services: $11,000 ($29.57)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($16.13)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($13.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,000 ($2.69)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $104,000 ($279.57)

Ben Avon Heights government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $6,000 ($16.13)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $16,000 ($43.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $20,000 ($53.76)
    Highways: $8,000 ($21.51)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $66,000 ($177.42)
    Property: $48,000 ($129.03)
    NEC: $16,000 ($43.01)

Ben Avon Heights government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $474,000 ($1274.19)

3.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,571 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.90%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($442 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.38% ($38,522 average AGI)
from Washington County, PA  0.24% ($56,179)
from Butler County, PA  0.20% ($49,311)


3.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($53,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.77%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($983 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.37% ($46,444 average AGI)
to Washington County, PA  0.25% ($57,144)
to Butler County, PA  0.24% ($60,465)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ben Avon Heights:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WAMO (860 AM; 1 kW; MILLVALE, PA; Owner: SHERIDAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ben Avon Heights:

  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)
  • WOGF (104.3 FM; EAST LIVERPOOL, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAMO-FM (106.7 FM; BEAVER FALLS, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Ben Avon Heights:

  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W66BQ (Channel 66; BEAVER, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKBN-TV (Channel 27; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WWBP-LP (Channel 25; FREEDOM, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 2,844Total average daily traffic
  • 170Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,287Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$169,0006$225,66718$246,611
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$02$230,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$05$344,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$225,0004$219,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$120,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4330.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$234,5001$299,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$303,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
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Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4330.00

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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (98%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Ben Avon Heights compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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