Cheswick, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 1,703 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.3%
 
Males: 838  (49.2%)
Females: 865  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

50.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15024.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $62,137 (it was $40,625 in 2000)
Cheswick:

$62,137
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $37,933 (it was $22,982 in 2000)

Cheswick borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $152,397 (it was $82,900 in 2000)
Cheswick:

$152,397
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $198,388; detached houses: $201,492; townhouses or other attached units: $178,315; in 2-unit structures: $171,604; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $156,269; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $222,418; mobile homes: $37,106

Median gross rent in 2017: $941.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cheswick: 95.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.8%
(8.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Cheswick, PA (2010)
    • 1,71798.3%White alone
    • 100.6%Hispanic
    • 70.4%Asian alone
    • 70.4%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Black alone
    • 10.06%American Indian alone
    • 10.06%Other race alone

Races in Cheswick detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Cheswick, Pennsylvania as of July 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cheswick is 138 to 1.


Crime rates in Cheswick by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2011

2012

2014

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.5)
1
(58.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(219.4)
1
(55.8)
4
(228.4)
2
(115.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.1)
3
(171.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(173.7)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
17
(932.5)
4
(223.2)
10
(571.1)
9
(517.5)
5
(289.9)
6
(342.5)
9
(513.7)
15
(864.1)
14
(810.7)
8
(468.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(109.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.6)
1
(57.9)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)61.412.838.840.323.222.343.939.249.218.7

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Crime rate in Cheswick detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.59
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: German (17.0%), Italian (14.9%), Polish (12.1%), Irish (12.0%), Slovak (5.8%), Ukrainian (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 04/03/1902

Elevation: 770 feet

Land area: 0.48 square miles.

Population density: 3,554 people per square mile   (average).

Cheswick, Pennsylvania map

84 residents are foreign born (3.6% Europe).

This borough:

4.7%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,488 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,904 (2.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (11.6 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (248.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Springdale borough, PA (1.0 miles ),
Harwick, PA (1.0 miles ),
Oakmont borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
New Kensington, PA (1.7 miles ),
Arnold, PA (1.8 miles ),
Verona borough, PA (1.8 miles ),
Plum borough, PA (2.0 miles ),
Blawnox borough, PA (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 40.54 N, Longitude: 79.80 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 724

Distribution of median household income in Cheswick, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Cheswick, PA in 2017

Property values in Cheswick, PA

Cheswick satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Cheswick, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.2%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.7%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.5%)
  • Utilities (5.6%)
  • Health care (5.4%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.3%)
  • Educational services (12.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Cheswick, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.0%)
  • Carpenters (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Registered nurses (9.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)

Average climate in Cheswick, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Cheswick, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.251. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.251
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.96. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.96
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.785. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.785
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0107. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0107
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Cheswick-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the Cheswick borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the borough center killed 9 people and injured 120 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cheswick-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 72.6 miles away from Cheswick center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 102.0 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 110.0 miles away from the city 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 274.1 miles away from Cheswick 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 198.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 365.6 miles away from Cheswick center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), 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).
Cheswick topographic map

Main business address for: TOLLGRADE COMMUNICATIONS INC \PA\ (SERVICES-TELEPHONE INTERCONNECT SYSTEMS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Cheswick:

  • CONSULATE HEALTH CARE OF CHESWICK (3876 SAXONBURG BOULEVARD)
  • HARMAR VILLAGE CARE CENTER (715 FREEPORT ROAD)
  • DCI RENAL SERVICES OF PITTSBURGH, LLC - HARMAR VILLAGE (725 FREEPORT ROAD)

Amtrak station near Cheswick:

  • 13 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cheswick:

  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 11 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 11 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 12 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Duquesne University (about 13 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • Point Park University (about 13 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 14 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • Seton Hill University (about 21 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)

Public high school in Cheswick:

  • DEER LAKES HS (Students: 637, Location: 163 EAST UNION RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Cheswick:

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Notable locations in Cheswick: Cheswick Borough Hall (A), Cheswick Police Department (B), Valley Community Services (C), Cheswick Volunteer Fire Company Station 121 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Cheswick that have no violations reported:

  • CHESWICK BORO WATER DEPT (Population served: 1,769, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.1 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

63.3%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

4.0%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Cheswick:

Marital status in Cheswick, PA
  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 58.1%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

For population 25 years and over in Cheswick:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Cheswick
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Religion statistics for Cheswick, PA (based on Allegheny County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

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.
State:

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

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Allegheny County:

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegheny County:

26.3%
State:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Allegheny County:

12.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cheswick:

64.9%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cheswick:

66.8%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.0
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.1%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cheswick:

8.6%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cheswick:

7.3
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cheswick:

38.4%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

68.6%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.0%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cheswick, 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
Police Protection - Officers 10$55,524$66,62920$27,436
Streets and Highways 10$43,272$51,9260$0
Other Government Administration 5$20,714$49,71422$10,270
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 25$119,510$57,36542$37,706

Cheswick government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($1.76)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($1.17)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $326,000 ($191.43)
    Police Protection: $293,000 ($172.05)
    Regular Highways: $122,000 ($71.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $120,000 ($70.46)
    Central Staff Services: $92,000 ($54.02)
    General - Other: $71,000 ($41.69)
    Sewerage: $46,000 ($27.01)
    Local Fire Protection: $23,000 ($13.51)
    Financial Administration: $21,000 ($12.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($5.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($4.70)
    General Public Buildings: $5,000 ($2.94)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($1.17)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($1.17)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $866,000 ($508.51)
    Benefit Payments: $618,000 ($362.89)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $552,000 ($324.13)
    Withdrawals: $69,000 ($40.52)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $70,000 ($41.10)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $12,000 ($7.05)
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000 ($3.52)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($1.17)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.59)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.59)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $449,000 ($263.65)

Cheswick government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $92,000 ($54.02)
    Sewerage: $83,000 ($48.74)
    Other: $13,000 ($7.63)
    Parking Facilities: $4,000 ($2.35)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $467,000 ($274.22)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $47,000 ($27.60)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $8,000 ($4.70)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $15,000 ($8.81)
    Sale of Property: $10,000 ($5.87)
    Rents: $8,000 ($4.70)
    General Revenue - Other: $7,000 ($4.11)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $244,000 ($143.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $67,000 ($39.34)
    Highways: $38,000 ($22.31)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($1.17)
  • Tax - Property: $540,000 ($317.09)
    Individual Income: $159,000 ($93.36)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $29,000 ($17.03)
    Public Utility License: $28,000 ($16.44)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $10,000 ($5.87)

Cheswick government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,030,000 ($1192.01)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,030,000 ($1192.01)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,782,000 ($1046.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,782,000 ($1046.39)

Cheswick government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $221,000 ($129.77)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $823,000 ($483.26)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $158,000 ($92.78)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $335,000 ($196.71)

3.75% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,767 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.75%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($680 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.39% ($36,372 average AGI)
from Washington County, PA  0.25% ($52,773)
from Butler County, PA  0.21% ($69,147)


4.40% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($97,201 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,013 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.44% ($52,408 average AGI)
to Washington County, PA  0.32% ($79,340)
to Butler County, PA  0.28% ($90,393)
Businesses in Cheswick, PA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Rite Aid1
Curves1Subway1
FedEx2U-Haul1
GNC1UPS1
Pizza Hut1

Strongest AM radio stations in Cheswick:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGBN (1150 AM; 1 kW; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: PENTECOSTAL TEMPLE DEVELOPMENT CORP.)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAVL (910 AM; 5 kW; APOLLO, PA; Owner: EVANGEL HEIGHTS ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cheswick:

  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WRWJ (88.1 FM; MURRYSVILLE, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INCORPORATED)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)

TV broadcast stations around Cheswick:

  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • 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)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • W25AX (Channel 25; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W66BQ (Channel 66; BEAVER, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • W60BL (Channel 60; BUTLER, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WQVC-CA (Channel 28; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)

Cheswick fatal accident list:

May 3, 1986 01:15 PM, 00070, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 26, 1979 01:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 13, 1976 02:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 1, 1976 09:30 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Jun 13, 1975 02:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 1, 1975 09:30 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cheswick)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Municipal Bldg (Lat: 40.541167 Lon: -79.797833), Call Sign: KNBD973, Licensee ID: L00364738,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.055 MHz, Grant Date: 06/08/2001, Expiration Date: 08/06/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/08/2011, Registrant: Cheswick, Borough Of, 220 S Atlantic Ave, Cheswick, PA 15024, Phone: (412) 274-5125
  • Lat: 40.557222 Lon: -79.837278, Call Sign: WPPD651,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.162 MHz, 469.162 MHz, Grant Date: 10/11/2014, Expiration Date: 11/02/2024, Certifier: Ed Cunningham, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 40.552278 Lon: -79.812278, Call Sign: WNPB913,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.750 MHz, 469.750 MHz, Grant Date: 03/28/2014, Expiration Date: 04/12/2024, Certifier: Kenneth T Gulick, Registrant: Bearcom Operating LP, P.O. Box 559001, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (800) 458-9887, Fax: (214) 355-1714, Email:
  • Lat: 40.543389 Lon: -79.807806, Call Sign: WPXA464,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.325 MHz, 462.225 MHz, 462.425 MHz, Grant Date: 01/04/2013, Expiration Date: 02/20/2023, Certifier: Kenneth T Gulick, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 40.541778 Lon: -79.798972, Call Sign: WQTX837,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.737 MHz, 456.462 MHz, 457.987 MHz, 456.712 MHz, 451.737 MHz, 452.662 MHz, Grant Date: 05/02/2014, Expiration Date: 05/02/2024, Cancellation Date: 06/25/2018, Certifier: Donald J Digeronimo, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • Lat: 40.558333 Lon: -79.822500, Call Sign: WQUD362,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.487 MHz, 467.437 MHz, 467.387 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/2014, Expiration Date: 06/09/2024, Certifier: Art Hurst, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • CHESWICK, Lat: 40.542694 Lon: -79.816194, Call Sign: WQJN512,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.268 MHz, Grant Date: 11/07/2008, Expiration Date: 11/07/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2019, Certifier: Joseph R Mccollum, Registrant: Sensus Metering Systems, 450 N Gallatin Avenue, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • ATT3612, Milldam Road (Lat: 40.593944 Lon: -79.852222), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.7 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQQS425,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, Grant Date: 02/22/2013, Expiration Date: 02/22/2023, Cancellation Date: 05/13/2016, Certifier: Brian Higgins, Registrant: Eg Broadcast Newco Corp, 1209 Orange St, Wilmington, DE 19801, Phone: (212) 464-2568, Email:
  • STATION, Cheswick Ave (Lat: 40.552278 Lon: -79.809194), Structure height: 41.8 m, Call Sign: WGY553,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1940.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/05/1991, Expiration Date: 12/05/1996, Cancellation Date: 03/11/1996, Phone: (202) 429-0198

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cheswick)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: AMERICAN AA-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5991L , Serial Number: AA1-0291, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 12/15/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 10/30/2013
    Registrant (Individual): James A Slomer, 34 Deborah Lynn Ct, Cheswick, PA 15024
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 92274 , Serial Number: 16735, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/25/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 09/08/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Richard A Iii Goeller, 3847 Saxonburg Blvd, Cheswick, PA 15024

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
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$114,3643$86,33324$87,5005$34,2000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$02$119,5001$24,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$93,0000$011$89,2735$38,6002$82,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$113,3330$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$112,0001$181,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4180.00

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$107,0001$99,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$133,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4180.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Cheswick, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Cheswick, PA - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 10. The highest number of reported fires - 25 took place in 2016, and the least - 1 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Cheswick, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (53.7%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (17.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cheswick, PA
    • 8853.7%Structure Fires
    • 2917.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 2917.7%Outside Fires
    • 1811.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cheswick, PA
Most common first names in Cheswick, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John13773.4 years
Mary12480.3 years
Joseph8473.4 years
James7071.5 years
William6974.0 years
Anna6282.9 years
George6275.3 years
Robert5967.9 years
Margaret5579.8 years
Frank5476.9 years
Most common last names in Cheswick, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1975.2 years
Baker1175.6 years
Reed1165.8 years
Smith1077.4 years
Borland976.2 years
Walker970.6 years
Johnson975.4 years
Myers976.2 years
Thompson974.6 years
Anderson874.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cheswick, PA
  • 96.3%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.6%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cheswick, PA
  • 78.9%Utility gas
  • 21.1%Electricity


Cheswick compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 8 pilots and 11 other airmen in this city.
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