Duquesne, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 5,547 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -24.3%
Males: 2,620  (47.2%)
Females: 2,927  (52.8%)
Median resident age:

33.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15110.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $30,233 (it was $19,766 in 2000)
Duquesne:

$30,233
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,917 (it was $12,067 in 2000)

Duquesne city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $61,768 (it was $33,600 in 2000)
Duquesne:

$61,768
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $68,621; detached houses: $70,818; townhouses or other attached units: $24,452; in 2-unit structures: $27,889

Median gross rent in 2017: $619.

March 2019 cost of living index in Duquesne: 92.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 40.2%
(25.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.0% for Black residents, 62.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.3% for other race residents, 54.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Duquesne, PA (2017)
    • 3,03555.2%Black alone
    • 1,57628.6%White alone
    • 76513.9%Two or more races
    • 1362.5%Other race alone
    • 841.5%Hispanic
    • 50.09%Asian alone
    • 20.04%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Duquesne, Pennsylvania as of March 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Duquesne is 344 to 1.


Crime rates in Duquesne by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
5
(72.7)
1
(14.9)
2
(30.0)
3
(45.3)
3
(44.9)
5
(89.6)
4
(71.6)
2
(36.0)
4
(72.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.2)
3
(54.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(42.9)
9
(130.8)
5
(74.6)
6
(90.0)
4
(60.5)
7
(104.8)
4
(71.6)
4
(71.6)
6
(108.0)
3
(54.1)
4
(72.6)
10
(180.9)
6
(109.0)
3
(54.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
29
(414.2)
26
(377.9)
32
(477.3)
41
(615.3)
32
(483.7)
30
(449.2)
29
(519.4)
27
(483.4)
31
(558.1)
19
(342.8)
16
(290.4)
21
(379.9)
20
(363.2)
20
(360.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
59
(842.7)
60
(872.0)
50
(745.7)
48
(720.4)
36
(544.1)
54
(808.6)
49
(877.7)
26
(465.4)
16
(288.0)
53
(956.2)
50
(907.6)
38
(687.4)
59
(1,071)
32
(577.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
118
(1,685)
127
(1,846)
147
(2,192)
129
(1,936)
98
(1,481)
124
(1,857)
139
(2,490)
95
(1,701)
95
(1,710)
100
(1,804)
108
(1,960)
94
(1,700)
74
(1,344)
48
(865.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
229
(3,271)
202
(2,936)
203
(3,028)
139
(2,086)
144
(2,177)
164
(2,456)
160
(2,866)
119
(2,130)
146
(2,628)
123
(2,219)
131
(2,378)
114
(2,062)
118
(2,143)
95
(1,714)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
31
(442.8)
39
(566.8)
47
(701.0)
27
(405.2)
26
(393.0)
26
(389.3)
17
(304.5)
21
(375.9)
19
(342.0)
14
(252.6)
16
(290.4)
22
(398.0)
26
(472.1)
20
(360.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
8
(114.3)
9
(130.8)
5
(74.6)
5
(75.0)
9
(136.0)
21
(314.5)
7
(125.4)
10
(179.0)
4
(72.0)
5
(90.2)
7
(127.1)
8
(144.7)
4
(72.6)
1
(18.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)611.3829.7712.5712.1615.2729.6881.1672.9635.6716.9582.3629.5664.2533.2

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City-data.com crime index in Duquesne, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 13 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: American (10.1%), Slovak (4.7%), Polish (3.5%), African (3.3%), Italian (3.3%), German (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1910

Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 1.82 square miles.

Population density: 3,053 people per square mile   (average).

Duquesne, Pennsylvania map

155 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 1.0% Europe).

This city:

2.8%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,398 (2.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $559 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (8.3 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (250.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

McKeesport, PA (1.3 miles ),
East Pittsburgh borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
North Versailles, PA (1.5 miles ),
Port Vue borough, PA (1.5 miles ),
North Braddock borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Dravosburg borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
West Mifflin borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
East McKeesport borough, PA (1.6 miles )

Latitude: 40.37 N, Longitude: 79.85 W

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

Property values in Duquesne, PA

Duquesne satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $71,700
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $220,200
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $225,300
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $76,500
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $76,500
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $76,500
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $76,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Duquesne, PA residents
Average permit cost in Duquesne, PA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Duquesne, PA
Historical housing units in Duquesne, PA
Most common industries in Duquesne, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.7%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Social assistance (5.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Duquesne, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.1%)
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)

Average climate in Duquesne, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Duquesne, Pennsylvania average temperatures Duquesne, Pennsylvania average precipitation Duquesne, Pennsylvania humidity Duquesne, Pennsylvania wind speed Duquesne, Pennsylvania snowfall Duquesne, Pennsylvania sunshine Duquesne, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
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 0.256. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.256
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.57
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.23. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.23
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0256. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0256
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Duquesne-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.4 miles away from the Duquesne city center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 8/3/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.8 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 70 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Duquesne-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 82.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 109.2 miles away from Duquesne 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 265.3 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 119.5 miles away from Duquesne 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 201.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 219.1 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).
Duquesne topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Duquesne:

  • DCI RENAL SERVICES OF PITTSBURGH, LLC - NORTH VERSAILLES (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; NORTH VERSAILLES, PA)
  • DAVITA - MCKEESPORT WEST DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; MCKEESPORT, PA)
  • DAVITA - LINCOLN WAY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; WHITE OAK, PA)
  • SANDIN HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; EAST MCKEESPORT, PA)
  • ST FRANCIS CENTRAL HOSPITAL SNU (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • STEP BY STEP INC AIRBRAKE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; WILMERDING, PA)
  • UPMC BRADDOCK (Hospital, about 4 miles away; BRADDOCK, PA)

Amtrak stations near Duquesne:

  • 10 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.
  • 17 miles: GREENSBURG (HARRISON AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Duquesne:

  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 8 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 8 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • Duquesne University (about 9 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 10 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Point Park University (about 10 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 11 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • Seton Hill University (about 17 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)

Public elementary/middle schools in Duquesne:

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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Another really strong radio ststion is WAMO. I dunno who its owned by or nothing buts like the number 1 station.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Duquesne: Auberle Shelter Group Home (A), Duquesne City Hall (B), Duquesne Police Department (C), First Presbyterian Church Christian Education Building (D), Saint Josephs Church Fatima Hall (E), Duquesne Volunteer Fire Department (F), Monongahela Junction Station (G), Duquesne Wharf Station (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Duquesne include: The Healing Temple (A), Macedonia Church (B), Payne Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (C), Grace United Church of Christ (D), Gospel of Jesus Church (E), City of Hope Church of the Nazarene (F), Christ the Light of the World - Holy Name Church Hall (G), Bethlehem Temple Church (H), Saints Peter and Paul Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Thompson Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Earl Hines - Jazz pianist, Dave Maurer (American football) - Football player and coach, Dan Radakovich (American football) - Football player and coach, Mike Scarry - Football player and coach, Bernard Novak - Politician, Rube Sellers - Major League Baseball outfielder.

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

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

51.6%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.8%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
21 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
20 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Duquesne in 2000:

  • 33 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 19 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 17 people in nursing homes
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in other group homes

Banks with branches in Duquesne (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Duquesne Branch at 35 West Grant Avenue, branch established on 1960/10/03. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in Duquesne:

Marital status in Duquesne, PA
  • Never married: 50.1%
  • Now married: 29.5%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

For population 25 years and over in Duquesne:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Duquesne
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Duquesne, 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
Allegheny County:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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
Here:

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:
This county:

8.7%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegheny County:

26.3%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Duquesne:

49.0%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Duquesne:

45.3%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Duquesne:

28.9
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Duquesne:

19.6%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.3%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.3%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.3%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.2%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Duquesne, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 14$50,937$43,6600$0
Streets and Highways 5$22,922$55,0130$0
Water Supply 3$19,355$77,4200$0
Police - Other 1$3,159$37,9080$0
Firefighters 1$4,583$54,9960$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 7$8,337
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$4,447
Totals for Government 24$100,956$50,47815$12,784

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $1,546,000 ($278.71)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $38,000 ($6.85)
    Regular Highways: $17,000 ($3.06)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,191,000 ($214.71)
    Water Utilities: $876,000 ($157.92)
    Regular Highways: $650,000 ($117.18)
    Sewerage: $564,000 ($101.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $347,000 ($62.56)
    General - Other: $231,000 ($41.64)
    Central Staff Services: $223,000 ($40.20)
    Financial Administration: $177,000 ($31.91)
    Local Fire Protection: $110,000 ($19.83)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $105,000 ($18.93)
    General Public Buildings: $97,000 ($17.49)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $47,000 ($8.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($0.72)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $2,626,000 ($473.41)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $1,498,000 ($270.06)
    Corporate Bonds: $948,000 ($170.90)
    Benefit Payments: $565,000 ($101.86)
    Withdrawals: $37,000 ($6.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $257,000 ($46.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $85,000 ($15.32)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,149,000 ($747.97)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $564,000 ($101.68)
    Other: $99,000 ($17.85)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $427,000 ($76.98)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $269,000 ($48.49)
    Local Employee Contribution: $46,000 ($8.29)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,656,000 ($298.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $80,000 ($14.42)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $28,000 ($5.05)
    Fines and Forfeits: $28,000 ($5.05)
    Rents: $21,000 ($3.79)
    Special Assessments: $6,000 ($1.08)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $798,000 ($143.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $321,000 ($57.87)
    Highways: $141,000 ($25.42)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($0.72)
  • Tax - Property: $1,244,000 ($224.27)
    Individual Income: $516,000 ($93.02)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $134,000 ($24.16)
    Public Utility License: $76,000 ($13.70)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $19,000 ($3.43)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,055,000 ($911.30)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,630,000 ($834.69)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $425,000 ($76.62)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $86,000 ($15.50)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $487,000 ($87.80)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $304,000 ($54.80)

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 Duquesne, PA

  • 7-Eleven: 1
  • Long John Silver's: 1
  • McDonald's: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Duquesne:

  • WEDO (810 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: 810 INCORPORATED)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WURP (1550 AM; 1 kW; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Duquesne:

  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • 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.)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRWJ (88.1 FM; MURRYSVILLE, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INCORPORATED)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Duquesne:

  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • 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)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQVC-CA (Channel 28; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
  • W56CG (Channel 56; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
Duquesne fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Duquesne fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 397ft / 121mTotal length
  • $4,897,000Total costs
  • 57,701Total average daily traffic
  • 3,828Total average daily truck traffic
  • 54,395Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Duquesne, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 61920-1929
  • 31970-1979
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Duquesne, PA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Mon Jct Yd Ofc (Lat: 40.382278 Lon: -79.856167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 21 m, Call Sign: KGB375, Licensee ID: L00010045,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.175 MHz, 161.355 MHz, 160.260 MHz, 160.350 MHz, 160.395 MHz, 160.500 MHz, 160.620 MHz, Grant Date: 04/18/2012, Expiration Date: 04/13/2022, Registrant: Union Railroad Company, 1200 Penn Avenue Suite 300, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, Phone: (412) 433-7312, Fax: (412) 433-7833, Email:
  • MOBILES L6, Lat: 40.384722 Lon: -79.854250, Call Sign: KGU628,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.070 MHz, 161.565 MHz, 161.445 MHz, 161.130 MHz, 160.800 MHz, 160.380 MHz, Grant Date: 12/22/2011, Expiration Date: 03/20/2022, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • Lat: 40.369694 Lon: -79.840250, Call Sign: WQOS253,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.762 MHz, 457.712 MHz, 452.762 MHz, 452.112 MHz, 452.712 MHz, Grant Date: 01/12/2012, Expiration Date: 01/12/2022, Certifier: Andrea Eicher, Registrant: Mobile Radio Service Inc, 5335 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201, Phone: (412) 781-8882, Fax: (412) 781-1554, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • USX Illinois, Lat: 40.385000 Lon: -79.858889, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: WQOB232,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 07/30/2011, Expiration Date: 07/30/2021, Certifier: Lee W Pillar, Registrant: Duquesne Light, 2839 New Beaver Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15233, Phone: (412) 393-8161, Fax: (412) 393-5762, Email:
  • STATION, Us Steel-Illinois Substation (Lat: 40.383944 Lon: -79.857528), Overall height: 8.5 m, Call Sign: WKU79,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/16/2000, Expiration Date: 05/31/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/03/2009, Registrant: Duquesne Light Company, 2839 New Beaver Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15233, Phone: (412) 393-8433, Fax: (412) 393-8655, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Union Railroad River Dock (Lat: 40.384778 Lon: -79.851444), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KVY663, Licensee ID: L00010045,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 01/14/2014, Expiration Date: 03/10/2024, Registrant: Union Railroad Company, 1200 Penn Avenue Suite 300, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, Phone: (412) 469-4547, Fax: (412) 433-7833, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KD4HNC, Licensee ID: L00144263, Grant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 12/03/2021, Certifier: William A Bossinger, Registrant: William A Bossinger, 33 Meadow St, Duquesne, PA 15110
  • Call Sign: N3LRE, Licensee ID: L00422913, Grant Date: 11/21/2001, Expiration Date: 02/18/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2014, Registrant: Robert J Harrington, 1019 Lincoln Ave, Duquesne, PA 15110
  • Call Sign: N3MVC, Grant Date: 06/30/1992, Expiration Date: 06/30/2002, Cancellation Date: 07/01/2004, Registrant: Albert A Puskaric, 314 W Grant Ave, Duquesne, PA 15110
  • Call Sign: N3VVS, Licensee ID: L01022057, Grant Date: 05/27/2005, Expiration Date: 07/24/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2017, Registrant: David P Ridge, 1419 Kennedy 8, Duquesne, PA 15110

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-34-200T (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-360 SER (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3048H , Serial Number: 34-7970048, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 11/30/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 01/15/2002
    Registrant (Corporation): Senair, 600 Duquesne Blvd, Duquesne, PA 15110
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3230F , Serial Number: 670023, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 02/06/2019
    Registrant (Corporation): Sen Air Inc, 600 Duquesne Blvd, Duquesne, PA 15110
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 64174 , Serial Number: 17265066, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 03/25/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 05/15/2014
    Registrant (Corporation): Sen Air Inc, 600 Duquesne Blvd, Duquesne, PA 15110

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full tracts)
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 ORIGINATED5$52,8004$34,7506$44,5001$14,0001$49,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$69,0000$04$47,0001$10,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$68,0000$012$63,8336$11,6673$22,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$51,2500$08$49,7500$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4867.00 , 4868.00, 4869.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 3 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$40,5002$40,5001$15,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$37,0002$68,0001$15,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$101,0001$101,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4867.00 , 4868.00, 4869.00

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
Fire incident types in Duquesne, PA

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Duquesne, PA
Most common first names in Duquesne, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John26874.7 years
Mary23278.9 years
Anna13181.5 years
George10874.3 years
Joseph10573.8 years
William10474.0 years
Michael10173.1 years
Helen7976.8 years
Andrew7576.0 years
Elizabeth7479.5 years
Most common last names in Duquesne, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2170.5 years
Davis2172.0 years
Schorr1779.5 years
Wilson1673.5 years
Petrisko1670.5 years
Thomas1572.9 years
Williams1469.6 years
Jones1469.1 years
Brown1467.0 years
Smith1369.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Duquesne, PA
  • 91.0%Utility gas
  • 6.5%Electricity
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Duquesne, PA
  • 58.0%Utility gas
  • 40.9%Electricity
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used


Duquesne compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above 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 below state average.

Duquesne on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of arson incidents per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least cars per house, population 5,000+"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: retail trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Barbados (population 500+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population decrease from 2000 (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 100 cities with declining populations from 2000 to 2014 (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of robberies per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a bicycle to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 (15110) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Slovak first ancestries"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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