East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 1,775 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.0%
 
Males: 816  (46.0%)
Females: 959  (54.0%)
Median resident age:

32.1 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15112.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,557 (it was $21,286 in 2000)
East Pittsburgh:

$32,557
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,103 (it was $13,391 in 2000)

East Pittsburgh borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $79,783 (it was $43,400 in 2000)
East Pittsburgh:

$79,783
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: $642.

March 2019 cost of living index in East Pittsburgh: 93.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.3%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.7% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in East Pittsburgh, PA (2010)
    • 87648.1%White alone
    • 81144.5%Black alone
    • 764.2%Two or more races
    • 462.5%Hispanic
    • 80.4%Other race alone
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 10.05%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 33 registered sex offenders living in East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as of November 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in East Pittsburgh is 56 to 1.


Crime rates in East Pittsburgh by year

Type

2010

2012

2013

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(55.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(103.3)
1
(54.7)
2
(110.0)
4
(226.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(361.4)
2
(109.3)
4
(220.0)
8
(452.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
41
(2,117)
42
(2,296)
50
(2,750)
35
(1,979)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
25
(1,291)
15
(820.1)
19
(1,045)
19
(1,074)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
68
(3,511)
43
(2,351)
47
(2,585)
27
(1,526)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(103.3)
1
(54.7)
4
(220.0)
14
(791.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(56.5)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)853.4691.61008.3911.8

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Crime rate in East Pittsburgh 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:

0.57
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: African (18.3%), Italian (6.5%), German (6.1%), Croatian (3.0%), Irish (2.8%), American (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1200 feet

Land area: 0.39 square miles.

Population density: 4,544 people per square mile   (average).

East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania map

38 residents are foreign born (0.3% Europe).

This borough:

2.1%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,718 (3.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (7.9 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (249.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Chalfant borough, PA (1.0 miles ),
North Braddock borough, PA (1.0 miles ),
Turtle Creek borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Braddock borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Wilmerding borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Forest Hills borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
East McKeesport borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
North Versailles, PA (1.4 miles )

Latitude: 40.40 N, Longitude: 79.84 W

Distribution of median household income in East Pittsburgh, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in East Pittsburgh, PA in 2017

Property values in East Pittsburgh, PA

East Pittsburgh satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in East Pittsburgh, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (11.3%)
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.6%)
Most common occupations in East Pittsburgh, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.1%)
  • Registered nurses (4.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (8.3%)
  • Cashiers (7.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.6%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.6%)

Average climate in East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania average temperatures East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania average precipitation East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania humidity East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania wind speed East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania snowfall East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania sunshine East Pittsburgh, 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 0.254. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.254
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.65
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.30. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.30
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 21.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0232. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0232
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

East Pittsburgh-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 22% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.4 miles away from the East Pittsburgh borough 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 5.7 miles away from the borough center killed 2 people and injured 70 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

East Pittsburgh-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 81.1 miles away from East Pittsburgh center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 108.1 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 266.8 miles away from East Pittsburgh 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 118.0 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 200.5 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 220.5 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).
East Pittsburgh topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in East Pittsburgh:

  • AMBASSADOR NURSING CARE (573 BRADDOCK AVE FLOOR 2)

Other hospitals and medical centers near East Pittsburgh:

  • LGAR HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; TURTLE CREEK, PA)
  • STEP BY STEP INC AIRBRAKE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WILMERDING, PA)
  • SANDIN HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; EAST MCKEESPORT, PA)
  • DCI RENAL SERVICES OF PITTSBURGH, LLC - NORTH VERSAILLES (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; NORTH VERSAILLES, PA)
  • UPMC BRADDOCK (Hospital, about 2 miles away; BRADDOCK, PA)
  • PROGRESSIVE CARE CTR BRADDOCK (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BRADDOCK, PA)
  • LADIES G A R HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)

Amtrak stations near East Pittsburgh:

  • 9 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 East Pittsburgh:

  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 7 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 9 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Point Park University (about 9 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)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in East Pittsburgh: East Pittsburgh City Hall (A), East Pittsburgh Police Department (B), East Pittsburgh Volunteer Fire Department Station 136 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Joseph Wambaugh - (born 1936), author.

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 borough:

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

48.9%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

6.8%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
9 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
7 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
5 people in religious group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in East Pittsburgh:

Marital status in East Pittsburgh, PA
  • Never married: 47.8%
  • Now married: 30.3%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in East Pittsburgh:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - East Pittsburgh
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Religion statistics for East Pittsburgh, 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
Allegheny County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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
Allegheny County:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
East Pittsburgh:

48.1%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
East Pittsburgh:

44.1%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
East Pittsburgh:

29.6
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
East Pittsburgh:

18.7%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.1%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
East Pittsburgh:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.5%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

56.9%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
East Pittsburgh:

77.9%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of East Pittsburgh, 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
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$8,307
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 4$21,011
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$59,216
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 18$63,483
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$6,645
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$3,808
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$1,330
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 37$163,800

East Pittsburgh government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $378,000 ($212.96)
    Sewerage: $226,000 ($127.32)
    General - Other: $200,000 ($112.68)
    Regular Highways: $146,000 ($82.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $100,000 ($56.34)
    Central Staff Services: $71,000 ($40.00)
    General Public Buildings: $47,000 ($26.48)
    Natural Resources - Other: $35,000 ($19.72)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $33,000 ($18.59)
    Local Fire Protection: $19,000 ($10.70)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($9.01)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $11,000 ($6.20)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $464,000 ($261.41)
    Corporate Bonds: $340,000 ($191.55)
    Benefit Payments: $310,000 ($174.65)
    Withdrawals: $34,000 ($19.15)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $67,000 ($37.75)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $426,000 ($240.00)

East Pittsburgh government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $308,000 ($173.52)
    Other: $37,000 ($20.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000 ($10.14)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $234,000 ($131.83)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $50,000 ($28.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $14,000 ($7.89)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $71,000 ($40.00)
    General Revenue - Other: $4,000 ($2.25)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($1.13)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.56)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.56)
    Special Assessments: $1,000 ($0.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $33,000 ($18.59)
    Other: $12,000 ($6.76)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($1.13)
  • Tax - Property: $547,000 ($308.17)
    Individual Income: $74,000 ($41.69)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $60,000 ($33.80)
    Public Utility License: $23,000 ($12.96)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,000 ($1.69)

East Pittsburgh government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,000 ($16.90)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,000 ($13.52)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,000 ($3.38)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $320,000 ($180.28)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $308,000 ($173.52)

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 East Pittsburgh, PA

  • FedEx: 1
  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in East Pittsburgh:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in East Pittsburgh:

  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • 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)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • 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 East Pittsburgh:

  • 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)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
  • W56CG (Channel 56; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
East Pittsburgh fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of East Pittsburgh fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 561ft / 171mTotal length
  • $16,307,000Total costs
  • 64,405Total average daily traffic
  • 3,968Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,470Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in East Pittsburgh, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51930-1939
  • 51970-1979
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for East Pittsburgh, PA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1 Mi S (Lat: 40.383667 Lon: -79.832000), Call Sign: KGB730,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.8600 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2013, Expiration Date: 10/05/2023, Certifier: Peter J Pikna, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • 1 Mi S (Lat: 40.383667 Lon: -79.832000), Structure height: 49 m, Call Sign: WPAN993,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7200 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2013, Expiration Date: 09/27/2023, Certifier: Peter J Pikna, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, 1.0 Mi S Of (Lat: 40.383667 Lon: -79.831972), Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: KGH53,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2147.60 MHz, 2138.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/17/2001, Expiration Date: 11/14/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2007, Certifier: Peter J Pikna, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • STATION, 700 Braddock Ave Bldg S (Lat: 40.398111 Lon: -79.834472), Structure height: 29 m, Call Sign: WGY552,
    Assigned Frequencies: 12230.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/05/1991, Expiration Date: 12/05/1996, Cancellation Date: 12/03/1996, Phone: (202) 429-0198

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KA1KTU, Licensee ID: L00247471, Grant Date: 07/30/2001, Expiration Date: 09/17/2011, Cancellation Date: 09/18/2013, Certifier: Robert J Taylor, Registrant: Robert J Taylor, 145 Parkway Ave, East Pittsburgh, PA 15112
  • Call Sign: KA3FIC, Grant Date: 02/28/1989, Expiration Date: 02/28/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/01/2001, Registrant: Ralph M Gravante Jr, 602 Bessemer Ave, East Pittsburgh, PA 15112
  • Call Sign: KB3HVV, Licensee ID: L00463224, Grant Date: 04/04/2002, Expiration Date: 04/04/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/24/2007, Certifier: Richard E Schussler, Registrant: Richard E Schussler, 1304 Electric, East Pittsburgh, PA 15112-1305
  • Call Sign: N3KVN, Previous Call Sign: KB3HVV, Licensee ID: L00463224, Grant Date: 11/24/2007, Expiration Date: 11/24/2017, Cancellation Date: 09/14/2010, Certifier: Richard E Schussler, Registrant: Richard E Schussler, 1304 Electric, East Pittsburgh, PA 15112-1305

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
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$50,4002$30,5001$25,0005$17,6000$01$18,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$24,0000$00$01$24,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$85,0000$05$54,4002$2,5000$01$1,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$46,0001$132,0000$01$240,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$47,0001$110,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5100.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$43,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5100.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in East Pittsburgh, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in East Pittsburgh, PA - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 14. The highest number of reported fires - 54 took place in 2015, and the least - 0 in 2011. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in East Pittsburgh, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (72.7%), and Other (11.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in East Pittsburgh, PA
    • 14972.7%Structure Fires
    • 2311.2%Other
    • 209.8%Outside Fires
    • 136.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for East Pittsburgh, PA
Most common first names in East Pittsburgh, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12273.0 years
Mary9580.6 years
Joseph6372.0 years
William5174.6 years
Michael5073.3 years
Anna4880.4 years
George4575.0 years
James4068.6 years
Helen3578.1 years
Charles3271.9 years
Most common last names in East Pittsburgh, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1268.1 years
Thomas1065.9 years
Smith1075.1 years
Kelly974.3 years
George975.6 years
Payne877.6 years
Williams777.4 years
Naughton775.6 years
Yocca769.0 years
Babich778.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in East Pittsburgh, PA
  • 93.5%Utility gas
  • 6.5%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in East Pittsburgh, PA
  • 77.7%Utility gas
  • 12.1%Electricity
  • 7.6%Other fuel
  • 1.3%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


East Pittsburgh compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

East Pittsburgh on our top lists:

  • #68 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index)"
  • #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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