Greenock, Pennsylvania

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 2,195.
Males: 1,030  (46.9%)
Females: 1,165  (53.1%)
Median resident age:  43.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.7 years

Zip codes: 15047.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $54,467
Greenock:

$54,467
PA:

$55,702

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $33,983

Greenock CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $141,700
Greenock:

$141,700
PA:

$170,600

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $181,605; Detached houses: $184,259; Townhouses or other attached units: $176,015; In 2-unit structures: $155,651; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $134,888; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $166,413; Mobile homes: $35,455

Median gross rent in 2015: $702.

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2013 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Greenock, PA (2010)

    Greenock races chart
    • 2,14497.7%White alone
    • 200.9%Two or more races
    • 110.5%Hispanic
    • 90.4%Asian alone
    • 70.3%Black alone
    • 40.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Greenock: 95.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.

Ancestries: Italian (19.3%), German (16.6%), American (15.0%), Croatian (10.0%), English (8.1%), Irish (8.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 820 feet

Greenock,PA real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Greenock:

  • High school or higher: 97.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%

For population 15 years and over in Greenock CDP:

  • Never married: 22.2%
  • Now married: 55.5%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

79 residents are foreign born (2.8% Europe, 1.4% Latin America).

This place:

4.2%
Pennsylvania:

6.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $2,912 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $2,655 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (12.7 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (247.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Boston, PA (0.9 miles ), Versailles borough, PA (1.2 miles ), White Oak borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Lincoln borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Liberty borough, PA (1.7 miles ), McKeesport, PA (1.8 miles ), Port Vue borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Browntown, PA (2.0 miles ).

Latitude: 40.31 N, Longitude: 79.81 W

Greenock household income distribution Greenock home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (20%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Personal care and service occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Greenock: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Tornado activity:

Greenock-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.7 miles away from the Greenock place 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 3.9 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 70 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greenock-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 87.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 113.8 miles away from Greenock 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 265.1 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 124.1 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 198.8 miles away from Greenock 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 214.5 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).

Hospitals and medical centers near Greenock:

  • SUPERIOR HOME HEALTH AND STAFFING, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; MC KEESPORT, PA)
  • SOLEUS HEALTHCARE SVCS OF W PA (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; WHITE OAK, PA)
  • DAVITA - LINCOLN WAY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; WHITE OAK, PA)
  • BRIARCLIFF PAVILION HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENT (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NORTH HUNTINGDON, PA)
  • THREE RIVERS HOSPICE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; NORTH VERSAILLES, PA)
  • DAVITA - MCKEESPORT WEST DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; MCKEESPORT, PA)
  • DCI RENAL SERVICES OF PITTSBURGH, LLC - NORTH VERSAILLES (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; NORTH VERSAILLES, PA)

Amtrak stations near Greenock:

  • 14 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.
  • 14 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 Greenock:

  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 12 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 13 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • Duquesne University (about 14 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • Seton Hill University (about 14 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 14 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Point Park University (about 14 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 14 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable locations in Greenock: Greenock Station (A), Greenock Volunteer Fire Company Station 144 (B). 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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 111. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

111
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.228. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.228
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.32. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.32
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.32. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.32
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0325. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0325
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 17.6%
(18.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.8%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.5%
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: 0.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.9
Pennsylvania average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Greenock CDP (based on Allegheny County data)

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

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 209
Allegheny County:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegheny County:

26.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.9%
State:

11.5%

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

Here:

3.90%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

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

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

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


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

Here:

3.77%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

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

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in Greenock:

  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEDO (810 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: 810 INCORPORATED)
  • 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.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WURP (1550 AM; 1 kW; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WASP (1130 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BROWNSVILLE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greenock:

  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLSW (103.9 FM; SCOTTDALE, PA; Owner: L. STANLEY WALL)

TV broadcast stations around Greenock:

  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING 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)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WQVC-CA (Channel 28; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
  • W56CG (Channel 56; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KV3L, Licensee ID: L00153552, Grant Date: 12/01/2014, Expiration Date: 02/15/2025, Certifier: Michael A Kowalcheck Jr, Registrant: Michael A Kowalcheck Jr, Box 184 Zimmer Rd, Greenock, PA 15047
  • Call Sign: W3OC, Previous Call Sign: KB3BHG, Licensee ID: L01121551, Grant Date: 04/14/2016, Expiration Date: 06/28/2026, Certifier: Lynn C Haselhoff, Registrant: Two Rivers Amat Rad Club Inc, Greenock, PA 15047

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 5

Greenock compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are no pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Shane M. Essay (1)
  • Richard F. Wright (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2017.