Leechburg, Pennsylvania

Submit your own pictures of this borough and show them to the World

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2014: 2,095 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.2%
 
Males: 915  (43.7%)
Females: 1,180  (56.3%)
Median resident age:  42.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15656.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,243 (it was $27,434 in 2000)
Leechburg:

$32,243
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,695 (it was $16,242 in 2000)

Leechburg borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,195 (it was $59,000 in 2000)
Leechburg:

$67,195
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $108,719; Detached houses: $116,533; Townhouses or other attached units: $70,243; In 2-unit structures: $96,537; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $128,800; Mobile homes: $44,090

Median gross rent in 2013: $574.

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

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

    Leechburg races chart
    • 2,07096.0%White alone
    • 291.3%Black alone
    • 281.3%Two or more races
    • 231.1%Hispanic
    • 50.2%Asian alone
    • 10.05%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Leechburg: 90.5 (less than 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.
Leechburg, PA forum
Recent posts about Leechburg, Pennsylvania on our local forum with over 1,900,000 registered users. Leechburg is mentioned 111 times on our forum:
Why have Pittsburgh drivers gotten so aggressive and angry?  (175 replies)
How Tasteless Suburbs Become Beloved Urban Neighborhoods  (116 replies)
Teen shooting in Jeanette getting very little press  (51 replies)
Can you tell me about Pittsburgh  (266 replies)
Penn Hills addresses  (21 replies)
Homicides Increase in October  (130 replies)

Latest news from Leechburg, PA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: German (30.8%), Irish (18.2%), Italian (16.7%), Polish (7.9%), English (5.7%), Scottish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/22/1850

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 0.45 square miles.

Population density: 4,672 people per square mile   (average).

Leechburg,PA real estate house value index trend

Leechburg, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Leechburg:

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Leechburg borough:

  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 42.7%
  • Separated: 5.3%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

42 residents are foreign born

This borough:

2.0%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,765 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,060 (3.0%)

Leechburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (23.5 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (239.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: West Leechburg borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Hyde Park borough, PA (0.9 miles ), Kiskimere, PA (1.1 miles) , Pleasant View, PA (1.4 miles ), North Vandergrift-Pleasant View, PA (1.6 miles ), Vandergrift borough, PA (1.6 miles ), North Vandergrift, PA (1.7 miles ), East Vandergrift borough, PA (1.7 miles ).

Latitude: 40.63 N, Longitude: 79.60 W

Area code: 724

Leechburg household income distribution Leechburg home values distribution

Crime rates in Leechburg by Year
Type 2008 2009 2013 2014
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0102
per 100,000 0.045.60.095.0
Robberies 0001
per 100,000 0.00.00.047.5
Assaults 1424
per 100,000 45.4182.394.8190.0
Burglaries 5767
per 100,000 227.0319.1284.4332.5
Thefts 315117
per 100,000 1,407.2227.9521.3332.5
Auto thefts 8101
per 100,000 363.145.60.047.5
Arson 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 264.4) 114.8112.462.2175.5

(click on a table row to update graph)

City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Leechburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.43
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -128 (-5.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Leechburg, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Leechburg, Pennsylvania average temperatures Leechburg, Pennsylvania average precipitation Leechburg, Pennsylvania humidity Leechburg, Pennsylvania wind speed Leechburg, Pennsylvania snowfall Leechburg, Pennsylvania sunshine Leechburg, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Leechburg-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 6.4 miles away from the Leechburg 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 9.1 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:

Leechburg-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 72.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 105.4 miles away from Leechburg 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 110.1 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 286.1 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 188.8 miles away from Leechburg center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 353.9 miles away from the city 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 Armstrong County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Leechburg topographic map

Birthplace of: Alex Kroll - Football player, Luther D. Miller - Army officer and chaplain.

Hospitals and medical centers near Leechburg:

  • WEST HAVEN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; APOLLO, PA)
  • VERLAND FOUNDATION INC,THE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; NATRONA HEIGHTS, PA)
  • DAVITA - ALLEGHENY VALLEY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; NATRONA HEIGHTS, PA)
  • WESTARM HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LOWER BURRELL, PA)
  • KLINGENSMITH CLINICAL CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; NATRONA HEIGHTS, PA)
  • ALLE KISKI MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; NATRONA, PA)
  • HIGHLAND CENTER, GENESIS ELDER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BRACKENRIDGE, PA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leechburg:

  • Butler County Community College (about 22 miles; Butler, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,518)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 22 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 14,186)
  • Seton Hill University (about 23 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 23 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus (about 24 miles; Indiana, PA; FT enrollment: 14,471)
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville (about 24 miles; Blairsville, PA; FT enrollment: 2,602)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 24 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)

Public high school in Leechburg:

Public elementary/middle schools in Leechburg:

  • DAVID LEECH EL SCH (Students: 367, Location: 200 SIBERIAN AVE, Grades: KG-6)
  • KISKI AREA NORTH PRIMARY SCH (Location: 1048 SCHOOL ROAD, Grades: KG-4)
See full list of schools located in Leechburg

Click to draw/clear borough borders

Notable location: Leechburg Volunteer Fire Company (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Leechburg include: Grace Church (A), Saint Marthas Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Crossroads Inn & Motel (1127 State Route 356).

Armstrong 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 113. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

113
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.293. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.293
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.34. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.34
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.49. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.49
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 0.0471. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0471
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.8%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.6% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 9.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  54.0%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  7.3%
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
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Leechburg, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Banks with branches in Leechburg (2011 data):

  • First Commonwealth Bank: Allegheny Township Branch, Downtown Leechburg Office, Parks Office Drive - Up. Info updated 2010/11/23: Bank assets: $5,779.0 mil, Deposits: $4,511.6 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: First Commonwealth Financial Corporation
  • Apollo Trust Company: Allegheny Township Branch at 501 Hyde Park Road, branch established on 1997/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $145.9 mil, Deposits: $120.7 mil, headquarters in Apollo, PA, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Apollo Bancorp, Inc.
  • Farmers and Merchants Bank of Western Pennsylvania, National Association: Leechburg Office Branch at 160 Market Street, branch established on 2008/05/12. Info updated 2008/04/15: Bank assets: $388.2 mil, Deposits: $347.7 mil, headquarters in Kittanning, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers & Merchants Bancorp Of Western Pennsylvania, Inc.
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Allegheny Township Giant Eagle Branc at 41 Towne Center Drive, branch established on 2002/02/14. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • S&T Bank: Allegheny Towne Center Branch at 30 Towne Center Drive, branch established on 2004/08/02. Info updated 2012/03/14: Bank assets: $4,099.9 mil, Deposits: $3,349.5 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 60 total offices, Holding Company: S & T Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Leechburg travel time to work - commute Leechburg mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Leechburg borough (based on Armstrong County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant17,88678
Catholic11,96111
Evangelical Protestant6,90963
Orthodox--
Other-2
None32,185-
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: 18
Armstrong County:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Armstrong County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Armstrong County:

3.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Here:

5.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Armstrong County:

29.7%
Pennsylvania:

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

10.8%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.0%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.8%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Leechburg:

28.8
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.0%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Leechburg:

8.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

28.2%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

57.8%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.7%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Leechburg, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$20,208$40,41617$7,453
Totals for Government 6$20,208$40,41617$7,453

Leechburg government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $247,000 ($117.90)
    Police Protection: $188,000 ($89.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $147,000 ($70.17)
    General - Other: $137,000 ($65.39)
    Central Staff Services: $49,000 ($23.39)
    Local Fire Protection: $35,000 ($16.71)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($7.64)
    General Public Buildings: $14,000 ($6.68)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($2.39)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($1.91)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($1.43)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,000 ($1.43)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.48)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $22,000 ($10.50)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $292,000 ($139.38)

Leechburg government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $199,000 ($94.99)
    Sewerage: $173,000 ($82.58)
    All Other: $32,000 ($15.27)
    Parking Facilities: $16,000 ($7.64)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.48)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $50,000 ($23.87)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $7,000 ($3.34)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $35,000 ($16.71)
    Rents: $17,000 ($8.11)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($6.21)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.48)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $47,000 ($22.43)
    All Other: $15,000 ($7.16)
    Housing and Community Development: $5,000 ($2.39)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.95)
  • Tax - Property: $249,000 ($118.85)
    Individual Income: $125,000 ($59.67)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $17,000 ($8.11)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $14,000 ($6.68)
    Public Utility License: $12,000 ($5.73)

Leechburg government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,759,000 ($1316.95)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,685,000 ($1281.62)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $84,000 ($40.10)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,000 ($4.77)

Leechburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,675,000 ($1276.85)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $447,000 ($213.37)

3.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,510 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.58%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.77% ($31,208 average AGI)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.63% ($30,734)
from Butler County, PA  0.44% ($34,322)


4.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,295 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.07%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.83% ($31,030 average AGI)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.78% ($35,977)
to Butler County, PA  0.51% ($36,007)

Strongest AM radio stations in Leechburg:

  • WAVL (910 AM; 5 kW; APOLLO, PA; Owner: EVANGEL HEIGHTS ASSEMBLY OF GOD)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCCS (1160 AM; 10 kW; HOMER CITY, PA; Owner: RENDA RADIO, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- 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.)
  • WGBN (1150 AM; 1 kW; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: PENTECOSTAL TEMPLE DEVELOPMENT CORP.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Leechburg:

  • 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)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS 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)
  • WQEJ (89.7 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WRWJ (88.1 FM; MURRYSVILLE, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INCORPORATED)
  • WFRJ (88.9 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKYE (95.5 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WQKK (92.1 FM; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Leechburg:

  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • W25AX (Channel 25; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WLLS-LP (Channel 49; INDIANA, PA; Owner: LARRY L. SCHRECONGOST)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W60BL (Channel 60; BUTLER, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WBOA-LP (Channel 64; KITTANNING, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
Leechburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Leechburg fatal accident list:

Mar 29, 1980 00:01 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 10, 1976 10:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Oct 10, 1975 10:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 11,185Total average daily traffic
  • 480Total average daily truck traffic
  • 15,598Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Leechburg)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Veterans Memorial Field 2nd&logan (Lat: 40.634778 Lon: -79.601167), Call Sign: WSZ621
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.3800 MHzGrant Date: 03/13/2015, Expiration Date: 04/30/2025Registrant: Leechburg Volunteer Fire Company Inc, 268 Canal Street, Leechburg, PA 15656, Phone: (724) 842-3141, Email:
  • Taylor Run (Lat: 40.682000 Lon: -79.550611), Call Sign: WNUK844
    Assigned Frequencies: 170.275 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2015, Expiration Date: 09/28/2025Registrant: Pema, 2605 Interstate Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17110, Phone: (717) 346-3220, Fax: (717) 651-2125, Email:
  • Municipal Bldg (Lat: 40.627000 Lon: -79.605333), Call Sign: WZM842, Licensee ID: L00867702
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.010 MHz, 155.070 MHzGrant Date: 03/16/1999, Expiration Date: 05/10/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/11/2004Registrant: Leechburg, Borough Of, Municipal Bldg, Leechburg, PA 15656
  • Pershing Avenue (Lat: 40.629500 Lon: -79.607000), Call Sign: WRX731
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.160 MHz, 155.220 MHzGrant Date: 04/13/2005, Expiration Date: 04/30/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/04/2015Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd Ste134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • PIT0610, 5186 Shearerburg Road (Lat: 40.616611 Lon: -79.653111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 106.7 m, Overall height: 110 m, Call Sign: WQFE598, Licensee ID: L01728370
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHzGrant Date: 06/27/2006, Expiration Date: 06/27/2016, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr.Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • KISKI, 432 Hyde Park Road (Lat: 40.605194 Lon: -79.603944), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQUS583, Licensee ID: L00130650
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.156 MHz, 952.156 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2014, Expiration Date: 09/29/2024, Certifier: Laura H MontueRegistrant: The Peoples Natural Gas Company, 375 North Shore Drive, Suite 600, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, Phone: (412) 244-2575, Fax: (412) 473-4163, Email:
  • Kiski Office, Route 56 & Leg Route 64283 (Lat: 40.605194 Lon: -79.603944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WHH702
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.00 MHzGrant Date: 04/05/2012, Expiration Date: 05/21/2022Registrant: Peoples Natural Gas Company LLC, 1201 Pitt Street, Wilkinsburg, PA 15221, Phone: (412) 244-2575, Fax: (412) 244-2546, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Leechburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32R-300 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 115CL , Serial Number: 32R-7780439, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 07/23/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Wings R Us Inc, 1747 Piper Rd, Leechburg, PA 15656
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5211W , Serial Number: 28-247, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1961
    Registrant (Individual): William Grieco, 229 Old Schenley Rd, Leechburg, PA 15656
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5300K , Serial Number: 17274053, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 05/16/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas V Sliviak, 482 S Gosser Hill Rd, Leechburg, PA 15656
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 600HJ , Serial Number: 28-7990004, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 07/26/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Ravotti Air LLC, 428 Schenley Rd, Leechburg, PA 15656
  • Aircraft: WINKLER JAMES D KOLB SLINGSHOT (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 63988 , Serial Number: SS-013, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 06/22/2010
    Registrant (Individual): David S Lewis, 514 S Gosser Hill Rd, Leechburg, PA 15656
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7646J , Serial Number: 28R-31046, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 11/22/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): Ravotti Air LLC, 428 Schenley Rd, Leechburg, PA 15656
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T210N (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9607Y , Serial Number: 21064559, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 11/04/1981
    Registrant (Corporation): Rjk Inc, 100 Key Ln, Leechburg, PA 15656

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 ORIGINATED6$81,5004$52,00016$76,9388$27,7502$59,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$03$84,3330$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$38,0001$25,00012$69,2504$49,5001$98,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$08$73,7501$29,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$30,0002$56,0000$01$30,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9818.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$43,0001$43,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9818.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Leechburg and their reported violations in the past:

SWEETIES (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 47
  • Hazardous Condition: 28
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Leechburg

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Leechburg, PA
Most common first names in Leechburg, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John18075.0 years
Mary16781.1 years
Joseph11677.5 years
Robert8974.3 years
Charles8074.1 years
William7971.4 years
James7871.0 years
Anna7480.3 years
Margaret7179.0 years
Frank5878.7 years
Most common last names in Leechburg, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Klingensmith4577.6 years
Smith2975.5 years
Hill2681.6 years
Ashbaugh2476.9 years
Myers2174.1 years
Knepshield1975.8 years
Shaner1976.7 years
Smail1879.6 years
Shearer1881.0 years
Miller1777.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (90%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Leechburg, PA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen1T-Mobile1
GNC1U-Haul2
H&R Block1UPS1
Kmart1

Leechburg compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 8 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Jeffrey Niederst (30)
  • J. Finley Bush (4)
  • Louis Edgar Forsythe (2)
  • Jay E. Rupert (2)
  • Kevin Anthony Coldren (2)
  • Dennis Verner (1)
  • Gene E. Nacey (1)
  • Dan Brunermer (1)
  • L. Edgar Forsythe (1)
  • Robert E. Funkhouser (1)

Total of 52 patent applications in 2008-2016.