McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 5,950 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.1%
 
Males: 2,932  (49.3%)
Females: 3,018  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

37.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15136.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,075 (it was $22,278 in 2000)
McKees Rocks:

$34,075
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,874 (it was $13,858 in 2000)

McKees Rocks borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $73,717 (it was $40,100 in 2000)
McKees Rocks:

$73,717
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $62,332; detached houses: $64,177; townhouses or other attached units: $32,796; in 2-unit structures: $51,237; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $115,715

Median gross rent in 2017: $698.

March 2019 cost of living index in McKees Rocks: 93.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 25.6%
(19.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.6% for Black residents, 13.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in McKees Rocks, PA (2010)
    • 3,86463.3%White alone
    • 1,85530.4%Black alone
    • 2363.9%Two or more races
    • 1011.7%Hispanic
    • 250.4%Asian alone
    • 150.2%Other race alone
    • 80.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 94 registered sex offenders living in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania as of February 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in McKees Rocks is 64 to 1.


Crime rates in McKees Rocks by year

Type

2005

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.6)
1
(16.8)
0
(0.0)
5
(81.6)
1
(16.4)
1
(16.5)
1
(16.6)
3
(50.6)
5
(84.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(33.3)
5
(83.9)
3
(49.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.4)
2
(33.0)
2
(33.2)
5
(84.4)
8
(134.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
26
(411.6)
51
(848.4)
45
(755.5)
43
(712.2)
40
(652.7)
44
(723.0)
41
(676.0)
43
(712.9)
28
(472.5)
27
(455.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
16
(253.3)
43
(715.4)
36
(604.4)
36
(596.2)
47
(767.0)
52
(854.4)
37
(610.1)
54
(895.2)
43
(725.6)
60
(1,012)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
55
(870.7)
74
(1,231)
106
(1,780)
115
(1,905)
100
(1,632)
91
(1,495)
84
(1,385)
100
(1,658)
98
(1,654)
60
(1,012)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
149
(2,359)
162
(2,695)
206
(3,459)
186
(3,080)
204
(3,329)
196
(3,221)
177
(2,918)
206
(3,415)
217
(3,662)
206
(3,474)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
26
(411.6)
21
(349.4)
34
(570.9)
21
(347.8)
24
(391.6)
11
(180.7)
19
(313.3)
23
(381.3)
9
(151.9)
14
(236.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.6)
1
(16.3)
1
(16.4)
5
(82.4)
4
(66.3)
5
(84.4)
3
(50.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)362.4679.4756.9657.0791.1681.7622.9735.7730.0844.3

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City-data.com crime index in McKees Rocks, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.35
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: German (13.1%), Italian (8.8%), American (6.3%), Polish (5.2%), Irish (4.0%), English (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 750 feet

Land area: 1.04 square miles.

Population density: 5,730 people per square mile   (average).

McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania map

108 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.8%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,182 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $942 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (5.0 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (261.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Stowe Township, PA (0.9 miles ),
Bellevue borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Ingram borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Avalon borough, PA (1.5 miles ),
Kennedy Township, PA (1.5 miles ),
Crafton borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Thornburg borough, PA (1.7 miles ),
Ben Avon borough, PA (1.7 miles )

Latitude: 40.47 N, Longitude: 80.06 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -40 (-0.7%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 395 (13.4%)

Distribution of median household income in McKees Rocks, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in McKees Rocks, PA in 2017

Property values in McKees Rocks, PA

McKees Rocks satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in McKees Rocks, PA
Historical housing units in McKees Rocks, PA
Most common industries in McKees Rocks, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.2%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.1%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.8%)
Most common occupations in McKees Rocks, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (4.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (8.2%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.7%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)

Average climate in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.262. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.262
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.13. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.13
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.220. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.220
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.96. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.96
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2016 was 0.00226. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00226
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

McKees Rocks-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 21.5 miles away from the McKees Rocks 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 14.2 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:

McKees Rocks-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 72.7 miles away from McKees Rocks center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 97.0 miles away from McKees Rocks 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 260.0 miles away from McKees Rocks 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 108.8 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 212.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 226.6 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).
McKees Rocks topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in McKees Rocks:

  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCH/PINE HOLL ("908 PINE HOLLOW RD, RR")
  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL (908 PINE HOLLOW RD)
  • OHIO VALLEY GENERAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 25 HECKEL ROAD)
  • ARA DIALYSIS UNIT AT OHIO VALLEY HOSPITAL LLC (MEDICAL ARTS BUILDING)

Amtrak station near McKees Rocks:

  • 5 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.

College/University in McKees Rocks:

  • Pittsburgh's Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing (Full-time enrollment: 69; Location: 25 Heckel Rd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.ohiovalleyhospital.org)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McKees Rocks:

  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 3 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 13,486)
  • Point Park University (about 4 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 5 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Duquesne University (about 5 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 14,186)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 8 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)

Public high school in McKees Rocks:

  • MONTOUR HS (Students: 1,070, Location: 223 CLEVER RD, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in McKees Rocks:

  • ROBINSON TOWNSHIP CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 94, Location: 77 PHILLIPS LN, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle school in McKees Rocks:

  • J W BURKETT EL SCH (Location: 5501 STEUBENVILLE PIKE, Grades: 3-4)

Private elementary/middle school in McKees Rocks:

  • HOLY TRINITY SCHOOL (Students: 376, Location: 5720 STEUBENVILLE PIKE, Grades: PK-8)
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Library in McKees Rocks:

  • F.O.R. STO-ROX LIBRARY (Operating income: $87,725; Location: 500 CHARTIERS AVE; 11,790 books; 15,627 e-books; 783 audio materials; 1,519 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 16 other licensed databases; 43 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in McKees Rocks: McKees Rocks Borough Hall (A), McKees Rocks Police Department (B), Mormon Missionaries Home (C), McKees Rocks Independent Volunteer Fire Department Station 189 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in McKees Rocks include: Holy Ghost Byzantine Catholic Church (A), Saint Marys Ukrainian Orthodox Church (B), Ken Mawr Christian Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Beth Hamedrash Hagodal Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Billy Mays - Television personality, John Kasich - Politician, Catherine Baker Knoll - Schoolteacher, Jeff Smith (comics) - Comic creator, John J. Pinder, Jr. - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Myron Brown - Basketball player, Tom Clements - Football coach, Al Kozar - Baseball player, Alex Sandusky - Football player, Charley Brueckman - Football player.

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

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

  • HOLLIDAY SHORES CONDO ASSN (Population served: 240, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

51.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

9.3%
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: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in McKees Rocks in 2010:

  • 101 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 21 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in McKees Rocks in 2000:

  • 50 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 27 people in nursing homes
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally ill

For population 15 years and over in McKees Rocks:

Marital status in McKees Rocks, PA
  • Never married: 45.6%
  • Now married: 31.2%
  • Separated: 4.9%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

For population 25 years and over in McKees Rocks:

  • High school or higher: 83.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - McKees Rocks
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Religion statistics for McKees Rocks, 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.
Pennsylvania:

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
Allegheny County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.3%
State:

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

12.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
McKees Rocks:

49.2%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
McKees Rocks:

44.7%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.6
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.9%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
McKees Rocks:

35.4%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

54.9%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.5%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of McKees Rocks, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 16$106,586$79,9400$0
Streets and Highways 4$25,027$75,0810$0
Police - Other 3$16,317$65,2680$0
Other Government Administration 2$11,737$70,4220$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 1$561
Totals for Government 25$159,667$76,6401$561

McKees Rocks government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,356,000 ($227.90)
    Regular Highways: $531,000 ($89.24)
    Sewerage: $531,000 ($89.24)
    Natural Resources - Other: $173,000 ($29.08)
    Local Fire Protection: $146,000 ($24.54)
    Central Staff Services: $145,000 ($24.37)
    General - Other: $130,000 ($21.85)
    General Public Buildings: $70,000 ($11.76)
    Financial Administration: $49,000 ($8.24)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($3.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($2.35)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,000 ($0.34)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $1,147,000 ($192.77)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $1,024,000 ($172.10)
    Other Investments - Other: $783,000 ($131.60)
    Benefit Payments: $229,000 ($38.49)
    Withdrawals: $5,000 ($0.84)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $185,000 ($31.09)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,384,000 ($232.61)

McKees Rocks government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,038,000 ($174.45)
    Other: $129,000 ($21.68)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($4.20)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $175,000 ($29.41)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $102,000 ($17.14)
    Local Employee Contribution: $59,000 ($9.92)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $70,000 ($11.76)
    Rents: $15,000 ($2.52)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($0.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $126,000 ($21.18)
    Other: $54,000 ($9.08)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($0.84)
  • Tax - Property: $992,000 ($166.72)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $527,000 ($88.57)
    Individual Income: $217,000 ($36.47)
    Public Utility License: $99,000 ($16.64)
    Amusements Sales: $61,000 ($10.25)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $21,000 ($3.53)

McKees Rocks government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,530,000 ($593.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,395,000 ($570.59)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $135,000 ($22.69)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $552,000 ($92.77)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,924,000 ($323.36)

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 McKees Rocks, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's2
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Rite Aid2
Cricket Wireless2Subway3
Decora Cabinetry2Taco Bell1
KFC1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets2

Strongest AM radio stations in McKees Rocks:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, 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.)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WAMO (860 AM; 1 kW; MILLVALE, PA; Owner: SHERIDAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in McKees Rocks:

  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • 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)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)
  • WOGF (104.3 FM; EAST LIVERPOOL, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAMO-FM (106.7 FM; BEAVER FALLS, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC)

TV broadcast stations around McKees Rocks:

  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, 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)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W66BQ (Channel 66; BEAVER, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKBN-TV (Channel 27; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W20AN (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WWBP-LP (Channel 25; FREEDOM, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in McKees Rocks: John J., Jr. Pinder.

McKees Rocks fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of McKees Rocks fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 75ft / 23.2mTotal length
  • $889,000Total costs
  • 117,784Total average daily traffic
  • 7,649Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • KELLYE E ABERNATHY, 110 Nichol Avenue (Lat: 40.483611 Lon: -80.063611), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, Kellye.E.Abernathy@cingular.Com, , Plano, Phone: (469) 229-7422
  • David C Jatlow, 110 Nichol Avenue (Lat: 40.483611 Lon: -80.063611), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Services, Inc., Kellye.E.Abernathy@cingular.Com, , Plano, Phone: (469) 229-7422
  • DAVID C JATLOW, 110 Nichol Avenue (Lat: 40.483611 Lon: -80.063611), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, Kellye.E.Abernathy, , Dalla-s, Phone: (972) 733-2092
  • Edward G Roach, 5588 Steubenville Pike (Pa11927-S) (Lat: 40.453972 Lon: -80.129111), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: Sba Towers Ii LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, 5588 Steubenville Pike (Pa11927-S) (Lat: 40.453972 Lon: -80.129111), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: Sba Towers Ii LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • 110 Nichol Avenue (Lat: 40.483611 Lon: -80.063611), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 57.9 m, Registrant: At&t Wireless Services, Inc., Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, , Washi-ngton, Phone: (202) 223-9222

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Lat: 40.470694 Lon: -80.056611, Call Sign: WPUJ429,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.612 MHz, 462.062 MHz, 462.137 MHz, 463.587 MHz, 464.662 MHz, Grant Date: 03/15/2002, Expiration Date: 03/15/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/19/2012, Certifier: Mark Grazorchalk, Registrant: Interstate Communications & Electronics, 652-D State Street, Beaver, PA 15009, Phone: (724) 728-8440, Fax: (724) 775-2255, Email:
  • Lat: 40.445611 Lon: -79.976444, Call Sign: WQBD776,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.287 MHz, 464.687 MHz, Grant Date: 09/24/2004, Expiration Date: 09/24/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/29/2014, Certifier: Jay Gratz, Registrant: Ryerson Inc., 2621 W 15th Pl, Chicago, IL 60608, Phone: (773) 788-3774, Fax: (773) 788-4229
  • Lat: 40.470694 Lon: -80.056611, Call Sign: WQPL492,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.612 MHz, 462.062 MHz, 462.137 MHz, 463.587 MHz, 464.662 MHz, Grant Date: 06/20/2012, Expiration Date: 06/20/2022, Certifier: Mark Lewis, Registrant: Mobile Radio Service, Inc., 5335 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201, Phone: (412) 781-8882, Fax: (412) 781-1554, Email:
  • MOB, Lat: 40.478000 Lon: -80.052861, Call Sign: WRBQ434,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.412 MHz, 452.687 MHz, 456.412 MHz, 457.687 MHz, 462.362 MHz, Grant Date: 05/21/2018, Expiration Date: 05/21/2028, Certifier: George Steigerwalt, Registrant: Bearcom Operating LLC, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (800) 458-9887, Email:
  • Lat: 40.467278 Lon: -80.117917, Call Sign: WRBY219,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.287 MHz, 451.512 MHz, 456.287 MHz, 456.337 MHz, 456.512 MHz, Grant Date: 07/23/2018, Expiration Date: 07/23/2028, Certifier: Jerry Waldorf, Registrant: Trn Communications, LLC, 227 Chess Street, Monongahela, PA 15063, Phone: (724) 292-7310, Fax: (724) 292-7194, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • PA-PIT1025G, 901 Gray Street (Lat: 40.469500 Lon: -80.065611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQMA619,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22475.0 MHz, 22525.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/14/2010, Expiration Date: 06/14/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • PA-PIT1003A, 110 Nichols Way (Lat: 40.484278 Lon: -80.063944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQMA627,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19675.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 19675.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/14/2010, Expiration Date: 06/14/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • PA-PIT231F, 829 Benwood Avenue (Lat: 40.475389 Lon: -80.073417), Type: Bant, Structure height: 8.5 m, Call Sign: WQMA677,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21275.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/14/2010, Expiration Date: 06/14/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • PA-PIT1134B, 104 Forest Grove Road (Lat: 40.481417 Lon: -80.125250), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.7 m, Call Sign: WQMJ474,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17965.0 MHz, 23075.0 MHz, 18065.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/23/2010, Expiration Date: 08/23/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in McKees Rocks)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 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 ORIGINATED15$81,4677$101,42927$87,2599$51,22211$68,818
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$49,5000$01$69,0002$18,0001$1,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$32,0001$20,00028$66,60717$13,2357$48,571
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$34,0002$41,00010$70,8002$13,5004$46,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$99,0003$41,6670$01$39,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4639.00 , 4644.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$38,0002$51,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$60,0001$54,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$54,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4639.00 , 4644.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in McKees Rocks, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in McKees Rocks, PA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in McKees Rocks, PA
  • 98.0%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Electricity
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in McKees Rocks, PA
  • 78.5%Utility gas
  • 19.9%Electricity
  • 1.6%No fuel used


McKees Rocks compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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.
  • 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.

McKees Rocks on our top lists:

  • #2 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+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least cars per house, population 5,000+"
  • #26 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+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of single-parent households, population 5,000+"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest city-data.com crime index, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #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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