For population 25 years and over in Pitcairn:
For population 15 years and over in Pitcairn borough:
31 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,426 (2.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (10.9 miles , pop. 334,563).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (246.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Wall borough, PA (1.0 miles ), Monroeville, PA (1.1 miles ), Trafford borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Municipality of Monroeville borough, PA (1.4 miles ), Wilmerding borough, PA (1.4 miles ), East McKeesport borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Turtle Creek borough, PA (1.5 miles ), North Versailles, PA (1.6 miles ).
Latitude: 40.41 N, Longitude: 79.78 W
Property values in Pitcairn, PA
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Pitcairn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -395 (-9.7%).
Work and jobs in Pitcairn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pitcairn, Pennsylvania
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pitcairn-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the Pitcairn 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 8.1 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:Pitcairn-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 99% 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 81.7 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 (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ted Weems - Musician, Carl Thompson - instrument builder, Sean Logan - Politician.
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pitcairn:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0379. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.203. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.90. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 11.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 23.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.8%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.7% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.7% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Pitcairn compared to Pennsylvania state average:
Banks with branches in Pitcairn (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Pitcairn borough (based on Allegheny County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 209
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 133
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 297
Number of full-service restaurants: 993
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3.69% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,896 average adjusted gross income)
0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($718 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.31% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($54,428 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($706 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Pitcairn fatal accident list:
Aug 26, 2005 02:51 AM, Sr-0130, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 7, 1993 06:26 PM, Wall Ave, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 2, 1976 07:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 7, 1976 09:30 PM, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 14,927
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,041
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 18,259
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Pitcairn, PA
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.