Rankin, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 2,067 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.7%
 
Males: 899  (43.5%)
Females: 1,168  (56.5%)
Median resident age:

32.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15104.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $21,156 (it was $13,832 in 2000)
Rankin:

$21,156
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,417 (it was $9,946 in 2000)

Rankin borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $46,877 (it was $25,500 in 2000)
Rankin:

$46,877
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $50,216; detached houses: $51,861; townhouses or other attached units: $35,966; in 2-unit structures: $46,508

Median gross rent in 2017: $388.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rankin: 91.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 38.0%
(31.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.5% for Black residents, 92.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 84.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Rankin, PA (2010)
    • 1,62976.8%Black alone
    • 38118.0%White alone
    • 633.0%Two or more races
    • 221.0%Hispanic
    • 180.8%Other race alone
    • 60.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Rankin, Pennsylvania as of February 17, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rankin is 453 to 1.


Crime rates in Rankin by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(47.3)
1
(47.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(92.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(95.0)
1
(47.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(47.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(322.6)
3
(141.8)
4
(190.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.9)
4
(188.9)
1
(47.4)
3
(143.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.5)
3
(145.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(506.9)
17
(803.4)
27
(1,283)
11
(527.1)
10
(476.0)
13
(610.3)
18
(849.9)
14
(663.8)
15
(715.3)
8
(383.9)
4
(194.2)
22
(1,068)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
22
(1,014)
29
(1,371)
26
(1,235)
6
(287.5)
3
(142.8)
12
(563.4)
7
(330.5)
14
(663.8)
11
(524.6)
7
(335.9)
9
(436.9)
9
(437.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(829.5)
18
(850.7)
27
(1,283)
1
(47.9)
0
(0.0)
13
(610.3)
11
(519.4)
12
(569.0)
18
(858.4)
12
(575.8)
19
(922.3)
16
(777.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
12
(553.0)
8
(378.1)
7
(332.5)
3
(143.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.9)
1
(47.2)
2
(94.8)
1
(47.7)
6
(287.9)
2
(97.1)
1
(48.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(94.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(48.5)
1
(48.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)420.3457.9648.9177.3105.2241.3274.3223.8299.0146.4128.6361.8

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

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

0.49
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: African (28.1%), Irish (4.0%), Italian (2.2%), English (2.0%), American (1.2%), Polish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/09/1892

Elevation: 870 feet

Land area: 0.44 square miles.

Population density: 4,732 people per square mile   (average).

Rankin, Pennsylvania map

18 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.8%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,251 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $466 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (5.6 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (251.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Braddock borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
Swissvale borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
Whitaker borough, PA (1.0 miles ),
Braddock Hills borough, PA (1.0 miles ),
North Braddock borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Edgewood borough, PA (1.2 miles ),
Homestead borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
Forest Hills borough, PA (1.3 miles )

Latitude: 40.41 N, Longitude: 79.88 W

Distribution of median household income in Rankin, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Rankin, PA in 2017

Property values in Rankin, PA

Rankin satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Rankin, PA
Historical housing units in Rankin, PA
Most common industries in Rankin, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (17.0%)
  • Social assistance (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.4%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.3%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.9%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (6.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.3%)
  • Social assistance (11.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Rankin, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Bus drivers (5.4%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (5.0%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (8.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.7%)
  • Child care workers (4.8%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.6%)

Average climate in Rankin, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.254. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.254
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.67
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.28. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.28
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 21.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.5
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0202. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0202
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

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

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the Rankin 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 6.3 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:

Rankin-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 79.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 106.1 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 265.6 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 116.3 miles away from Rankin 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 202.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 222.3 miles away from Rankin 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).
Rankin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rankin:

  • LADIES G A R HOME (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • UPMC BRADDOCK (Hospital, about 1 miles away; BRADDOCK, PA)
  • PROGRESSIVE CARE CTR BRADDOCK (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; BRADDOCK, PA)
  • VNA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • ST FRANCIS CENTRAL HOSPITAL SNU (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • ASERACARE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • ELDERCREST NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MUNHALL, PA)

Amtrak stations near Rankin:

  • 7 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.
  • 19 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 Rankin:

  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 5 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 5 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • Duquesne University (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Point Park University (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 8 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 17 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Rankin: Rankin Christian Center (A), Rankin Volunteer Fire Department Station 238 (B), Rankin Station (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rankin include: Saint Michaels Church (A), Saint Johns Greek Catholic Church (B), New Testament Ministries (C), Mount Olive Baptist Church (D), Emmanuel Baptist Church (E), Apostolic Faith Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Shawntae Spencer - 2005 NFL player (San Francisco 49ers, born: Feb 22, 1982), Joe Beggs - Baseball player.

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

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

62.5%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

6.5%
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: 0.0% of all households
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
8 people in religious group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Rankin:

Marital status in Rankin, PA
  • Never married: 54.0%
  • Now married: 26.8%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

For population 25 years and over in Rankin:

  • High school or higher: 85.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 13.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.1 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

Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Rankin
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rankin, 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
This county:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

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

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.3%
State:

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

12.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.2%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rankin:

46.7%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Rankin:

30.1
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rankin:

17.4%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rankin:

13.1%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rankin:

6.7
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Rankin:

36.7%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.8%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

82.1%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rankin, 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
Other Government Administration 3$13,979$55,9161$1,564
Police Protection - Officers 3$42,454$169,8160$0
Streets and Highways 2$14,432$86,5921$333
Financial Administration 1$1,491$17,8920$0
Police - Other 1$944$11,3286$14,823
Firefighters 1$6,865$82,3800$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,854$46,2481$432
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 12$84,019$84,0199$17,152

Rankin government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $286,000 ($138.36)
    Sewerage: $256,000 ($123.85)
    Regular Highways: $165,000 ($79.83)
    General - Other: $152,000 ($73.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $117,000 ($56.60)
    Air Transportation: $108,000 ($52.25)
    Central Staff Services: $82,000 ($39.67)
    General Public Buildings: $27,000 ($13.06)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,000 ($12.09)
    Local Fire Protection: $24,000 ($11.61)
    Financial Administration: $22,000 ($10.64)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $18,000 ($8.71)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($1.94)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $515,000 ($249.15)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $511,000 ($247.22)
    Benefit Payments: $416,000 ($201.26)
    Withdrawals: $46,000 ($22.25)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $313,000 ($151.43)

Rankin government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $266,000 ($128.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $159,000 ($76.92)
    Other: $14,000 ($6.77)
    Parking Facilities: $8,000 ($3.87)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $315,000 ($152.39)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $49,000 ($23.71)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($3.39)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $37,000 ($17.90)
    Rents: $7,000 ($3.39)
    Donations From Private Sources: $7,000 ($3.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $41,000 ($19.84)
    Other: $22,000 ($10.64)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.48)
  • Tax - Property: $173,000 ($83.70)
    Individual Income: $119,000 ($57.57)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $29,000 ($14.03)
    Public Utility License: $19,000 ($9.19)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $7,000 ($3.39)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $485,000 ($234.64)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $117,000 ($56.60)

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)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rankin:

  • 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)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WURP (1550 AM; 1 kW; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- 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.)
  • WEDO (810 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: 810 INCORPORATED)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rankin:

  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • 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.)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • WRWJ (88.1 FM; MURRYSVILLE, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INCORPORATED)
  • WRCT (88.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CARNEGIE-MELLON STUDENT GOVT. CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Rankin:

  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQVC-CA (Channel 28; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W66BQ (Channel 66; BEAVER, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
  • W56CG (Channel 56; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
Rankin fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Rankin fatal accident list:

Aug 14, 1983 10:99 PM, Rankin Br, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 27, 1978 06:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 1, 1977 06:18 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 335ft / 102mTotal length
  • $17,195,000Total costs
  • 53,993Total average daily traffic
  • 4,088Total average daily truck traffic
  • 46,570Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • PA-PIT1223I, One Mele Place (Lat: 40.415444 Lon: -79.881667), Type: Bant, Structure height: 14.7 m, Call Sign: WQMP310,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22625.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/12/2010, Expiration Date: 10/12/2020, 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:

1
  • Call Sign: K3BZW, Licensee ID: L01450296, Grant Date: 12/06/2008, Expiration Date: 10/05/2018, Certifier: Gerald Lee Jackson, Registrant: Gerald Lee Jackson, Palisades Manor Bldg 1000 Apt 1208, Rankin, PA 15104

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$48,3331$33,0004$6,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$05$43,8005$3,6001$2,0001$2,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$15,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$30,0000$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5140.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$47,5001$60,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$44,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5140.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rankin, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rankin, PA - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rankin, PA
  • 98.8%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rankin, PA
  • 67.3%Utility gas
  • 29.5%Electricity
  • 3.2%No fuel used


Rankin compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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

Rankin on our top lists:

  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least cars per house, population 500+"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Northern America (population 500+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females"
  • #25 (15104) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Slovak first ancestries (pop 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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