Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 811 (4% urban, 96% rural).
Population change since 2000: -17.3%
 
Males: 382  (47.2%)
Females: 429  (52.8%)
Median resident age:

48.2 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15143.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $176,923 (it was $115,672 in 2000)
Sewickley Heights:

$176,923
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $131,288 (it was $79,541 in 2000)

Sewickley Heights borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: over $1,000,000 (it was $660,500 in 2000)
Sewickley Heights:

over $1,000,000
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: over $1,000,000; detached houses: over $1,000,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $694.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sewickley Heights: 98.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.6%
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  • Races in Sewickley Heights, PA (2010)
    • 77996.2%White alone
    • 131.6%Hispanic
    • 70.9%Asian alone
    • 50.6%Black alone
    • 50.6%Two or more races
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Crime rates in Sewickley Heights by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(109.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(245.7)
1
(122.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(487.2)
3
(369.9)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(219.3)
7
(717.9)
3
(369.0)
3
(368.6)
3
(366.3)
5
(605.3)
6
(729.9)
1
(121.8)
0
(0.0)
11
(1,358)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)0.00.00.016.428.714.831.923.224.229.239.025.954.3

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.70
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: Italian (15.6%), Irish (11.9%), German (11.1%), English (10.2%), American (6.6%), Hungarian (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 08/03/1935

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 7.33 square miles.

Population density: 111 people per square mile   (very low).

Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania map

42 residents are foreign born (2.5% Europe, 1.7% Asia, 1.1% Latin America).

This borough:

5.8%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $10,937 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $10,373 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (12.5 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (267.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Sewickley Hills borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Sewickley borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Edgeworth borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Osborne borough, PA (1.5 miles ),
Glen Osborne borough, PA (1.5 miles ),
Bell Acres borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Haysville, PA (1.6 miles),
Leetsdale borough, PA (1.7 miles )

Latitude: 40.56 N, Longitude: 80.16 W

Distribution of median household income in Sewickley Heights, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sewickley Heights, PA in 2017
Sewickley Heights satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Sewickley Heights, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.0%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.0%)
  • Construction (4.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.1%)
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.2%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Sewickley Heights, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Top executives (10.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.1%)
  • Lawyers (6.2%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Other financial specialists (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (15.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.7%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (7.6%)
  • Lawyers (7.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Other financial specialists (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.2%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Lawyers (4.4%)

Average climate in Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania average temperatures Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania average precipitation Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania humidity Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania wind speed Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania snowfall Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania sunshine Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days
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 0.257. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.257
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.77. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.77
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.488. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.488
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.98
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00128. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00128
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Sewickley Heights-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 13% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.2 miles away from the Sewickley Heights borough center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1985, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 46.0 miles away from the borough center killed 18 people and injured 310 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sewickley Heights-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 65.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 89.0 miles away from Sewickley Heights 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 101.3 miles away from Sewickley Heights 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 259.9 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 217.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 221.5 miles away from Sewickley Heights 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).
Sewickley Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sewickley Heights:

  • SEWICKLEY VALLEY HOSP HM HLTH AGCY (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SEWICKLEY, PA)
  • HERITAGE VALLEY SEWICKLEY Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; SEWICKLEY, PA)
  • EKIDZCARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; SEWICKLEY, PA)
  • VERLAND FOUNDATION (Hospital, about 3 miles away; SEWICKLEY, PA)
  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; CORAOPOLIS, PA)
  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; MOON TOWNSHIP, PA)
  • ALLEGHENY VALLEY SCHOOL PBGH C (Hospital, about 5 miles away; CORAOPOLIS, PA)

Amtrak station near Sewickley Heights:

  • 12 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.

Operable nuclear power plants near Sewickley Heights:

  • 15 miles: Beaver Valley 1 and 2 in Shippingport, PA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sewickley Heights:

  • Robert Morris University (about 5 miles; Moon Township, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,823)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 10 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 11 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • Point Park University (about 12 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 12 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Duquesne University (about 13 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 14 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Allegheny Country Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Sewickley Heights: Blackburn Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Sewickley Cemetery (1), Saint James Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

2.6 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

79.4%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

1.9%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
121 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Sewickley Heights:

Marital status in Sewickley Heights, PA
  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 68.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

For population 25 years and over in Sewickley Heights:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 73.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 36.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.1%
  • 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:

8.6
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sewickley Heights
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sewickley Heights, 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
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sewickley Heights:

65.0%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

66.3%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Sewickley Heights:

27.0
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.0%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sewickley Heights:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Sewickley Heights:

7.3
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.6%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

67.7%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Sewickley Heights:

82.7%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sewickley Heights, 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 3$21,438$85,7523$7,470
Streets and Highways 3$14,688$58,7520$0
Police - Other 2$5,688$34,1285$5,296
Other Government Administration 2$12,863$77,1781$1,424
Parks and Recreation 1$4,165$49,9801$1,959
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 11$58,842$64,19110$16,149

Sewickley Heights government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $32,000 ($39.46)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $719,000 ($886.56)
    Central Staff Services: $434,000 ($535.14)
    Regular Highways: $398,000 ($490.75)
    Parks and Recreation: $126,000 ($155.36)
    Local Fire Protection: $88,000 ($108.51)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($30.83)
    Financial Administration: $24,000 ($29.59)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($23.43)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($7.40)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $759,000 ($935.88)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $566,000 ($697.90)
    Benefit Payments: $565,000 ($696.67)
    Withdrawals: $63,000 ($77.68)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($1.23)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $31,000 ($38.22)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $931,000 ($1147.97)

Sewickley Heights government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $40,000 ($49.32)
    Regular Highways: $27,000 ($33.29)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $426,000 ($525.28)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $47,000 ($57.95)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $14,000 ($17.26)
    Fines and Forfeits: $10,000 ($12.33)
    Rents: $6,000 ($7.40)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($3.70)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($2.47)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $84,000 ($103.58)
    Highways: $29,000 ($35.76)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($2.47)
  • Tax - Property: $849,000 ($1046.86)
    Individual Income: $760,000 ($937.11)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $84,000 ($103.58)
    Public Utility License: $21,000 ($25.89)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $805,000 ($992.60)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $723,000 ($891.49)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $239,000 ($294.70)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,000 ($6.17)

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 Sewickley Heights:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)
  • WMBA (1460 AM; 1 kW; AMBRIDGE, PA; Owner: IORIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WAMO (860 AM; 1 kW; MILLVALE, PA; Owner: SHERIDAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sewickley Heights:

  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WOGF (104.3 FM; EAST LIVERPOOL, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAMO-FM (106.7 FM; BEAVER FALLS, 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)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Sewickley Heights:

  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, 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)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-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)
  • W66BQ (Channel 66; BEAVER, PA; Owner: BRUNO-GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WKBN-TV (Channel 27; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF YOUNGSTOWN LICENSE LLC)
  • WWBP-LP (Channel 25; FREEDOM, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • WFMJ-TV (Channel 21; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: WFMJ TELEVISION, INC.)

Sewickley Heights fatal accident list:

Oct 17, 1980 11:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 28, 1977 03:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 13ft / 4.3mTotal length
  • $819,000Total costs
  • 1,229Total average daily traffic
  • 21Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,574Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ALLE67, 999 Waterworks Road (Lat: 40.546000 Lon: -80.158889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.5 m, Overall height: 83.8 m, Call Sign: WRBT992,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 06/19/2018, Expiration Date: 06/19/2028, Certifier: Charles K Leto, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:

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 ORIGINATED0$014$596,35725$356,2801$35,0001$321,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$333,0003$439,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$214,0004$197,75013$566,0771$359,0002$672,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$261,0003$417,3335$357,4000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$652,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4400.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$367,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4400.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sewickley Heights, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sewickley Heights, PA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sewickley Heights, PA
  • 85.2%Utility gas
  • 7.2%Electricity
  • 4.2%Other fuel
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sewickley Heights, PA
  • 100.0%Utility gas


Sewickley Heights compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Sewickley Heights on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having professional degrees (population 500+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 100 best educated cities (highest percentage of bachelor degree holding residents)"
  • #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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