Sewickley, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 3,839 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.6%
 
Males: 1,841  (48.0%)
Females: 1,998  (52.0%)
Median resident age:

42.8 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15143.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $60,566 (it was $39,598 in 2000)
Sewickley:

$60,566
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $50,460 (it was $30,571 in 2000)

Sewickley borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $223,172 (it was $121,400 in 2000)
Sewickley:

$223,172
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $198,388; detached houses: $201,492; townhouses or other attached units: $178,315; in 2-unit structures: $171,604; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $156,269; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $222,418; mobile homes: $37,106

Median gross rent in 2017: $773.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sewickley: 95.8 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.0%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.3% for Black residents, 22.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.2% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Sewickley, PA (2010)
    • 3,35387.6%White alone
    • 2737.1%Black alone
    • 701.8%Hispanic
    • 651.7%Two or more races
    • 511.3%Asian alone
    • 110.3%Other race alone
    • 20.05%American Indian alone
    • 20.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Sewickley, Pennsylvania as of May 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sewickley is 639 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Sewickley by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2011

2012

2013

2014

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.5)
1
(22.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(26.7)
4
(108.8)
1
(27.9)
1
(24.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.9)
2
(45.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(133.6)
7
(190.4)
4
(111.6)
3
(73.6)
9
(205.1)
9
(205.0)
2
(45.8)
3
(67.8)
2
(45.8)
4
(91.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(160.3)
19
(516.7)
10
(279.0)
6
(147.2)
7
(159.5)
7
(159.4)
6
(137.5)
10
(225.9)
5
(114.4)
1
(22.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
92
(2,458)
82
(2,230)
60
(1,674)
43
(1,055)
49
(1,117)
32
(728.8)
75
(1,719)
50
(1,130)
47
(1,076)
40
(913.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(80.1)
6
(163.2)
3
(83.7)
1
(24.5)
5
(113.9)
3
(68.3)
1
(22.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.9)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(26.7)
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)150.7209.1123.996.1124.286.896.374.668.970.1

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City-data.com crime index in Sewickley, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 11 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.51
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: Italian (19.8%), German (14.5%), Irish (9.7%), American (4.7%), English (3.0%), Norwegian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 07/06/1853

Elevation: 840 feet

Land area: 0.96 square miles.

Population density: 4,005 people per square mile   (average).

Sewickley, Pennsylvania map

336 residents are foreign born (3.4% Europe, 2.4% Latin America, 1.5% Asia, 1.3% Africa).

This borough:

8.8%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $6,260 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,201 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (12.7 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (268.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Osborne borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
Glen Osborne borough, PA (0.9 miles ),
Edgeworth borough, PA (1.0 miles ),
Haysville, PA (1.2 miles),
Coraopolis borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Sewickley Heights borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Carnot-Moon, PA (1.5 miles ),
Leetsdale borough, PA (1.6 miles )

Latitude: 40.54 N, Longitude: 80.18 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,194 (+57.3%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 441 (23.6%)

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

Property values in Sewickley, PA

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

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Historical population in Sewickley, PA
Historical housing units in Sewickley, PA
Most common industries in Sewickley, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.5%)
  • Educational services (11.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Air transportation (4.0%)
  • Public administration (2.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.0%)
  • Health care (10.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Air transportation (4.5%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.1%)
  • Educational services (19.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (4.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.7%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Sewickley, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Computer specialists (3.4%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (3.4%)
  • Top executives (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Financial managers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Registered nurses (3.9%)
  • Computer specialists (3.9%)

Average climate in Sewickley, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Sewickley, 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 0.257. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.257
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.78. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.78
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.620. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.620
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.91. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.91
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 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00128
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Sewickley-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 14% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the Sewickley 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 47.3 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-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 66.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 89.5 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 257.9 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 102.3 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 218.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 220.2 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).
Sewickley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Sewickley:

  • HEALTHSOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL OF SEWICKLEY (303 CAMP MEETING ROAD)
  • HERITAGE VALLEY SEWICKLEY (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 720 BLACKBURN ROAD)
  • VERLAND FOUNDATION (212 IRIS ROAD)
  • EKIDZCARE (1108 OHIO RIVER BLVD SUITE 803)
  • SEWICKLEY VALLEY HOSP HM HLTH AGCY (720 BLACKBURN ROAD)
  • MASONIC VILLAGE AT SEWICKLEY (1000 MASONIC DRIVE)
  • TRANSITIONAL CARE UNIT (301 CAMP MEETING ROAD)

Amtrak station near Sewickley:

  • 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:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sewickley:

  • Robert Morris University (about 3 miles; Moon Township, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,823)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 9 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)

Private high school in Sewickley:

  • SEWICKLEY ACADEMY (Students: 704, Location: 315 ACADEMY AVE, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sewickley:

  • EDGEWORTH EL SCH (Students: 523, Location: 200 MEADOW LN, Grades: KG-5)
  • QUAKER VALLEY MS (Students: 469, Location: 618 HARBAUGH STREET, Grades: 6-8)
  • OSBORNE EL SCH (Students: 312, Location: 1414 BEAVER ST, Grades: KG-5)
  • FRANKLIN EL SCH (Location: 2401 ROCHESTER RD, Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Sewickley:

  • ST JAMES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 242, Location: 201 BROAD ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Sewickley

Library in Sewickley:

  • SEWICKLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,082,196; Location: 500 THORN ST; 80,215 books; 15,627 e-books; 5,848 audio materials; 6,152 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 16 other licensed databases; 244 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sewickley: Laughlin Center (A), Presbyterian Church Student Center (B), Saint James Catholic Church Convent (C), Sedwickley Police Department (D), Sewickley Borough Hall (E), Sewickley Public Library (F), Cochran Hose Volunteer Fire Department Station 258 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sewickley include: Triump Baptist Church (A), Saint Stephens Episcopal Church (B), Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (C), Saint James Catholic Church (D), Saint Andrews United Presbyterian Church of Sewickley (E), First Church of Christ Scientist (F), Christy House (G), Widening Horizons Initiative Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Bob Davie (American football) - College football coach, Christa Harmotto - Volleyball player, John Holdren - Environmentalist, Carol Semple - Amateur golfer, Chuck Knox - Football player and coach, George R. Stewart - Non-fiction writer, Joel Dolinski - Football player and coach, Nate Guenin - Ice hockey defenceman, Dan Cortese - Game show host, Donn F. Porter - Army Medal of Honor recipient.

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 Sewickley and their reported violations in the past:

ALEPPO TWP AUTH (Population served: 2,050, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2010)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2007. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-16-2007)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 9 other older monitoring violations
PROMISE CAMP (Population served: 135, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 8 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This borough:

2.2 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

53.8%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

4.5%
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: 0.6% of all households
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Sewickley in 2000:

  • 10 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Sewickley (2011 data):

  • Dollar Bank, Federal Savings Bank: Masonic Village Branch at 1190 Merriman Road 1st Floor, branch established on 2003/03/17; Sewickley Branch at 418 Beaver St, branch established on 1974/10/10. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $6,350.8 mil, Deposits: $4,971.8 mil, headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 62 total offices
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Sewickley Branch at 501 Beaver Road And Broad Street, branch established on 1947/11/24. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Sewickley Savings Bank: at Broad Street And Centennial Avenue, branch established on 1884/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $314.7 mil, Deposits: $236.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Northwest Savings Bank: 414 Beaver St Branch at 414 Beaver St, branch established on 1891/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/23: Bank assets: $7,975.9 mil, Deposits: $5,985.6 mil, headquarters in Warren, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 172 total offices
  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: Sewickley Branch at 604 Beaver Street, branch established on 2012/03/12. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $9,581.0 mil, Deposits: $7,462.2 mil, headquarters in Greenville, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 291 total offices, Holding Company: F.N.b. Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Sewickley Branch at 401 Beaver Street, branch established on 1947/06/02. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Sewickley Branch at 400 Broad Street, branch established on 1991/11/12. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Sewickley:

Marital status in Sewickley, PA
  • Never married: 25.7%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

For population 25 years and over in Sewickley:

  • High school or higher: 96.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 60.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 28.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sewickley
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sewickley, 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.
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.
Pennsylvania:

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.
Pennsylvania:

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

8.7%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegheny County:

26.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sewickley:

61.3%
State:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sewickley:

63.1%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.4
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.1%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sewickley:

6.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Sewickley:

33.8%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

66.6%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Sewickley:

82.3%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sewickley, 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 8$87,131$130,6977$20,531
Streets and Highways 7$49,520$84,8916$16,731
Sewerage 4$25,404$76,2120$0
Financial Administration 2$8,930$53,58013$32,917
Other Government Administration 2$17,339$104,0340$0
Police - Other 1$4,596$55,1520$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 24$192,920$96,46026$70,179

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $3,330,000 ($867.41)
    General Public Buildings: $40,000 ($10.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $38,000 ($9.90)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,573,000 ($409.74)
    Police Protection: $1,563,000 ($407.14)
    Sewerage: $869,000 ($226.36)
    Central Staff Services: $602,000 ($156.81)
    General Public Buildings: $209,000 ($54.44)
    Parks and Recreation: $188,000 ($48.97)
    Local Fire Protection: $169,000 ($44.02)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $120,000 ($31.26)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $86,000 ($22.40)
    Financial Administration: $61,000 ($15.89)
    General - Other: $26,000 ($6.77)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Bonds: $1,432,000 ($373.01)
    Benefit Payments: $929,000 ($241.99)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $579,000 ($150.82)
    Withdrawals: $103,000 ($26.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $490,000 ($127.64)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $81,000 ($21.10)
    Sewerage: $79,000 ($20.58)
    Police Protection: $30,000 ($7.81)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,960,000 ($510.55)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,535,000 ($399.84)
    Other: $408,000 ($106.28)
    Parking Facilities: $176,000 ($45.85)
    Parks and Recreation: $68,000 ($17.71)
    Regular Highways: $29,000 ($7.55)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $702,000 ($182.86)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $43,000 ($11.20)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $414,000 ($107.84)
    Fines and Forfeits: $128,000 ($33.34)
    Donations From Private Sources: $44,000 ($11.46)
    Rents: $13,000 ($3.39)
    Sale of Property: $8,000 ($2.08)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($1.30)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $325,000 ($84.66)
    Highways: $83,000 ($21.62)
    General Local Government Support: $7,000 ($1.82)
  • Tax - Property: $2,363,000 ($615.52)
    Individual Income: $837,000 ($218.03)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $305,000 ($79.45)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $113,000 ($29.43)
    Public Utility License: $51,000 ($13.28)

Sewickley government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,268,000 ($3456.11)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,785,000 ($3069.81)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,582,000 ($1974.99)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,099,000 ($1588.69)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $116,000 ($30.22)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $1,361,000 ($354.52)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,083,000 ($542.59)

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 Sewickley, PA
NameCountNameCount
Audi1Rite Aid1
BMW1Starbucks1
Burger King1Subway1
Curves1Talbots1
FedEx6UPS3
GNC1YMCA2

Strongest AM radio stations in Sewickley:

  • 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.)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WMBA (1460 AM; 1 kW; AMBRIDGE, PA; Owner: IORIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • 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)
  • 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:

  • 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)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • WOGF (104.3 FM; EAST LIVERPOOL, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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:

  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING 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)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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.)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WWBP-LP (Channel 25; FREEDOM, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WFMJ-TV (Channel 21; YOUNGSTOWN, OH; Owner: WFMJ TELEVISION, INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Sewickley: Donn F. Porter.

Sewickley fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Sewickley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 187ft / 57.2mTotal length
  • $3,749,000Total costs
  • 46,375Total average daily traffic
  • 3,029Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sewickley)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Sewickley, PA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • Borough of Sewickley, Lat: 40.552500 Lon: -80.152833, Call Sign: WPQP238,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.368 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2010, Expiration Date: 07/13/2020, Certifier: Ray Wolfgang, Registrant: Sensus Technologies Inc, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (724) 430-3974, Fax: (724) 430-3959
  • SEWICKLEY, Lat: 40.552194 Lon: -80.153111, Call Sign: WPXK682, Licensee ID: L00652188,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.431 MHz, Grant Date: 02/01/2013, Expiration Date: 04/23/2023, Certifier: William L Easton, Registrant: Edgeworth Municipal Authority
  • PIT0203, 999 Waterworks Road (Lat: 40.546111 Lon: -80.159167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 83.8 m, Call Sign: WQFB360, Licensee ID: L01728370,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, 19540.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/06/2006, Expiration Date: 06/06/2016, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr., Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • PITFP02, 201 Fern Hollow Rd. (Lat: 40.529500 Lon: -80.199333), Type: Mast, Structure height: 45.1 m, Call Sign: WQFC274, Licensee ID: L01728370,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10715.0 MHz, 17980.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10795.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/13/2006, Expiration Date: 06/13/2016, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr., Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • PIT0107, 2383 Nicholson Rd (Lat: 40.579750 Lon: -80.110417), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.1 m, Call Sign: WQFC989, Licensee ID: L01728370,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/19/2006, Expiration Date: 06/19/2016, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2013, Certifier: Joseph M Sandri Jr., Registrant: Fibertower Network Services, Corp., Debtor-In-Possession, 1875 Eye Street, Nw, 5th Floor, Room 505, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 223-1028, Email:
  • Stonedale, 655 Duff Road (Lat: 40.536556 Lon: -80.116806), Type: Pole, Structure height: 46.6 m, Overall height: 46.9 m, Call Sign: WQII300,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/19/2008, Expiration Date: 02/19/2018, Cancellation Date: 08/19/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, 774 Mays Blvd., #10-465, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • TPC, I-79 Industrial Park (Lat: 40.533944 Lon: -80.137278), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WLM421,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/1990, Expiration Date: 01/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 04/01/2000, Registrant: Mobile Satellite Communications Inc Dba Pittsburgh International Tel, Pittsburgh, PA 15239

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

82 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sewickley)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Sewickley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
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
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$184,57137$285,37896$247,30215$64,0671$173,0006$105,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$196,0007$241,14317$242,5880$00$02$80,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$140,0005$471,00023$193,2171$55,0000$01$263,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$65,0001$292,00023$293,4783$149,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$154,5003$271,6670$01$72,0000$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4455.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$269,7142$241,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$167,0000$01$87,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4455.00

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

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 23 took place in 2006, and the least - 1 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Sewickley, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (40.8%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (27.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sewickley, PA
    • 8640.8%Structure Fires
    • 5827.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 5023.7%Outside Fires
    • 178.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sewickley, PA
Most common first names in Sewickley, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John45075.7 years
Mary39282.0 years
William37276.9 years
Joseph22476.4 years
James22074.9 years
Robert21873.0 years
Elizabeth21680.7 years
Charles21476.1 years
Margaret19879.2 years
George18676.9 years
Most common last names in Sewickley, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12677.3 years
Johnson7281.1 years
Jones5479.0 years
Moore5080.3 years
Williams4875.8 years
Taylor4478.8 years
Campbell4480.4 years
Davis4278.5 years
Ford3879.6 years
Robinson3678.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sewickley, PA
  • 92.1%Utility gas
  • 3.8%Electricity
  • 3.0%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Coal or coke
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sewickley, PA
  • 61.5%Utility gas
  • 29.0%Electricity
  • 4.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.7%No fuel used
  • 1.5%Other fuel
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Sewickley compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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