West Elizabeth, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 511 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.6%
 
Males: 257  (50.4%)
Females: 254  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  32.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 15088.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,960 (it was $26,339 in 2000)
West Elizabeth:

$37,960
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,054 (it was $14,687 in 2000)

West Elizabeth borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $61,250 (it was $40,600 in 2000)
West Elizabeth:

$61,250
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $164,361; Detached houses: $169,434; Townhouses or other attached units: $140,609; In 2-unit structures: $118,355; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $109,962; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $160,502; Mobile homes: $29,891

Median gross rent in 2013: $761.

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  • Races in West Elizabeth, PA (2010)

    West Elizabeth races chart
    • 50196.7%White alone
    • 152.9%Black alone
    • 20.4%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in West Elizabeth: 94.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (36.1%), Irish (14.3%), Italian (10.1%), English (8.5%), United States (6.1%), Scottish (5.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/03/1848

Elevation: 760 feet

Land area: 0.20 square miles.

Population density: 2,500 people per square mile   (average).

West Elizabeth,PA real estate house value index trend

West Elizabeth, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in West Elizabeth:

  • High school or higher: 88.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Elizabeth borough:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 40.3%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 17.8%

3 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.4%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,747 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $522 (1.5%)

West Elizabeth satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (12.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (251.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Elizabeth borough, PA (0.7 miles ), Clairton, PA (1.3 miles ), Hilldale, PA (1.4 miles ), Elrama, PA (1.5 miles ), Jefferson Hills borough, PA (1.5 miles ), Lincoln borough, PA (1.6 miles ), Glassport borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Liberty borough, PA (2.1 miles ).

Latitude: 40.27 N, Longitude: 79.89 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 412

West Elizabeth household income distribution West Elizabeth home values distribution

Property values in West Elizabeth, PA

Crime rates in West Elizabeth (2002):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 8 assaults (1,410.9 per 100,000)
  • 3 burglaries (529.1 per 100,000)
  • 10 thefts (1,763.7 per 100,000)
  • 2 auto thefts (352.7 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 433.8 (higher means more crime, US average = 328.4)

Crime rates in West Elizabeth (2003):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 assaults (358.4 per 100,000)
  • 3 burglaries (537.6 per 100,000)
  • 10 thefts (1,792.1 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 187.9 (higher means more crime, US average = 322.2)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 17 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

29.25
Pennsylvania average:

2.85
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -69 (-10.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Educational services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)

Work and jobs in West Elizabeth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in West Elizabeth, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

West Elizabeth-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Pennsylvania state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.5 miles away from the West Elizabeth 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 3.4 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:

West Elizabeth-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 88.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 113.2 miles away from West Elizabeth 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 259.7 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 124.7 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 203.5 miles away from West Elizabeth 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 214.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Allegheny County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
West Elizabeth topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near West Elizabeth:

  • DAVITA - ELIZABETH DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; ELIZABETH, PA)
  • JEFFERSON HILLS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CLAIRTON, PA)
  • LAWSON NURSING HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; JEFFERSON HILLS, PA)
  • SOUTHWESTERN NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • SUPERIOR HOME HEALTH AND STAFFING, INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MC KEESPORT, PA)
  • DAVITA - MCKEESPORT WEST DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; MCKEESPORT, PA)
  • VIAQUEST HOME HEALTH LLC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; MONONGAHELA, PA)

Amtrak stations near West Elizabeth:

  • 13 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 West Elizabeth:

  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 13 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 13 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • Duquesne University (about 13 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • Point Park University (about 13 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 14 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 14 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 15 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,773)

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Notable locations in West Elizabeth: West Elizabeth Borough Hall (A), West Elizabeth Volunteer Fire Company Station 291 (B). 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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 112. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

112
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.202. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.202
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.12. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.12
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.48. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.48
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0356. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0356
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.6%
(29.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.9% for Black residents, 40.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.5 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  62.4%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  10.0%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

West Elizabeth travel time to work - commute West Elizabeth mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for West Elizabeth borough (based on Allegheny County data)

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
This county:

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.
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
Here:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.7%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegheny County:

26.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.9%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
West Elizabeth:

51.7%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
West Elizabeth:

47.3%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
West Elizabeth:

31.3
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
West Elizabeth:

9.1%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
West Elizabeth:

18.4%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
West Elizabeth:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
West Elizabeth:

34.6%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

58.4%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.4%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of West Elizabeth, 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 0$0 1$2,035
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$587
Other and Unallocable 0$0 5$3,679
Totals for Government 0$0 7$6,301

West Elizabeth government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $9,000 ($17.61)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $40,000 ($78.28)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($58.71)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($43.05)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($19.57)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($17.61)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($11.74)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($9.78)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($5.87)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $7,000 ($13.70)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $63,000 ($123.29)

West Elizabeth government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $4,000 ($7.83)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $12,000 ($23.48)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($7.83)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($7.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $20,000 ($39.14)
    Highways: $13,000 ($25.44)
    All Other: $2,000 ($3.91)
    General Support: $1,000 ($1.96)
  • Tax - Property: $45,000 ($88.06)
    Individual Income: $25,000 ($48.92)
    NEC: $23,000 ($45.01)

West Elizabeth government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $149,000 ($291.59)

3.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,571 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.90%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($442 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.03%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.38% ($38,522 average AGI)
from Washington County, PA  0.24% ($56,179)
from Butler County, PA  0.20% ($49,311)


3.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($53,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.77%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($983 average AGI)
Allegheny County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.37% ($46,444 average AGI)
to Washington County, PA  0.25% ($57,144)
to Butler County, PA  0.24% ($60,465)

Strongest AM radio stations in West Elizabeth:

  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WEDO (810 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: 810 INCORPORATED)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WASP (1130 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BROWNSVILLE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Elizabeth:

  • 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)
  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • 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.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WJJJ (104.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDVE (102.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; 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)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)

TV broadcast stations around West Elizabeth:

  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING 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)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WQVC-CA (Channel 28; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W20AN (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W56CG (Channel 56; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)

West Elizabeth fatal accident list:

Feb 10, 1993 05:12 PM, 51, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 8, 1989 11:10 PM, 837, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 24, 1983 03:99 AM, 00736, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 16m52ftTotal length
  • 38,276Total average daily traffic
  • 2,739Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Fire Dept Corner Of 5th & Washington St (Lat: 40.273139 Lon: -79.896722), Call Sign: KGG516
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.8000 MHz, 33.8600 MHzGrant Date: 04/02/2002, Expiration Date: 03/11/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2012Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairifeld Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Border street, Border Street @rr Mp 027.10 (Lat: 40.272806 Lon: -79.894750), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.5 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WQAN772, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.070 MHz, 161.055 MHzGrant Date: 04/15/2014, Expiration Date: 07/09/2024, Certifier: Jerry R CelioRegistrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Nw, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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  • Jones St (Lat: 40.273972 Lon: -79.906444), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KZN570
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.350 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 12/10/1996, Expiration Date: 02/13/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/19/2002Registrant: Dillner Storage Company, Jones St, West Elizabeth, PA 15088

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA3HXD, Grant Date: 03/25/1997, Expiration Date: 03/25/2007, Cancellation Date: 03/26/2009, Registrant: James Molen, 1 Burnett St, West Elizabeth, PA 15088-0588
  • Call Sign: KA3JKK, Licensee ID: L00947891, Grant Date: 10/17/2014, Expiration Date: 01/13/2025, Certifier: William R Horgos, Registrant: William R Horgos, 710 Sixth St, West Elizabeth, PA 15088
  • Call Sign: KA3RWD, Grant Date: 08/04/1997, Expiration Date: 08/04/2007, Cancellation Date: 08/05/2009, Registrant: Rosemarie Molen, 1 Burnett St, West Elizabeth, PA 15088-0588
  • Call Sign: KB3JOM, Licensee ID: L00674269, Grant Date: 04/22/2003, Expiration Date: 04/22/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/23/2015, Certifier: Mitchell M Mcfadden, Registrant: Mitchell M Mcfadden, West Elizabeth, PA 15088
  • Call Sign: KB3QYQ, Licensee ID: L00677502, Grant Date: 04/08/2008, Expiration Date: 04/08/2018, Cancellation Date: 06/29/2012, Certifier: Lawrence A Bagg, Registrant: Lawrence A Bagg, West Elizabeth, PA 15088

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
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$72,5001$66,0000$01$10,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$61,0003$10,0001$10,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4930.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$38,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$38,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4930.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 5

Incident types - West Elizabeth

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for West Elizabeth, PA
Most common first names in West Elizabeth, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2475.1 years
Mary1684.4 years
Margaret1677.5 years
William1474.9 years
Charles1471.8 years
George1378.3 years
Joseph1176.6 years
Thomas969.0 years
Frank874.0 years
Robert869.4 years
Most common last names in West Elizabeth, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Biddle1172.3 years
Lewis1080.9 years
Williams672.8 years
Lloyd681.5 years
Bickerton684.6 years
Pearsol673.3 years
Bucy579.8 years
Graham578.2 years
Nardone473.5 years
Miller476.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (82%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Wood (3%)

Businesses in West Elizabeth, PA

  • 7-Eleven: 1

West Elizabeth compared to Pennsylvania state average:

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