West Mifflin, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 19,839 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.7%
 
Males: 9,296  (46.9%)
Females: 10,543  (53.1%)
Median resident age:

45.7 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 15122.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,262 (it was $36,130 in 2000)
West Mifflin:

$55,262
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,941 (it was $18,140 in 2000)

West Mifflin borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $126,293 (it was $68,700 in 2000)
West Mifflin:

$126,293
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: $638.

March 2019 cost of living index in West Mifflin: 93.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.9%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.9% for Black residents, 21.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 58.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in West Mifflin, PA (2017)
    • 16,89384.3%White alone
    • 1,8959.5%Black alone
    • 8654.3%Two or more races
    • 2941.5%Hispanic
    • 120.06%American Indian alone
    • 110.05%Asian alone
    • 90.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania as of May 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in West Mifflin is 912 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in West Mifflin by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.9)
0
(0.0)
4
(19.6)
1
(4.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(14.6)
1
(4.9)
4
(19.6)
2
(9.8)
5
(24.7)
5
(24.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.0)
2
(10.1)
1
(5.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
20
(97.6)
16
(78.6)
20
(98.1)
19
(93.2)
19
(93.7)
14
(69.2)
19
(94.3)
4
(20.0)
8
(40.3)
2
(10.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
26
(126.9)
33
(162.1)
21
(103.1)
13
(63.8)
32
(157.8)
13
(64.2)
16
(79.4)
18
(89.9)
14
(70.5)
26
(131.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
90
(439.4)
89
(437.3)
95
(466.2)
76
(372.8)
87
(429.1)
46
(227.3)
34
(168.8)
13
(64.9)
9
(45.3)
4
(20.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
271
(1,323)
421
(2,069)
488
(2,395)
355
(1,741)
424
(2,091)
369
(1,823)
367
(1,822)
158
(788.9)
106
(533.8)
88
(445.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(107.4)
15
(73.7)
18
(88.3)
16
(78.5)
16
(78.9)
16
(79.1)
18
(89.4)
9
(44.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(9.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.9)
3
(14.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)158.7189.0201.2189.8209.3148.5146.071.658.853.0

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City-data.com crime index in West Mifflin, PA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 38 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Pennsylvania average:

1.88
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Ancestries: German (11.0%), Italian (10.0%), Slovak (9.8%), Irish (9.7%), American (6.9%), Polish (5.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/11/1942

Elevation: 1100 feet

Land area: 14.2 square miles.

Population density: 1,401 people per square mile   (low).

West Mifflin, Pennsylvania map

191 residents are foreign born

This borough:

1.0%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,724 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,124 (2.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (6.6 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (252.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Dravosburg borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Munhall borough, PA (1.3 miles ),
West Homestead borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Whitaker borough, PA (1.5 miles ),
Duquesne, PA (1.6 miles ),
Port Vue borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Homestead borough, PA (1.6 miles ),
Glassport borough, PA (1.7 miles )

Latitude: 40.37 N, Longitude: 79.90 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,129 (+20.6%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 2,035 (20.6%)

Distribution of median household income in West Mifflin, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in West Mifflin, PA in 2017

Property values in West Mifflin, PA

West Mifflin satellite photo by USGS

West Mifflin tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in West Mifflin, PA
Historical housing units in West Mifflin, PA
Most common industries in West Mifflin, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.9%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Educational services (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.3%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.1%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Social assistance (4.3%)
Most common occupations in West Mifflin, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Registered nurses (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.1%)
  • Cashiers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Registered nurses (6.9%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.6%)

Average climate in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

West Mifflin, Pennsylvania average temperatures West Mifflin, Pennsylvania average precipitation West Mifflin, Pennsylvania humidity West Mifflin, Pennsylvania wind speed West Mifflin, Pennsylvania snowfall West Mifflin, Pennsylvania sunshine West Mifflin, Pennsylvania clear and cloudy days

West Mifflin, 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 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.257. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.257
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.54. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.54
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.14. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.14
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.6
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 11.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0239. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0239
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

West Mifflin-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.4 miles away from the West Mifflin 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 3.5 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 Mifflin-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 81.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 107.8 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 263.2 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 118.6 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 the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 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).
West Mifflin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near West Mifflin:

  • PROVIDENCE POINT HEALTHCARE RESIDENCE (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • ST FRANCIS CENTRAL HOSPITAL SNU (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • ELDERCREST NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MUNHALL, PA)
  • DAVITA - MCKEESPORT WEST DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; MCKEESPORT, PA)
  • DAVITA - HOMESTEAD DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; WEST HOMESTEAD, PA)
  • DR GERTRUDE A BARBER CENTER CYNTHIA RD (Hospital, about 4 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)
  • JOHN J KANE REGIONAL CENTER-GL (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; PITTSBURGH, PA)

Amtrak stations near West Mifflin:

  • 8 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 in West Mifflin:

  • All-State Career School-Pittsburgh (Full-time enrollment: 704; Location: 1200 Lebanon Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.allstatecareer.edu/pitt.php)
  • Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (Full-time enrollment: 514; Location: 5 Allegheny County Airport; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.pia.edu)
  • Empire Beauty School-West Mifflin (Full-time enrollment: 127; Location: 2393 Mountainview Dr; Private, for-profit; Website: www.empire.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Mifflin:

  • Carnegie Mellon University (about 6 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; Full-time enrollment: 14,186)
  • University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 27,137)
  • Duquesne University (about 7 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 8,211)
  • The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division (about 8 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 11,040)
  • Point Park University (about 8 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 9 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 16 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)

Public high school in West Mifflin:

Private high school in West Mifflin:

  • WILSON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 196, Location: 1900 CLAIRTON RD, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in West Mifflin:

Private elementary/middle schools in West Mifflin:

  • ST AGNES SCHOOL (Students: 139, Location: 653 SAINT AGNES LN, Grades: PK-8)
  • WALNUT GROVE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 99, Location: 44 ADAMS AVE, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in West Mifflin

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is a Community College of Allegheny County in West mifflin. CCAC-South Campus. 1750 Clairton Road, Route 885, West Mifflin, PA 15122. (412)469-1100
  • James Lavelle Catholic School closed in 2005.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in West Mifflin: Duquesne Golf Club (A), Homeville Elementary School Library (B), CCAC South Campus Child Development Center (C), New Emerson Elementary School Library (D), West Mifflin Borough Hall (E), West Mifflin Library (F), West Mifflin Police Department (G), West Mifflin Volunteer Fire Company 3 Station 295 (H), Duquesne Annex Volunteer Fire Company (I), Homeville Volunteer Fire Company 1 Station 293 (J), United States Steel Mon Valley Works Fire and Rescue Department (K), Best Station (L), Mifflin Mine Station (M), Skyview Volunteer Fire Company 4 Station 296 (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Mifflin Manor Shopping Center (1), Century Square Mall Shopping Center (2), Century Square Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Beth Jacob Cemetery (1), Holy Trinity Cemetery (2), Saint Josephs Cemetery (3), Saint Nicholas Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: American Family Kids Rides (Arcades & Amusements; 3075 Clairton Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotel: Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (3122 Lebanon Church Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Kevin Garner - College football player (Akron Zips).

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

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

64.3%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

5.9%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in West Mifflin in 2010:

  • 72 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities
128 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
10 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in West Mifflin (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Century Iii Plaza Giant Eagle Branch at 9901 Mountain View Drive, branch established on 1995/05/01; West Miffin Giant Eagle Branch at 1356 Hoffman Boulevard, branch established on 1996/01/31. 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
  • First Commonwealth Bank: West Mifflin Branch at 6015 Mountain View Drive, branch established on 1997/02/18. Info updated 2010/11/23: Bank assets: $5,779.0 mil, Deposits: $4,511.6 mil, headquarters in Indiana, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: First Commonwealth Financial Corporation
  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: West Mifflin Office at 2204 Lebanon Church Road, branch established on 1978/05/25. 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: West Mifflin Branch at 4917 Homeville Road, branch established on 1961/12/29. 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

For population 15 years and over in West Mifflin:

Marital status in West Mifflin, PA
  • Never married: 31.8%
  • Now married: 46.9%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

For population 25 years and over in West Mifflin:

  • High school or higher: 94.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 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

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

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Religion statistics for West Mifflin, 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
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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:
Here:

8.7%
State:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Allegheny County:

26.3%
Pennsylvania:

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

12.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

55.0%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

53.0%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
West Mifflin:

18.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
West Mifflin:

9.4%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
West Mifflin:

34.3%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
West Mifflin:

59.7%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
West Mifflin:

78.4%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of West Mifflin, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 34$268,846$94,8870$0
Streets and Highways 28$130,922$56,1090$0
Solid Waste Management 14$59,753$51,2170$0
Police - Other 5$21,091$50,61816$18,530
Other Government Administration 4$16,790$50,3705$5,243
Financial Administration 3$12,346$49,3840$0
Parks and Recreation 2$10,667$64,0020$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,477$41,7240$0
Totals for Government 91$523,892$69,08521$23,773

West Mifflin government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $277,000 ($13.96)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,750,000 ($239.43)
    Regular Highways: $3,189,000 ($160.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,383,000 ($69.71)
    General - Other: $1,341,000 ($67.59)
    Local Fire Protection: $758,000 ($38.21)
    Central Staff Services: $728,000 ($36.70)
    General Public Buildings: $331,000 ($16.68)
    Parks and Recreation: $185,000 ($9.33)
    Financial Administration: $87,000 ($4.39)
    Health - Other: $73,000 ($3.68)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $6,799,000 ($342.71)
    Corporate Bonds: $2,441,000 ($123.04)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $1,432,000 ($72.18)
    Benefit Payments: $1,064,000 ($53.63)
    Withdrawals: $26,000 ($1.31)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $224,000 ($11.29)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $95,000 ($4.79)
    Police Protection: $56,000 ($2.82)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,552,000 ($330.26)

West Mifflin government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $371,000 ($18.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000 ($4.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($0.60)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $378,000 ($19.05)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $373,000 ($18.80)
    Local Employee Contribution: $236,000 ($11.90)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $58,000 ($2.92)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $117,000 ($5.90)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $534,000 ($26.92)
    Rents: $248,000 ($12.50)
    Fines and Forfeits: $164,000 ($8.27)
    Special Assessments: $23,000 ($1.16)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($0.40)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,081,000 ($54.49)
    Highways: $437,000 ($22.03)
    General Local Government Support: $24,000 ($1.21)
  • Tax - Property: $7,194,000 ($362.62)
    Individual Income: $1,752,000 ($88.31)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,480,000 ($74.60)
    Amusements Sales: $471,000 ($23.74)
    Public Utility License: $302,000 ($15.22)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $165,000 ($8.32)

West Mifflin government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,730,000 ($490.45)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,154,000 ($461.41)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $576,000 ($29.03)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $730,000 ($36.80)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $2,595,000 ($130.80)
    Total Other Securities: $645,000 ($32.51)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $655,000 ($33.02)

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 West Mifflin, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Lane Furniture1
AT&T1LensCrafters1
Aeropostale1Long John Silver's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Macy's1
Applebee's1Marshalls1
Arby's2MasterBrand Cabinets1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's2
Burlington Coat Factory1Motherhood Maternity1
Charlotte Russe1New York & Co1
Chevrolet1Nike5
Comfort Inn1Office Depot1
Cricket Wireless1Pac Sun1
Curves1Payless2
Dairy Queen2PetSmart1
Deb1RadioShack1
Extended Stay America1Rite Aid1
Fashion Bug1Sam's Club1
FedEx3Sears2
Finish Line1Spencer Gifts1
Foot Locker1Subway3
GNC2T-Mobile2
GameStop1Taco Bell1
Goodwill1Target1
Gymboree1Toys"R"Us2
H&R Block2U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1UPS2
Home Depot1Vans2
JCPenney1Verizon Wireless1
Jimmy Jazz1Victoria's Secret1
Journeys1Walmart1
Kohl's1Wet Seal1
La-Z-Boy1

Strongest AM radio stations in West Mifflin:

  • WPTT (1360 AM; 5 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NEVADA)
  • WJAS (1320 AM; 6 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEAE (1250 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPGR (1510 AM; 5 kW; MONROEVILLE, PA; Owner: MCL/ MCM- INC.)
  • WEDO (810 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MCKEESPORT, PA; Owner: 810 INCORPORATED)
  • WURP (1550 AM; 1 kW; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WBGG (970 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZUM (1590 AM; 4 kW; CARNEGIE, PA; Owner: HORVATH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KQV (1410 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CALVARY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Mifflin:

  • WRRK (96.9 FM; BRADDOCK, PA; Owner: WPNT INC)
  • WKST-FM (96.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYEP-FM (91.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PITTSBURGH COMM. B/CING. CORP.)
  • WQED-FM (89.3 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • 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.)
  • WPTS-FM (92.1 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: UNIV. OF PITTSBURGH COMMONWEALTH SYS)
  • 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)
  • WDUQ (90.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WOGI (98.3 FM; DUQUESNE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSSZ (107.1 FM; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: MCL/MCM-INC.)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRWJ (88.1 FM; MURRYSVILLE, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INCORPORATED)

TV broadcast stations around West Mifflin:

  • W65CG (Channel 65; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQED (Channel 13; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • W61CC (Channel 61; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE VIDEOHOUSE, INC.)
  • WIIC-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • KDKA-TV (Channel 2; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPGH-TV (Channel 53; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPGH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBYD-CA (Channel 35; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: BENJAMIN PEREZ)
  • WBPA-LP (Channel 29; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • W63AU (Channel 63; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: THE BON-TELE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQVC-CA (Channel 28; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
  • W56CG (Channel 56; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of West Mifflin fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 171ft / 51.8mTotal length
  • $7,174,000Total costs
  • 92,857Total average daily traffic
  • 4,562Total average daily truck traffic
  • 96,114Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic
New bridges in West Mifflin, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 51950-1959
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for West Mifflin, PA
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full tracts)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED106$83,90640$68,800141$87,70970$30,38610$51,2001$78,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$79,3336$77,50018$81,6676$50,3330$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$93,5718$78,375134$87,36633$16,9399$55,4442$53,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$73,1257$85,85748$101,3966$31,6671$51,0001$76,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$89,5000$017$98,7652$82,0000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4881.00 , 4882.00, 4883.00, 4884.00, 4885.00, 4886.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$86,4294$116,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$270,0001$102,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$95,0005$151,800
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$112,0004$93,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$114,0000$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4881.00 , 4882.00, 4883.00, 4884.00, 4885.00, 4886.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in West Mifflin, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in West Mifflin, PA - Value

2006 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2006 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 59. The highest number of reported fires - 123 took place in 2018, and the least - 19 in 2013. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in West Mifflin, PA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (45.5%), and Outside Fires (26.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in West Mifflin, PA
    • 35145.5%Structure Fires
    • 20826.9%Outside Fires
    • 14819.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 658.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for West Mifflin, PA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania:

  • Extended Stay America - Pittsburgh - West Mifflin, 1303 Lebanon Church Rd, West Mifflin, Pennsylvania 15122 , Phone: (412) 650-9096, Fax: (412) 650-9071
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 3122 Lebanon Church Rd, West Mifflin, Pennsylvania 15122 , Phone: (412) 469-1900, Fax: (412) 469-2900
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania
Most common first names in West Mifflin, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John53373.9 years
Mary42880.3 years
Joseph28574.5 years
William27072.5 years
Anna23181.7 years
George21274.0 years
Helen20779.2 years
Michael18872.6 years
Margaret18479.8 years
James17171.3 years
Most common last names in West Mifflin, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4375.1 years
Thomas3676.2 years
Miller3473.3 years
Wilson3378.4 years
Williams2771.7 years
Johnson2675.0 years
Martin2475.1 years
Evans2276.5 years
Davis2076.4 years
Baker2073.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in West Mifflin, PA
  • 94.4%Utility gas
  • 2.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.9%Electricity
  • 0.6%Coal or coke
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in West Mifflin, PA
  • 77.1%Utility gas
  • 17.7%Electricity
  • 2.2%No fuel used
  • 1.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


West Mifflin compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

West Mifflin on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 (15122) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Slovak first ancestries"
  • #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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