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South Strabane township, PA map Land area: 23.1 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population: 7,987 (76% urban, 24% rural)
Males: 3,685  (46.1%)
Females: 4,302  (53.9%)

Occupied houses/apartments: 7,762 (6,488 owner occupied, 1,274 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

16%
State:

29%


Races in South Strabane township:

  • White Non-Hispanic: 97.1%
  • Black: 1.6%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.0%
  • Asian: 0.5%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.4%
  • Two or more races: 0.4%
  • Some other race: 0.0%

Median age of males: 44.8
Median age of females: 46.6

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Average household size: 2.34

South Strabane township:

2.3 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Average family size: 2.92

Estimated median household income in 2009: $54,660 ($42,762 in 1999)
This township:

$54,660
Pennsylvania:

$49,520

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $548 (lower quartile is $342, upper quartile is $758)
Here:

$548
State:

$597

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $164,807 (it was $108,600 in 2000)
South Strabane township:

$164,807
Pennsylvania:

$164,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $103,948 - $220,109

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $226,398
Here:

$226,398
State:

$223,477

Townhouses or other attached units: $213,861
Here:

$213,861
State:

$164,518

In 2-unit structures: $340,745
Here:

$340,745
State:

$166,566

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $614,743
Here:

$614,743
State:

$223,507

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $477,658
Here:

$477,658
State:

$225,726

Mobile homes: $61,971
Here:

$61,971
State:

$35,442
Population density: 346 people per square mile 
 
 (high).

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

6.4%
Whole state:

11.0%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This township:

1.6%
Whole state:

5.1%

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Notable locations in this township outside city limits:

Notable locations in South Strabane township: Washington Golf Course (A), Northgate Plaza (B), Washington Plaza (C), Childrens Home (D), Just Us Kids Day Care Center (E), South Strabane Township Municipal Building (F), South Strabane Township Police Department (G), South Strabane Fire Department Station 1 (H), South Strabane Fire Department Station 2 (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Washington Mall (1), Strabane Square Shopping Center (2), Washington Mall Shopping Center (3), Washington Square Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in South Strabane township include: Davidson Church (A), Mount Pleasant Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Beth Israel Cemetery (1), The Old Immaculate Conception Cemetery (2), Immaculate Conception Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Lake DiCio (A), Grims Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Opossum Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Number of foreign born residents: 37 (100% naturalized citizens)

South Strabane township:  0.5%
State:  4.1%

72% of South Strabane township residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 75% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 52% lived in Pennsylvania.

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6803
  • Northeast: 221
  • Midwest: 429
  • South: 426
  • West: 60

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $162,500

South Strabane township, Pennsylvania satellite photo by USGS

Percentage of households with unmarried partners: 2.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in South Strabane township, Pennsylvania:

  • 142 people in nursing homes
  • 44 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 39 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,588
  • One, attached: 49
  • Two: 86
  • 3 or 4: 22
  • 5 to 9: 22
  • 10 to 19: 98
  • 20 to 49: 262
  • 50 or more: 267
  • Mobile homes: 50

Median worth of mobile homes: $32,900


Housing units in South Strabane township with a mortgage: 1,284 (133 second mortgage, 296 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 943

Year house built

  • 1999 to March 2000: 22
  • 1995 to 1998: 105
  • 1990 to 1994: 225
  • 1980 to 1989: 335
  • 1970 to 1979: 747
  • 1960 to 1969: 579
  • 1950 to 1959: 560
  • 1940 to 1949: 321
  • 1939 or earlier: 550

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in South Strabane township, Pennsylvania:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 6
  • 3 rooms: 45
  • 4 rooms: 241
  • 5 rooms: 500
  • 6 rooms: 591
  • 7 rooms: 397
  • 8 rooms: 375
  • 9 or more rooms: 383

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in South Strabane township, Pennsylvania:

  • 1 room: 99
  • 2 rooms: 78
  • 3 rooms: 185
  • 4 rooms: 170
  • 5 rooms: 138
  • 6 rooms: 90
  • 7 rooms: 11
  • 8 rooms: 4
  • 9 or more rooms: 7

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in South Strabane township:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 64
  • 2 bedrooms: 530
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,330
  • 4 bedrooms: 531
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 83

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in South Strabane township:

  • no bedroom: 106
  • 1 bedroom: 274
  • 2 bedrooms: 308
  • 3 bedrooms: 89
  • 4 bedrooms: 5
  • 5 or more bedrooms: 0

Cars and other vehicles available in South Strabane township in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • no vehicle: 102
  • 1 vehicle: 701
  • 2 vehicles: 1,266
  • 3 vehicles: 384
  • 4 vehicles: 56
  • 5 or more vehicles: 29

Cars and other vehicles available in South Strabane township in renter-occupied apartments

  • no vehicle: 252
  • 1 vehicle: 328
  • 2 vehicles: 168
  • 3 vehicles: 21
  • 4 vehicles: 13
  • 5 or more vehicles: 0

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Most common industries for males (%):



  • Construction (10%)
  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)

Most common industries for females (%):



  • Health care (24%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common occupations for males (%)



  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (3%)

Most common occupations for females (%)



  • Registered nurses (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)

Class of Workers

Most common first ancestries reported in South Strabane township:

  • German (21.0%)
  • Italian (15.1%)
  • Irish (10.9%)
  • United States or American (10.3%)
  • English (8.1%)
  • Polish (6.2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (5.9%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents:

  • Italy (35%)
  • Canada (32%)
  • United Kingdom (19%)
  • Panama (14%)

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,871 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 318 (9%)
  • Walked: 30 (1%)
  • Other means: 16 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 117 (3%)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

People in group quarters in South Strabane township, Pennsylvania:

  • 142 people in nursing homes
  • 44 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 39 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

96.9% of residents of South Strabane township speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
2.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (78% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,764
  • In family households: 6,537 (1,812 male householders, 391 female householders)
    1,898 spouses, 2,143 children (1,961 natural, 68 adopted, 114 stepchildren), 106 grandchildren, 40 brothers or sisters, 38 parents, 49 other relatives, 60 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,227 (387 male householders (344 living alone)), 729 female householders (663 living alone)), 111 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 223 (186 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,066 2-persons, 507 3-persons, 432 4-persons, 146 5-persons, 35 6-persons, 17 7-or-more-persons,

Size of nonfamily households: 1,007 1-person, 93 2-persons, 16 3-persons,

1,369 married couples with children.
186 single-parent households (56 men, 130 women).


Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 119
Here:

14.8%
Pennsylvania:

16.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 14
Here:

2.9%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 66
Here:

40.2%
Pennsylvania:

37.3%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


Year Householders Moved Into Unit in South Strabane township:

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