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Population (year 2000): 7,332. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,875 (-6.2% change)
Males: 3,266 (44.5%), Females: 4,066 (55.5%)

Allegheny County

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Median resident age: 35.6 years
Median household income: $19,766 (year 2000)
Median house value: $33,300 (year 2000)

Duquesne, PA residents, houses, and apartments details

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Races in Duquesne:

  • White Non-Hispanic (48.7%)
  • Black (47.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (10.2%), Irish (9.3%), Slovak (8.3%), Italian (5.8%), Polish (4.1%), English (3.6%).

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Elevation: 900 feet

Land area: 1.8 square miles

Duquesne,

For population 25 years and over in Duquesne

  • High school or higher: 78.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Duquesne city

  • Never married: 38.6%
  • Now married: 35.8%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 13.9%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

1.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -1,232 (-14.4%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: PA Pittsburgh, (10.0 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (324.4 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: PA McKeesport, (1.8 miles Pittsburgh, PA East (2.0 miles Braddock, PA (2.5 miles North Vue, PA (2.5 miles Port PA (2.6 miles Braddock, Versailles, PA (2.9 miles North PA (2.9 miles Chalfant, PA (3.0 miles Dravosburg,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 0 buildings
  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000

Latitude: 40.37 N, Longitude: 79.85 W


Duquesne, Pennsylvania business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (26.0%), Retail trade (17.2%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (11.6%).


 

Crime in Duquesne by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 4 5 1 1
    per 100,000 54.6 68.2 13.6 13.6
Rapes 9 11 6 6
    per 100,000 122.7 150.0 81.8 81.8
Robberies 37 40 50 42
    per 100,000 504.6 545.6 681.9 572.8
Assaults 69 81 66 80
    per 100,000 941.1 1104.7 900.2 1091.1
Burglaries 159 101 105 101
    per 100,000 2168.6 1377.5 1432.1 1377.5
Thefts 205 207 180 191
    per 100,000 2796.0 2823.2 2455.0 2605.0
Auto thefts 58 47 37 37
    per 100,000 791.1 641.0 504.6 504.6
770.2 773.5 669.8 677.4


Average climate in Duquesne, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Duquesne,

Duquesne-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.1 miles away from the Duquesne city center injured 140 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 8/3/1963, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 70 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Duquesne:
  • UPMC MCKEESPORT HOSPITAL (about 2 miles; MC KEESPORT, PA)
  • UNIV OF PITTSBURGH MED CNTR BRADDOCK (about 3 miles; BRADDOCK, PA)
  • LIFECARE HOSPITALS OF PITTSBURGH INC (about 5 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Duquesne:
  • ALLEGHENY COUNTY (about 5 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; ID: AGC)
  • PITTSBURGH INTERNATIONAL (about 27 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; ID: PIT)
  • ARNOLD PALMER REGIONAL (about 32 miles; LATROBE, PA; ID: LBE)
Other public-use airports nearest to Duquesne:
  • INTER COUNTY (about 7 miles; IRWIN, PA; ID: 31D)
  • PITTSBURGH-MONROEVILLE (about 9 miles; MONROEVILLE, PA; ID: 4G0)
  • ROSTRAVER (about 12 miles; MONONGAHELA, PA; ID: FWQ)

Amtrak station near Duquesne:
  • 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.


Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 1 $2,537 $30,444 0 $0
Financial Administration 2 $4,709 $28,254 2 $2,384
Other Government Administration 3 $9,456 $37,824 7 $1,554
Police Protection - Officers 17 $56,351 $39,777 8 $13,167
Police - Other 1 $2,400 $28,800 1 $458
Firefighters 1 $2,998 $35,976 0 $0
Streets and Highways 6 $15,817 $31,634 0 $0
Sewerage 3 $7,747 $30,988 0 $0
Water Supply 5 $14,176 $34,022 0 $0
Totals for Government 39 $116,191 $35,751 18 $17,564


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Duquesne:
  • CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY (about 9 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; Full-time enrollment: 7,903)
  • ART INSTITUTE PITTSBURGH (about 11 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; FT enrollment: 2,246)
  • POINT PARK COLLEGE (about 12 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; FT enrollment: 2,189)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH-MAIN CAMPUS (about 13 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; FT enrollment: 22,930)
  • DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; FT enrollment: 8,199)
  • COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF ALLEGHENY COUNTY (about 14 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; FT enrollment: 9,058)
  • WESTMORELAND COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 21 miles; YOUNGWOOD, PA; FT enrollment: 3,223)
Public primary/middle schools in Duquesne:
  • DUQUESNE MS/HS (Students: 428; Grades: 06 - 12)
  • DUQUESNE EL SCH (Students: 428; Grades: KG - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Duquesne:
  • DUQUESNE CATH ELEM-NORMAN ST (Students: 104; Location: 12 NORMAN STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
  • BETHLEHEM TEMPLE CHRISTIAN SCH (Students: 70; Location: 128 S THIRD STREET; Grades: PK - 9)

Notable locations in Duquesne: Monongahela Junction Station (A), Duquesne Wharf Station (B).

Churches in Duquesne include: Macedonia Church (A), Saints Peter And Paul Church (B).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Thompson Run (A).


Duquesne compared to Pennsylvania state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Population density above state average for cities.

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Duquesne:
  • 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)
  • WDSY-FM (107.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WZPT (100.7 FM; NEW KENSINGTON, 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)
  • WORD-FM (101.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WBZZ (93.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, 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 Duquesne:
  • WPCB-TV (Channel 40; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: CORNERSTONE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • 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)
  • WQEX (Channel 16; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WQED MULTIMEDIA)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCWB (Channel 22; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WCWB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
  • WQVC-CA (Channel 28; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W56CG (Channel 56; GREENSBURG, PA; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)

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