Statewide Claims to Fame

Clairton is 12th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Female residents

Clairton is 13th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Black or African American

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Clairton Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 6,767 127th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.8 123rd 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,437.6 189th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Clairton Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 7.0% 42nd 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.7% 151st 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 18.1% 76th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Clairton Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.1% 161st 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 10.7% 244th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Clairton Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 58.5% 238th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 37.6% 13th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 193rd 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.3% 237th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 256th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.1% 56th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.6% 178th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 57.7% 237th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Clairton Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 54.5% 12th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.8% 194th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Clairton Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 3,889 121st 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 16.9% 212th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 3,333 135th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 62.0% 124th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $49,200 250th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.0 243rd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Clairton Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $20,266 192nd $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $29,237 243rd $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 25.6% 33rd 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Clairton Rank Pennsylvania US
Retail sales $27,086 174th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $3,445 174th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $3,780 164th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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