Statewide Claims to Fame

Duquesne is 3rd in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Female residents

Duquesne is 3rd in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Income below poverty line

Duquesne is 6th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Duquesne is 7th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Duquesne is 17th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 18

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Duquesne Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 5,558 169th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.8 186th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,061.1 158th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Duquesne Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 8.8% 7th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 27.2% 17th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.9% 134th 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Duquesne Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.4% 157th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 10.8% 243rd 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Duquesne Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 39.6% 249th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 55.3% 6th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 79th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.4% 230th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 56th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.8% 30th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.3% 139th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 38.8% 246th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Duquesne Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 55.5% 3rd 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.3% 220th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Duquesne Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 3,163 164th 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 28.6% 135th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 2,469 205th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 46.5% 227th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $40,500 255th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.3 151st 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Duquesne Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $14,509 253rd $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $21,714 255th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 37.8% 3rd 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Duquesne Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 141 180th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $14,181 184th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $2,105 184th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $4,074 160th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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