Statewide Claims to Fame

McKeesport is 11th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Two or More

McKeesport is 16th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Income below poverty line

McKeesport is 17th in Pennsylvania out of 256 other cities in Race - Black or African American

McKeesport, Pennsylvania Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
McKeesport Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 19,686 30th 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.0 59th 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,911.8 108th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
McKeesport Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 6.3% 93rd 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 23.5% 55th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 18.3% 73rd 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
McKeesport Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.9% 214th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 10.1% 248th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
McKeesport Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 62.3% 236th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 31.9% 17th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 41st 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.3% 246th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 110th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.6% 11th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.3% 137th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 61.5% 231st 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
McKeesport Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 53.6% 44th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.0% 183rd 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
McKeesport Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 10,088 28th 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 22.0% 186th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 8,563 29th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 54.6% 181st 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $47,800 252nd $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.2 164th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
McKeesport Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $16,670 244th $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $27,098 248th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 29.3% 16th 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
McKeesport Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,178 53rd 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $158,331 70th $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $7,127 144th $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $13,093 86th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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