About Pleasant Hills



Much of the following content and data was collected from the following resources:

​City-Data.com (Pleasant Hills, PA)

WikiPedia.com (Pleasant Hills, PA)


Geography

Pleasant Hills, PA, is located in Allegheny County.

Pleasant Hills is located at 40°19′56″N, 79°57′38″W (40.332219, -79.960488)GR1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 7.0 km² (2.7 mi²), all land.


Surrounding communities

West Mifflin, Baldwin Borough, Jefferson Hills, South Park, Clairton, Brentwood, Whitehall


Demographics

As of the census of 2013, there were 8,306 people, 3,422 households, and 2,405 families residing in the borough. The population density was 1,191.9/km² (3,084.8/mi²). There were 3,572 housing units at an average density of 507.0/km² (1,312.2/mi²). The racial makeup of the borough was 97.05% White, 1.31% African American, 0.05% Native American, 1.07% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.14% from other races, and 0.37% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.36% of the population.

There were 3,422 households out of which 28.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.3% were married couples living together, 7.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.7% were non-families. 26.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.96.

In the borough, the population was spread out with 22.0% under the age of 18, 5.7% from 18 to 24, 25.3% from 25 to 44, 26.4% from 45 to 64, and 20.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 91.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.8 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $50,289, and the median income for a family was $60,752. Males had a median income of $44,300 versus $31,881 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $25,083. About 2.5% of families and 3.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.2% of those under age 18 and 3.8% of those age 65 or over.






Education

As of the census of 2013, there were 8,306 people, 3,422 households, and 2,405 families residing in the borough. The population density was 1,191.9/km² (3,084.8/mi²). There were 3,572 housing units at an average density of 507.0/km² (1,312.2/mi²). The racial makeup of the borough was 97.05% White, 1.31% African American, 0.05% Native American, 1.07% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.14% from other races, and 0.37% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.36% of the population.

There were 3,422 households out of which 28.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.3% were married couples living together, 7.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.7% were non-families. 26.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.96.

In the borough, the population was spread out with 22.0% under the age of 18, 5.7% from 18 to 24, 25.3% from 25 to 44, 26.4% from 45 to 64, and 20.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 91.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.8 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $50,289, and the median income for a family was $60,752. Males had a median income of $44,300 versus $31,881 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $25,083. About 2.5% of families and 3.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.2% of those under age 18 and 3.8% of those age 65 or over.






Hospitals and Medical Centers Nearby

Hospitals and Medical Centers Nearby

JEFFERSON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 2 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA)

UPMC SOUTH SIDE (about 7 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA)

CHILDREN'S INSTITUTE (about 8 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA)


Airports Nearby

ALLEGHENY COUNTY (about 4 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; ID: AGC)

PITTSBURGH INTERNATIONAL (about 21 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; ID: PIT)

ARNOLD PALMER REGIONAL (about 40 miles; LATROBE, PA; ID: LBE)

FINLEYVILLE AIRPARK (about 8 miles; FINLEYVILLE, PA; ID: G05)

INTER COUNTY (about 14 miles; IRWIN, PA; ID: 31D)

ROSTRAVER (about 14 miles; MONONGAHELA, PA; ID: FWQ)


Colleges/Universities with over 2000 students Nearby

CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY (about 8 miles)
ART INSTITUTE PITTSBURGH (about 8 miles)
POINT PARK COLLEGE (about 9 miles)
UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH (about 9 miles)
DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY (about 9 miles)
COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 10 miles)
CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PA (about 20 miles)
PENN STATE UNIVERSITY, MCKEESPORT CAMPUS (about 10 miles)
ROBERT MORRIS UNIVERSITY (about 24 miles)
CHATHAM UNIVERSITY (about 10 miles)
CARLOW UNIVERSITY (about 10 miles)
LAROCHE UNIVERSITY (about 24 miles)








Homes and Housing

Houses: 3,572 (3,422 occupied: 2,709 owner occupied, 713 renter occupied)

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2000: $67,800

Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2000: $713

Median gross rent in Pleasant Hills, PA in 2000: $642

 

 








Always First.

Be the first to find out all the latest news, products, and trends.