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Where is Allegheny County, Pennsylvania?

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Allegheny County is a county equivalent area found in Pennsylvania, USA. The county government of Allegheny is found in the county seat of Pittsburgh.

With a total 1,928.3 sq. km of land and water area, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania is the 1288th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 1,231,255 people, Allegheny County has a total 587831 households earning 51366 on average per year.

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania offers the following attractions to visitors: USS Requin (SS-481), Kennywood

Allegheny is the home to these professional sports teams: Pirates (MLB), Steelers (NFL), Pittsburg Penguins (NHL)

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 42003
Area Codes 724,412
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Pittsburgh (population: 690,622), McKeesport (population: 41,480), Coraopolis (population: 40,349), Bethel Park (population: 29,673), Monroeville (population: 28,461), Gibsonia (population: 27,183), Allison Park (population: 24,410), McKees Rocks (population: 21,955), Wexford (population: 21,305), West Mifflin (population: 20,229)
Land Area 475,390 sq miles
Water Area 730 sq miles
Household Income $51,366
Housing Units 587,831
Median Home Value $122,400
High School Grads 93% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 36% of population
Retail Spending $16,456 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $2,540,334 per capita
Universities and Colleges The Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Bradford School, Carnegie Mellon University, Chatham University, Duquesne University, University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus, Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics, Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science Inc, Pittsburgh Technical Institute, Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary, South Hills Beauty Academy Inc, Career Training Academy, ITT Technical Institute-Pittsburgh, University of Phoenix-Pittsburgh Campus, Empire Beauty School-North Hills

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.