Sewickley Heights, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Sewickley Heights had a population of 952 as of July 1, 2016. Sewickley Heights ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Pennsylvania. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Sewickley Heights is located at latitude 40.5595 and longitude -80.1528 in Allegheny County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Sewickley Heights (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Allegheny County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,194 feet.

The Borough of Sewickley Heights (GNIS ID: 1214824) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sewickley Heights population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Sewickley Heights, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 952
Population in Households 952
Population in Familes 858
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 130
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 365
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 288
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 429 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 313 (73.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 52 (12.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 64 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $922,468
Average Home Value $859,026


Median Household Income $166,407
Average Household Income $232,122
Per Capita Income $88,996
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.62% 1.63%
Households 2.65% 1.64%
Families 2.55% 1.61%
Median Household Income   0.93%
Per Capita Income   1.49%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Sewickley Heights, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sewickley Heights to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1008 43rd
Population Density1 # 1716 3rd
Diversity Index2 # 895 49th
Median Household Income # 2 100th
Per Capita Income # 2 100th

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