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Leechburg, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Leechburg had a population of 2,078 as of July 1, 2017. Leechburg ranks in the upper 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 Leechburg is located at latitude 40.6304 and longitude -79.6022 in Armstrong County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Leechburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Armstrong County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 794 feet.

The Borough of Leechburg (GNIS ID: 1214853) 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 Leechburg population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Leechburg, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,078
Daytime Population: Workers 719
Daytime Population: Residents 1,199
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,918
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 2,078
Population in Familes 1,479
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 4,730
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $38,786
Average Household Income $52,967
Per Capita Income $24,980


Total Housing Units 1,138 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 564 (49.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 416 (36.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 158 (13.9%)
Median Home Value $79,088
Average Home Value $89,716


Total Households 980
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 521
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.51% -0.64%
Households -0.44% -0.6%
Families -0.64% -0.7%
Median Household Income   3.23%
Per Capita Income   3.58%

Leechburg, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Leechburg to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 624 65th
Population Density # 166 91st
Diversity Index # 906 49th
Median Household Income # 1503 15th
Per Capita Income # 1031 42nd

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