West Alexander is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the West Alexander Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Washington County at latitude 40.1051 and longitude -80.5079. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,325 feet.
The formal boundaries for the West Alexander Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local West Alexander, PA area
|Population in Households||603|
|Population in Familes||514|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||7|
|Average Household Size||2.6|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||251 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||190 (75.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||41 (16.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||19 ( 7.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$147,857|
|Average Home Value||$233,377|
|Median Household Income||$44,471|
|Average Household Income||$54,729|
|Per Capita Income||$21,484|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.16%|
|Per Capita Income||2.88%|
The table below compares West Alexander to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 1229||30th|
|Population Density1||# 1406||20th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1366||23rd|
|Median Household Income||# 1096||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1274||28th|
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