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Southwest Greensburg, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Southwest Greensburg had a population of 1,993 as of July 1, 2017. Southwest Greensburg 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 Southwest Greensburg is located at latitude 40.2919 and longitude -79.5478 in Westmoreland County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Southwest Greensburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Westmoreland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,089 feet.

The Borough of Southwest Greensburg (GNIS ID: 1215724) 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 Southwest Greensburg 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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Southwest Greensburg, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,993
Daytime Population: Workers 1,048
Daytime Population: Residents 921
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,969
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 1,993
Population in Familes 1,424
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 5,087
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $38,301
Average Household Income $51,354
Per Capita Income $24,840


Total Housing Units 1,165 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 519 (44.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 445 (38.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 201 (17.3%)
Median Home Value $123,326
Average Home Value $155,347


Total Households 964
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 520
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 -1.07% -0.74%
Households -1.0% -0.67%
Families -1.16% -0.78%
Median Household Income   2.77%
Per Capita Income   2.84%

Southwest Greensburg, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Southwest Greensburg 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 # 642 64th
Population Density # 140 92nd
Diversity Index # 758 57th
Median Household Income # 1522 14th
Per Capita Income # 1056 40th

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