West Brownsville, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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West Brownsville, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of West Brownsville had a population of 959 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for West Brownsville is located at latitude 40.0315 and longitude -79.8917 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of West Brownsville (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 771 feet.

The Borough of West Brownsville (GNIS ID: 1215682) 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 West Brownsville 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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West Brownsville, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 959
Daytime Population: Workers 326
Daytime Population: Residents 554
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 880
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 949
Population in Familes 757
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 738
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $49,574
Average Household Income $58,028
Per Capita Income $24,794


Total Housing Units 503 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 324 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 93 (18.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 85 (16.9%)
Median Home Value $82,215
Average Home Value $94,059


Total Households 418
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 278
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 -0.47% -0.25%
Households -0.39% -0.24%
Families -0.34% -0.29%
Median Household Income   3.13%
Per Capita Income   3.27%

West Brownsville, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Brownsville 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 # 1001 43rd
Population Density # 1212 31st
Diversity Index # 781 56th
Median Household Income # 1001 43rd
Per Capita Income # 1068 39th

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