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Kittanning is a borough in Armstrong County, in the Pittsburgh metro area.

It is the county seat.

The community name derives from Algonquian for "big stream"
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Pennsylvania named Kittanning. For links to other places called Kittanning, PA, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Kittanning is 40.822N. The longitude is -79.525W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 791 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,556.


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Median household income
Local
$20,921
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Kittanning demographic reports
Built on the site of a Delaware and Shawnee village
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 11. The number of murders and homicides was 1. The violent crime rate was 2.4 per 1,000 people.
Filming location for:
· 2002 movie, "The Mothman Prophecies"
Nearby parks & recreation: Kittaning Riverfront Park
Historic sites and museums: Armstrong County Historical County Museum
Colleges and universities: Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Armstrong
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Ancestry & family history

36% of Kittanning residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Kittanning ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Kittanning was $13,787, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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10% of Kittanning residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Kittanning, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $309.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $684.


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Libraries in Kittanning include Kittanning Free Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Kittanning include Leader Times

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Armstrong County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Kittanning political report.

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The average commute time for Kittanning workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Kittanning include Comfort Inn Kittanning, Quality Inn.

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