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Leechburg is a borough in Armstrong County, in the Pittsburgh metro area.
The community was named after David Leech, who laid out the town
The latitude of Leechburg is 40.626N. The longitude is -79.605W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 794 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,324.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Leechburg demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Armstrong County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 15656 ZIP code.
22% of Leechburg residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Leechburg ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Leechburg was $16,242, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of Leechburg residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Leechburg, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $299. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $684.
Libraries in Leechburg include Leechburg Public Library ... View libraries
Armstrong County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Leechburg political report.
The average commute time for Leechburg workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Leechburg, PAPros: A very nice residential community, with a stable downtown area...
Cons: The economy of the area makes it difficult for the local government to do all of the things that they wish they had the money to do.
This is a good place to raise a family.
General info: One of the only remaining Democratic Party strongholds in Armstrong County...Blog about Leechburg
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