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McKeesport is a city in Allegheny County, in the Pittsburgh metro area.

The community was named for settler David McKee

The latitude of McKeesport is 40.347N. The longitude is -79.864W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 764 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 23,324.


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Median household income
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$23,715
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our McKeesport demographic reports
McKeesport is at the confluence of the Monongahela and Youghiogheny rivers
Well-known residents have included:
· Andy Warhol, artist
Performing arts: McKeesport Symphony Orchestra
Nearby parks & recreation: Youghiogheny River Trail
Colleges and universities: Pennsylvania State University -- McKeesport Campus
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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15% of McKeesport residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the McKeesport ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in McKeesport was $13,242, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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11% of McKeesport residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in McKeesport, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $299.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $682.


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Libraries in McKeesport include Carnegie Library of McKeesport ... View libraries

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Newspapers in McKeesport include Daily News

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Allegheny County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our McKeesport political report.

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

A total of 6 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in McKeesport between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 2.5 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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