Monessen SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8

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Monessen, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Monessen is a city in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 7,720 at the 2010 census. In 1940, 20,257 people lived there. In 1990 the population was 13,026. Monessen is the most southwestern municipality of Westmoreland County. Steel-making was a prominent industry in Monessen, which was a Rust Belt borough in the "Mon Valley" of southwestern Pennsylvania that became a third-class city in 1921.
Population
7,397
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
15.9%
Median Home
$77,000
Median Income
$40,583
Median Rent
$611

Rankings for Monessen in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Monessen, PA

Population over time in Monessen

Year Population % Change
2017 7,397 -1.0%
2016 7,474 -0.7%
2015 7,530 -0.7%
2014 7,584 -0.6%
2013 7,630 -0.7%
2012 7,682 -0.6%
2011 7,732 -1.1%
2010 7,817 -0.6%
2009 7,863 -
Crime/100k Monessen PA USA
Violent Crime 1029.2 306.0 368.9
Murder 13.7 6.1 5.0
Robbery 192.1 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 795.9 188.0 246.8
Property Crime 1893.8 1489.9 2199.5
Burglary 301.9 211.6 376.0
Larceny 1509.5 1175.9 1594.6
Car Theft 82.3 102.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Monessen

White
79.1% (5,854)
African American
11.2% (829)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.7% (52)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (17)
Two Or More
6.5% (478)
Hispanic
2.3% (167)
Race Monessen PA USA
White 79.1% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 11.2% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.5% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.3% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Monessen, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
7.3% (54,295)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (36,197)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.5% (129,245)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.8% (94,325)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.8% (116,682)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.5% (114,340)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (93,473)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.0% (81,337)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.8% (13,627)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (6,174)
Income Monessen PA USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 628.2% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 452.8% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.5% 962.3% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.8% 946.3% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.8% 1267.5% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.5% 1792.3% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 1286.3% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.0% 1471.1% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.8% 590.6% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 602.6% 697.9%

Gender in Monessen

Female
53.4% (3,946)
Male
46.6% (3,450)
Gender Monessen PA USA
Female 53.4% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 46.6% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Monessen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (221)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (369)
High School / GED
43.0% (3,180)
Some College
18.0% (1,331)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (739)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (1,109)
Master's Degree
5.0% (369)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (73)
Education Monessen PA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 43.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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