New Kensington SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
7

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New Kensington, Pennsylvania Info Snack

New Kensington, known locally as New Ken, is a city in Westmoreland County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania, situated along the Allegheny River 18 miles (29 km) northeast of Pittsburgh. The population was 13,116 at the 2010 Census.
Population
12,679
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
22.9%
Median Home
$97,300
Median Income
$40,858
Median Rent
$562

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Map Of New Kensington, PA

Population over time in New Kensington

Year Population % Change
2017 12,679 -0.9%
2016 12,793 -0.6%
2015 12,874 -0.7%
2014 12,959 -0.7%
2013 13,050 -0.8%
2012 13,157 -0.8%
2011 13,257 -0.9%
2010 13,372 -

Crime in New Kensington Per 100k

Crime New Kensington PA USA
Violent Crime 399.7 313.3 382.9
Murder 8.0 5.8 5.3
Robbery 167.9 92.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 159.9 182.6 248.9
Property Crime 3885.5 1649.4 2362.0
Burglary 839.5 250.3 430.4
Larceny 2790.2 1297.7 1694.0
Car Theft 255.8 101.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in New Kensington

White
84.5% (10,714)
African American
10.0% (1,273)
American Indian
0.1% (12)
Asian
1.2% (157)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.4% (306)
Hispanic
1.7% (217)
Race New Kensington PA USA
White 84.5% 77.3% 61.5%
African American 10.0% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 3.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.7% 6.8% 17.6%

Household Income For New Kensington, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
9.6% (121,718)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.8% (98,896)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.6% (185,113)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.9% (163,559)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (166,094)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (209,203)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (143,272)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.8% (136,933)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (29,161)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (13,946)
Income New Kensington PA USA
Less than $10,000 9.6% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.8% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.6% 10.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.9% 9.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 13.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 12.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.8% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 5.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 5.5% 6.3%

Gender in New Kensington

Female
51.7% (6,552)
Male
48.3% (6,126)
Gender New Kensington PA USA
Female 51.7% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in New Kensington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.3% (547)
9-12th Grade
7.2% (915)
High School / GED
40.0% (5,077)
Some College
16.9% (2,144)
Associate's Degree
9.4% (1,192)
Bachelor's Degree
14.7% (1,859)
Master's Degree
5.8% (736)
Professional Degree
0.6% (80)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (125)
Education New Kensington PA USA
< 9th Grade 4.3% 3.3% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.2% 6.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 40.0% 35.6% 27.3%
Some College 16.9% 16.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.4% 8.2% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.7% 18.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.8% 8.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.4% 1.4%

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