Statistical Data

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Stats

The following information provides a statistical snapshot of Armstrong County.

Housing Information

The number of housing units within Armstrong County in 2014 was 32,384, which has increased from 28,814 in 2010.  Also during 2014, there were 2.37 persons living in each household.  This makes the 2014 home ownership rate in Armstrong County 76.2%.  The median value of owner occupied homes in Armstrong County in 2014 was $93,400.
(Source: US Census Bureau, 2010-2014 American Community Survey)

Selected State Comparisons – Housing Affordability

Metro Area National Rank 1st Quarter 2015
Median Price
1st Quarter 2015
Median Income
 Pittsburgh, PA  49 125,000 69,700
 Detroit, MI 90 85,000 53,500
 Richmond, VA 94 189,000 74,200
Baltimore, MD 96 220,000 89,600
Charleston, SC 165 212,000 62,900
 Buffalo, NY 36 108,000 69,000
Cleveland, OH 37 97,000 66,100
Wilmington, DE 48 194,000 81,000
 Hartford, CT 54 175,000 87,500

(Source: National Association of Home Builders)

 

Labor Information

2007 Average 2008 Average 2009 Average 2010 Average 2011 Average 20112 Average 2013 Average 2014 Average
Armstrong County
Civilian Labor Force 32,800 33,400 33,100 33,400  33,600 33,900 33,600  33,200
Employment 31,100 31,400 30,100 30,300  30,900 31,200 31,000 31,100
Unemployment 1,600 2,00 3,000 3,100  2,800 2,700 2,600 2,100
Percentage of Unemployment 5 6 9 9.2  8.2 8.1 7.8 6.4
Pennsylvania
Civilian Labor Force 6.330,000 6,448,000 6,404,000 6,390,000  6,395,000 6,465,000 6,442,000 6,378,000
Employment 6,054,000 6,103,000 5,895,000 5,849,000  5,888,000 5,957,000 5,964,000  6,009,000
Unemployment 276,000 345,000 509,000 541,000  507,000 508,000  478,000 370,000
Percentage of Unemployment 4.4 5.4 8 8.5  7.9 7.9 7.4 5.8
United States
Civilian Labor Force 153,124,000 154,287,000 154,142,000 153,889,000  153,617,000 154,975,000 155,389,000 155,922,000
Employment 146,047,000 145,362,000 139,877,000 139,064,000  139,869,000 142,469,000 143,929,000 146,305,000
Unemployment 7,078,000 8,924,000 14,265,000 14,825,000  13,747,000 12,506,000 11,460,000 9,616,000
Percentage of Unemployment 4.6 5.8 9.3 9.6  8.9 8.1 7.4 6.2

(Source: PA Work Stats Department of Labor and Industry)

 

Census Information

The following information was gathered from the 2010 Census. Click on each municipality to view specific census information for that particular municipality. There is also a link for the overall Armstrong County 2010 Census.

Armstrong County Census Information (2010)

Armstrong County

Individual Municipality Census Information (2010)

(Source: Pennsylvania State Data Center )