Income/capita 148%
Household income 169%
Unemployment 60%
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IndexBen Avon HeightsPennsylvaniaNational
Income per capita$73,902$30,137$29,829
Median household income$148,750$54,895$55,322
Median income owner occupied$148,250$68,587$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$31,605$35,192
Median earnings male$103,542$39,478$36,919
Median earnings female$53,125$26,440$26,250
Unemployment rate1.9%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level3.2%13.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Ben Avon Heights is 148% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Ben Avon Heights is 169% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Ben Avon Heights is 60% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Ben Avon Heights is 79% lower than the national average

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      Ben Avon Heights employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector5.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.3%7.1%
      Wholesale & retail services8.5%12.9%
      Public administration2.1%4.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services27.7%40.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sewickley Heights, PA730$218,750295.4%
      Edgeworth, PA1,639$154,545179.4%
      Fox Chapel, PA5,392$148,553168.5%
      Sewickley Hills, PA671$137,969149.4%
      Glen Osborne, PA553$136,250146.3%
      Ben Avon Heights, PA349$148,750168.9%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Trapper Creek, AK349$22,30059.7%
      Maytown, AL349$53,4093.5%
      Brenda, AZ349$34,50037.6%
      Hindsboro, IL349$50,0009.6%
      Kenney, IL349$51,6356.7%
      Ben Avon Heights, PA349$148,750168.9%
      Source: The Ben Avon Heights, PA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).