Bessemer, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

Bessemer: Borough of Pennsylvania

About

Bessemer is a city located in the county of Allegheny in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,111 and a population density of 642 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,045 inhabitants.

The city was created 109 years ago in 1912.

Quick Facts about Bessemer

Population : 1,045 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Allegheny County
Phone Area Codes : 724
Area : 1.73 km2
Establishment : January 01, 1913 (109 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 20:50:49 (3rd July 2022)
Postal code : 16112
Density : 604 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -6.32% (2010-2020)

Geography

Bessemer is located at 40°23'40"N 79°51'15"W (40.3945100, -79.8542200).

Bessemer map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Bessemer decreased by 6.32% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,111 - census
2011 1,096 -1.37% estimation process
2012 1,089 -0.64% estimation process
2013 1,082 -0.65% estimation process
2014 1,071 -1.03% estimation process
2015 1,064 -0.66% estimation process
2016 1,062 -0.19% estimation process
2017 1,059 -0.28% estimation process
2018 1,062 0.28% estimation process
2019 1,051 -1.05% estimation process
2020 1,045 -0.57% estimation process

Bessemer zip code is 16112. County name: Lawrence, County fips: 42073

Schools in Bessemer

College & universities near Bessemer, PA

Code Name City ZIP
214786 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny McKeesport (PA) 15132-7644

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bessemer, PA

Code Name Address Type
PGH Union Station 1100 Liberty Avenue RAIL
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave RAIL
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL
JST Johnstown 47 Walnut Street RAIL

Post offices near Bessemer

Post Office Name City ZIP
Braddock Post Office Braddock (PA) 15104

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Bessemer , Alabama City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States with a population of 26,043 people.
  • Bessemer , Michigan township in Gogebic County, Michigan with a population of 1,075 people.

Other cities in Allegheny County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Allegheny County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Pittsburgh 299,226 County seat in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States
Penn Hills 40,517 Home rule municipality of Pennsylvania
Municipality of Bethel Park 32,345 Home rule municipality of Pennsylvania
Bethel Park 32,118 Home rule municipality of Pennsylvania
Mount Lebanon 31,418 Municipality in Pennsylvania
Monroeville 28,176 City in Alabama, United States
Plum 26,993 Borough of Pennsylvania
Moon 25,204 Township in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Unity 21,600 Township in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States
Upper Saint Clair 19,896 Home rule municipality in Allegheny County
West Mifflin 19,588 Borough of Pennsylvania
McKeesport 18,927 City in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States
Wilkinsburg 15,186 Borough of Pennsylvania
Franklin Park 14,883 Borough of Pennsylvania
Cecil 13,220 Township in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Elizabeth 11,494 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Bessemer distances to largest Pennsylvania cities