Charleroi, Pennsylvania

Charleroi: Borough in Pennsylvania, United States

About

Charleroi is a city located in the county of Washington in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,120 and a population density of 1,845 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,887 inhabitants.

The city was created 134 years ago in 1889.

Charleroi locator map
Location of Charleroi on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Charleroi

Population : 3,887 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Washington County
Postal code : 15022
Phone Area Codes : 724
Area : 2.23 km2
Named for : Charleroi
Altitude : 1,155 feet / 352 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1890 (134 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 20:16:46 (19th May 2024)
Density : 1,741 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.99% (2010-2020)
Downtown Charleroi Pennsylvania image
Downtown Charleroi Pennsylvania
Downtown Charleroi Pennsylvania image

Geography

Charleroi is located at 40°8'16"N 79°53'53"W (40.1378500, -79.8981000).

Charleroi map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Charleroi decreased by 5.99% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,120 - census
2011 4,075 -1.1% estimation process
2012 4,068 -0.17% estimation process
2013 4,039 -0.72% estimation process
2014 4,017 -0.55% estimation process
2015 3,995 -0.55% estimation process
2016 3,958 -0.93% estimation process
2017 3,941 -0.43% estimation process
2018 3,922 -0.48% estimation process
2019 3,901 -0.54% estimation process
2020 3,887 -0.36% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 27,698
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 28,541
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -3.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 27,477
April 1, 2010 Population : 28,550
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 23.8%
People over 65 (%) : 18.5%
Female persons, % : 50.4%
White only, percent : 97.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.6%
Asians alone % : 0.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 96.2%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,784
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 0.5%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 12,952

Charleroi zip code is 15022. County name: Washington, County fips: 42125

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 12,952
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 70.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $105,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,107
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $393
2015-2019 median gross rent : $576
Permits for construction, 2020 : 6
2015-2019 Households : 10,673
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.57
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 1.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 78.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 64.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 80.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 13.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 16.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 46.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 21,405
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 67,068
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 103,671
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 224,892
2012 total retail sales per capita : $7,933
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 36.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $39,079
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $22,366
Percentage of people living in poverty : 19.1%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 389
2019 total employment : 4,360
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 163,138
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 4.1%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 1,790
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,248
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,272
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 669
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 72
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,134
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 207
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,935
2010 population per square mile : 48.9
2010 land area in square miles : 583.87

People born in Charleroi (18)

People born in Charleroi, including singer and actress Shirley Jones, Silent film actress, model Olive Thomas, actress Natalie Raitano, .

List

  • Craig McCracken (American animator) he was born in 31/03/1971
  • Barbara Bosson (American actress) she was born in 01/11/1939
  • Hardie Albright (American actor (1903-1975)) he was born in 16/12/1903
  • Bill Malinchak (American football player) he was born in 02/04/1944
  • Lisa Kirk (Actress, singer (1925-1990)) she was born in 25/02/1925
  • Melvin Bassi (American football official) he was born in 14/11/1926
  • Mitchell Paige (United States Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 31/08/1918
  • Oscar Hagberg (American football player and coach (1908-1992)) he was born in 18/12/1908
  • Swede Hagberg (American football player (1907-1960)) he was born in 18/06/1907
  • Wlliam Pagonis (American general) he was born in 30/04/1941
  • Joe Rudolph (American football player and coach) he was born in 21/07/1972
  • Elijah Obade (American basketball player) he was born in 07/10/1991
  • Rudy Debnar (American basketball player) he was born in 09/05/1916
  • Louis A. Lambert (Irish American catholic priest, publisher and Volapükologist) he was born in 13/04/1835
  • Mary E. Clutter (American biologist, researcher and administrator) she was born in 29/03/1930

Schools in Charleroi

College & universities near Charleroi, PA

Code Name City ZIP
212045 Douglas Education Center Monessen (PA) 15062

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Charleroi, PA

Code Name Address Type
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
PGH Union Station 1100 Liberty Avenue RAIL
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave RAIL
GTV Grantsville, MD 3000 Chestnut Ridge Road BUS

Post offices near Charleroi

Post Office Name City ZIP
Charler Post Office Charleroi (PA) 15022

Other cities in Washington County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Washington County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
McMurray 66,573 Census-designated place in Peters Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania (USA)
South Strabane 9,449 Township in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Canonsburg 8,751 Borough in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Maple Glen 7,635 City in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Donora 4,546 Borough in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Monongahela 4,090 City of Pennsylvania
Wolfdale 2,888 Census designated place
Gastonville 2,818 Census designated place
McGovern 2,742 Census designated place
Bentleyville 2,479 Village in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States of America
Hickory 2,373 Census-designated place in Mount Pleasant Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States
Lowhill 2,360 Township in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
New Eagle 2,079 Borough of Pennsylvania
Buffalo 2,011 Township in northeastern Perry County, Pennsylvania
East Washington 1,801 Borough of Pennsylvania
Sparta 1,708 Township in Crawford County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Charleroi distances to largest Pennsylvania cities

Map & Images (more maps)

Charleroi Metro Map
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