Donora, Pennsylvania

Donora: Borough in Washington County, Pennsylvania

About

Donora is a city located in the county of Washington in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,781 and a population density of 2,332 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,546 inhabitants.

The city was created 124 years ago in 1899.

Donora locator map
Location of Donora on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Donora

Population : 4,546 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Washington County
Postal code : 15033
Area : 2.05 km2
Altitude : 827 feet / 252 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1900 (124 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:09:26 (15th July 2024)
Density : 2,218 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.17% (2010-2020)
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Cement City Historic District
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Geography

Donora is located at 40°10'24"N 79°51'27"W (40.1734000, -79.8575500).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Donora decreased by 5.17% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,781 - census
2011 4,755 -0.55% estimation process
2012 4,747 -0.17% estimation process
2013 4,714 -0.7% estimation process
2014 4,691 -0.49% estimation process
2015 4,666 -0.54% estimation process
2016 4,626 -0.86% estimation process
2017 4,604 -0.48% estimation process
2018 4,586 -0.39% estimation process
2019 4,562 -0.53% estimation process
2020 4,546 -0.35% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 53,484
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 53,140
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 0.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 52,447
April 1, 2010 Population : 53,139
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.3%
People over 65 (%) : 19.1%
Female persons, % : 50.8%
White only, percent : 96.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 0.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 95.5%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,283
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.5%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 22,379

Donora zip code is 15033. County name: Washington, County fips: 42125

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 22,379
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 73.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $128,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,052
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $423
2015-2019 median gross rent : $725
Permits for construction, 2020 : 60
2015-2019 Households : 20,417
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.51
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 5.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 79.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 61,870
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 188,632
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,069,942
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 486,054
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,177
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $52,823
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $26,017
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.6%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 1,038
2019 total employment : 18,909
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 693,399
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 3.9%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 3,514
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 4,140
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,290
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,287
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 81
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,934
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 463
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,200
2010 population per square mile : 125.6
2010 land area in square miles : 422.95

People born in Donora (17)

People born in Donora, including baseball player Ken Griffey Jr., baseball player Stan Musial, Włodzimierz, .

List

  • A. J. DeMedio (American politician) he was born in 25/03/1916
  • Arnold Galiffa (American and Canadian football player (1927-1978)) he was born in 29/01/1927
  • Bill Gibson (American basketball player-coach) he was born in 01/01/1928
  • Bill Johnston (professional golfer) he was born in 02/01/1925
  • Dan Towler (American football player (1928-2001)) he was born in 06/03/1928
  • Ken Griffey, Sr. (American baseball player and manager) he was born in 10/04/1950
  • Jackie Richardson (Canadian actor and singer) she was born in 01/01/1947
  • Jo Estill (American singer, singing voice specialist and voice researcher) she was born in 25/04/1921
  • Lee Sala (American boxer) he was born in 01/01/1926
  • Rudy Andabaker (American football player (1928-2016)) he was born in 01/08/1928
  • Steve Filipowicz (American-football player (1921-1975)) he was born in 28/06/1921
  • Frances Kaszubski (American discus thrower and shot putter) she was born in 15/05/1916
  • Justin Walsh he was born in 15/04/1972
  • Katherine Faye Giles (U.S. military veteran) she was born in 01/01/1918

Schools in Donora

College & universities near Donora, PA

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

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Donora, 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
JST Johnstown 47 Walnut Street RAIL

Post offices near Donora

Post Office Name City ZIP
Donora Post Office Donora (PA) 15033

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
Monongahela 4,090 City of Pennsylvania
Charleroi 3,887 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
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

Donora distances to largest Pennsylvania cities