West Penn Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania

West Penn: Township in eastern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania

West Penn locator map
Location of West Penn on Pennsylvania map.

About

West Penn is a township located in the county of Schuylkill in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,442 and a population density of 76 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 4,295 inhabitants.

Geography

West Penn is located at 40°44'27"N 75°57'40"W (40.7409200, -75.9610400).

War Memorial West Penn Twp  Schuylkill County PA image
War Memorial West Penn Twp Schuylkill County PA
War Memorial West Penn Twp  Schuylkill County PA image

West Penn map

West Penn Quick Facts

Population : 4,295 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Schuylkill County
Area : 58.2 km2
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 17:05:10 (3rd August 2021)
Density : 74 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -3.42% (2010-2019)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of West Penn decreased by 3.42% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,442 - census
2011 4,434 -0.18% estimation process
2012 4,418 -0.36% estimation process
2013 4,403 -0.34% estimation process
2014 4,371 -0.73% estimation process
2015 4,345 -0.6% estimation process
2016 4,335 -0.23% estimation process
2017 4,316 -0.44% estimation process
2018 4,300 -0.37% estimation process
2019 4,295 -0.12% estimation process

Clamtown, West Penn

People born in West Penn (1)

American professional wrestler and promoter Doug Yasinsky was born in West Penn

Schools

College & universities near West Penn

Code Name City ZIP
212300 Empire Beauty School-Pottsville Pottsville (PA) 17901

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near West Penn

Code Name Address Type
WHV White Haven, PA I-476, Exit 95/I-80, Exit 277, at Hwy 940 BUS
WKB Wilkes-Barre, PA 47 South Washington Street BUS
SRN Scranton, PA 23 Lackawanna Avenue BUS
LNC Lancaster station 53 McGovern Avenue RAIL
MJY Mount Joy East Henry St. and North Market St. RAIL

Other cities in Schuylkill County

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

City Name Population Title
Pottsville 13,475 City in central Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Tamaqua 6,664 Borough in eastern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Schuylkill Haven 5,106 Borough in southern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Shenandoah 4,760 Borough in northern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Minersville 4,258 Town of the United States
Mahanoy City 3,944 Borough in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States
East Franklin 3,842 Township in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
Frackville 3,611 Borough in central Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Hegins 3,363 Township in western Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Saint Clair 3,004
Orwigsburg 2,952 Borough in southern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Ashland 2,734
Lake Wynonah 2,640 Census designated place
Coaldale 2,197
McAdoo 2,156 Borough in northeastern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Pine Grove 2,142 Human settlement

Distance to Other Cities

West Penn distances to largest Pennsylvania cities

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