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The main street, US Route 119, looking northeast from Cemetery Drive. Houses built for miners visible at left.
The main street, US Route 119, looking northeast from Cemetery Drive. Houses built for miners visible at left.
Crabtree is located in Pennsylvania
Location in Pennsylvania
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Westmoreland
 • Total 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
 • Land 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
 • Total 277
 • Estimate 
 • Density 2,400/sq mi (920/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes

Crabtree is a census-designated place (CDP) and former coal town in Salem Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 277 at the 2010 census. It has its own post office, with postal code 15624.


Crabtree is located at 40°21′48″N 79°28′11″W / 40.36333°N 79.46972°W / 40.36333; -79.46972 (40.363400, -79.469664).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2), all of it land.


At the 2000 census there were 320 people, 147 households, and 98 families living in the CDP. The population density was 3,234.8 people per square mile (1,235.5/km2). There were 160 housing units at an average density of 1,617.4/sq mi (617.8/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 99.06% White and 0.94% African American. Of the 147 households 19.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.0% were married couples living together, 8.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. 29.3% of households were one person and 18.4% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.16 and the average family size was 2.61.

The age distribution was 15.9% under the age of 18, 5.3% from 18 to 24, 27.2% from 25 to 44, 22.5% from 45 to 64, and 29.1% 65 or older. The median age was 46 years. For every 100 females, there were 101.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.7 males.

The median household income was $28,676 and the median family income was $33,804. Males had a median income of $28,000 versus $17,009 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $18,613. About 5.3% of families and 5.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 8.6% of those age 65 or over.

US Post Office Crabtree PA USA
US Post Office, Route 119, Crabtree PA USA

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