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Sewickley Hills, Pennsylvania
Borough
Houses on Henry Road
Houses on Henry Road
Location in Allegheny County and the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Location in Allegheny County and the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Coordinates: 40°33′38″N 80°7′12″W / 40.56056°N 80.12000°W / 40.56056; -80.12000Coordinates: 40°33′38″N 80°7′12″W / 40.56056°N 80.12000°W / 40.56056; -80.12000
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Allegheny
Area
 • Total 2.47 sq mi (6.39 km2)
 • Land 2.47 sq mi (6.39 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 639
 • Estimate 
(2019)
690
 • Density 279.47/sq mi (107.92/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code 42-69416

Sewickley Hills is a borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 639 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Sewickley Hills is located at 40°33′38″N 80°7′12″W / 40.56056°N 80.12000°W / 40.56056; -80.12000 (40.560548, -80.119960).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 2.5 square miles (6.5 km2), all land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 326
1970 270 −17.2%
1980 419 55.2%
1990 622 48.4%
2000 652 4.8%
2010 639 −2.0%
2019 (est.) 690 8.0%
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At the 2000 census there were 652 people, 225 households, and 186 families living in the borough. The population density was 261.8 people per square mile (101.1/km²). There were 231 housing units at an average density of 92.8 per square mile (35.8/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 94.33% White, 2.45% African American, 1.84% Asian, 0.77% from other races, and 0.61% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.69%.

There were 225 households, 40.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 77.3% were married couples living together, 3.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.9% were non-families. 13.8% of households were made up of individuals, and 6.2% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.90 and the average family size was 3.23.

The age distribution was 28.8% under the age of 18, 4.3% from 18 to 24, 25.2% from 25 to 44, 32.8% from 45 to 64, and 8.9% 65 or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 103.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.3 males.

The median household income was $79,466 and the median family income was $92,102. Males had a median income of $58,125 versus $31,875 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $38,681. About 3.6% of families and 3.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.2% of those under age 18 and 2.9% of those age 65 or over.

Education

Sewickley Hills is served by the Quaker Valley School District.

Taxes

The Quaker Valley SD (shared with twelve other municipalities) mill rate in 2017 was 18.40. This ranked 35th highest/most expensive out of Allegheny County's 45 school districts, between West Allegheny SD (34th highest) and North Allegheny SD (36th highest).

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