Hempfield Twp - Mer Real Estate

Hempfield Township is a township in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 41,585 at the 2020 census, making it the largest suburb in the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area by population. Its name is taken from Hempfield in Lancaster County, which was formed in 1729 and is named after the hemp fields in the area.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 76.8 square miles (199 km2), of which, 76.6 square miles (198 km2) is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) is water.
The township contains the following communities: Armbrust, Bovard, Carbon, Centerville, Darragh, Eastwood, Emmonston, Evanston, Fort Allen, Grapeville, Hannastown, Haydenville, High Park, Lincoln Heights, Luxor, Maplewood Terrace, Midway, Radebaugh, St. Clair, Stonevilla, Swede Hill, White Hill, and West Point.

Demographics

At the 2000 census there were 40,721 people, 15,997 households, and 11,597 families living in the township. The population density was 531.5 people per square mile (205.2/km2). There were 16,799 housing units at an average density of 219.2/sq mi (84.7/km2). The racial makeup of the township was 97.42% White, 1.11% Black or African American, 0.08% Native American, 0.84% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.11% from other races, and 0.40% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino people of any race were 0.38%.
Of the 15,997 households 28.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.8% were married couples living together, 7.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.5% were non-families. 24.3% of households were one person and 11.7% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.43 and the average family size was 2.89.
The age distribution was 20.4% under the age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 26.5% from 25 to 44, 27.8% from 45 to 64, and 17.8% 65 or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females, there were 93.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.1 males.
The median household income was $42,288 and the median family income was $52,440. Males had a median income of $39,001 versus $25,838 for females. The per capita income for the township was $21,839. 6.0% of the population and 4.1% of families were below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 7.8% of those under the age of 18 and 7.0% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line.



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Hempfield Twp - Mer - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Hempfield Twp - Mer: $336,800 / County Avg $264,100

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Avg Taxes in Hempfield Twp - Mer: $2,400 / County Avg $2,400

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Avg Walkscore in Hempfield Twp - Mer: 18 / County Avg 27

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Avg Year Built in Hempfield Twp - Mer: 1972 / County Avg 1963

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Avg Days on Website in Hempfield Twp - Mer: 156 / County Avg 88

177%

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Lot 2 Ruth A Dortin 2002 PL 21856-239