Ross Twp Real Estate

Ross Township is a township in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. Ross Township is a sprawling suburban community adjacent to the northern border of the city of Pittsburgh. While most areas of the Township are residential, a strong retail corridor is located along McKnight Road, along with business districts on US Route 19 and Babcock Boulevard. The population of the township was 31,105 at the 2010 census. Ross Township, along with the borough of West View, Pennsylvania, comprises the North Hills School District, and participates in the multi-municipality Northland Public Library. Ross Township is a member of the Girty's Run Joint Sewer Authority.

Geography

Ross Township is located at 40°31′35″N 80°1′19″W. According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 14.4 square miles (37 km2). A small amount of land is covered with water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2010, there were 31,105 people, 14,125 households, and 8,310 families residing in the township. The population density was 2,160.1 people per square mile (831.7/km2). There were 14,909 housing units at an average density of 1035.3/sq mi (398.6/km2). The racial makeup of the township was 94.0% White, 2.1% Black or African American, 0.1% Native American, 2.5% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander, 0.3% from other races, and 1.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.1% of the population.
There were 14,125 households, out of which 22.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.7% were married couples living together, 8.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 41.2% were non-families. 31.8% of all households were made up of individuals, and 31.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.15 and the average family size was 2.81.
In the township the population was spread out, with 17.5% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 25.4% from 25 to 44, 29.8% from 45 to 64, and 20.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 45.4 years. For every 100 females there were 88.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.3 males.
The median income for a household in the township was $57,354, and the median income for a family was $75,319. Males had a median income of $46,124 versus $32,529 for females. The per capita income for the township was $33,121. About 4.3% of families and 6.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.0% of those under age 18 and 9.2% of those age 65 or over.

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Ross Twp - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Ross Twp: $372,900 / County Avg $675,600

55%

Avg Taxes in Ross Twp: $4,500 / County Avg $6,800

65%

Avg Sq. Ft. in Ross Twp: 1,582 / County Avg 2,575

61%

Avg Price per/sqft in Ross Twp:$236 / County Avg $262

90%

Avg Walkscore in Ross Twp: 42 / County Avg 45

93%

Avg Year Built in Ross Twp: 1960 / County Avg 1953

100%

Avg Days on Website in Ross Twp: 36 / County Avg 73

49%

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