Latrobe, Pennsylvania 

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Population

8,081

13% Decline

Unemployment Rate

6.1%

Median Income

$42,068

Avg. Home Price

$94,200

Best Places to Live in Latrobe, Pennsylvania

Large city - West-central Pennsylvania at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers into the Ohio River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Attractive downtown
-Cost of living
Cons
-Low job growth projections
-Clouds and rain
-Commute times


What Bert Has To Say About Pittsburgh Metro Area

Once a rough and gritty center for the steelmaking industry, Pittsburgh is now home to one lone blast furnace and a wide assortment of other industries. Pittsburgh has a tremendous base of headquarters operations for U.S. and some foreign companies in a variety of industries from banking to food processing to steel and heavy manufactured goods to pharmaceuticals. These include Alcoa, HJ Heinz, PNC Bank, PPG Industries, Mellon Bank, US Steel, Allegheny Technologies, Wesco, Bayer North America, GlaxoSmithKline, American Eagle Outfitters, General Nutrition Centers, and more.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Pennsylvania
County: Westmoreland County
Metro Area: Pittsburgh Metro Area
City: Latrobe
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 760 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Latrobe is 6.1% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Latrobe jobs have increased by 0.81%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Latrobe's cost of living is 15.50% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Latrobe's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Latrobe's population is 8,081 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -12.78%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Latrobe is $94,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.71%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Latrobe public schools spend $13,566 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.6 students per teacher in Latrobe. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Latrobe

It's a good time to buy in Latrobe. Home Appreciation is up 1.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Latrobe Real Estate.

The median home price in Latrobe is $94,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Latrobe    1 Reviews
OK, if you have to move - 5/28/2010
Pros: four seasons, 1hr away from Pittsburgh, good schools, good kids activities, affordable, a couple good parks Cons: a lot of old houses, no sidewalks outside of... (Read More)

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