Skip to Main Content
  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B+
Allegheny Township is located in Pennsylvania with a population of 6,594. Allegheny Township is in Blair County. Living in Allegheny Township offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Allegheny Township there are a lot of bars. Many retirees live in Allegheny Township and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Allegheny Township are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$127,700
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$693
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    24%
  • Own
    76%
Sponsored Mortgage Options for Allegheny Township
Get Rates
  • $0 Lender Fee on Home Loans Limited Time Only
  • Biggest Home Loan Sale Ever. Low interest rates. Get a quote today!
Niche may be compensated by the third party lenders and others who place ads on the website. Niche is not a lender and does not endorse the products of these advertisers. Fees that Niche receives for ads do not affect the terms you may be offered by the lender you choose. There are many additional borrowing options available.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    291.8
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    30.7
    40.7
  • Robbery
    15.4
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    184.3
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,566.3
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    22%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    43%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    13%

Working in Allegheny Township

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$48,179
National
$55,322
Places like Allegheny Township
More

Allegheny Township Reviews

23 reviews
All Categories
It's not a terrible place to live, but a lot of work could be done around here to make it nicer and more appealing. Some of the streets are trashy and even some of the houses are, but it doesn't seem to bother as many people as it should. There are areas where it looks so nice, but it costs way to much for an income like mine to afford then the ones i could afford to live in are complete trash. Areas like that really don't need to be like that, but no one will take care of it. You'll mostly meet a lot of stuck up people around here that only care for themselves. Every now and again you can find a nice, sincere person. Depends on what type of neighborhood you're in I guess.
Start Your Review of Allegheny Township
Rate It!
Everything in this area is fairly easily accessible with provided transportation such as a vehicle, bus, and sometimes bike depending on particular location. There are many new large businesses moving into the area such as Bob Evans, new Sheetz buildings, and retail stores. This area has one of the best malls within a 50 mile radius. Many businesses are also centralized in one are so everything can be accessed at once.
Many residents have moved here in order to accept higher level and higher paying jobs. There are many law firms and self-owned businesses. For students and younger residents there are many starting level positions readily available. There are many opportunities for advancement. Multiple widely known companies have some kind of connection to the area.