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Clairton is a city in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, along the Monongahela River. It is part of the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area. The population was 6,796 at the 2010 census. Under Pennsylvania legal classifications for local governments, Clairton is considered a third-class city. It is home to Clairton Works, the largest coke manufacturing facility in the United States. The city was the setting for the movie The Deer Hunter (1978), although none of the movie was actually filmed there (other mill towns in the Monongahela River Valley and elsewhere in the tri-state area were used). Even the opening scene, which features a large sign saying "Welcome to Clairton, City of Prayer," was shot in Mingo Junction, Ohio, although its phrasing is based on smaller signs posted at the city's boundaries during the mid-1960s (as a response to the Supreme Court's 1963 ban on sponsored school prayer). The Montour Trail, a recreational rail-trail, extends from Clairton to Coraopolis, Pennsylvania.

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Clairton in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. Clairton is located at a short trip away from Pittsburgh a major city in United States. Pittsburgh, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Pnc Park, Duquesne Incline, Phipps Conservatory. To reach Clairton, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Erie International Airport, Pittsburgh International Airport. A holiday in Clairton can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Clairton*

  • Pollution Statistics in Clairton

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    • Air Pollution 37.16 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.59 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 27.34 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25.71 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 10.94 (Very Low)
  • Clairton: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Clairton for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Clairton.

    • Burglary and Theft 32.05 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 30.63 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 36.54 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.11 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 24.36 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.38 (Low)
    • Attacks 30.63 (Low)
    • Drug offense 51.92 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.77 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 55 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 31.25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.63 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.42 (Moderate)
  • Living in Clairton - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Clairton is 172.02 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 64.04 (High)
    • Climate Index 72.13 (High)
    • Pollution Index 41.91 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.5 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 76.43 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 71.5 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.03 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 111.79 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Clairton

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Clairton

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.47 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.74 USD

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