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Monaca (/mᵻˈnækə/ mi-NAK-ə) is a borough in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States along the Ohio River, 25 miles (40 km) northwest of Pittsburgh. Monaca was first incorporated as Phillipsburg in 1840, and had been known by that name since the 1820s. In 1892, the name of the borough was changed to Monaca in honor of the Native American Indian Monacatootha. Monacatootha (which means "Great Arrow"), also known as Scarouady, was an Oneida warrior chief, and was a representative of the Iroquois Confederacy with the authority to supervise affairs among the Delawares and Shawnees in that area. He met with George Washington in Logstown in 1753. He was a strong friend of the English and campaigned against the French. Monaca Borough took its name from a Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad station at the east end of town. Fire clay is found in large quantities in the vicinity. In 1900, the population was 2,008; in 1910, 3,376; and in 1940, 7,061 people were residents. The population was 6,286 at the 2000 census, and 5,628 in the 2010 Census.

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Monaca in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. A gripping city on its own right, Pittsburgh also deserves a visit. Pittsburgh, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Pnc Park, Duquesne Incline, Phipps Conservatory. To explore Monaca, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Monaca*

  • Pollution Statistics in Monaca

    Know the pollution level of Monaca before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 37.9 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 60.58 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 35.58 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 44.23 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 35.58 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 31.73 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25.86 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 13.46 (Very Low)
  • Monaca: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 34.68 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.45 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 36.29 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.67 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.52 (Low)
    • Attacks 33.06 (Low)
    • Drug offense 53.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.26 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 54.84 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.48 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 23.39 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.83 (Moderate)
  • Living in Monaca - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Monaca is 164.25 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 62.84 (High)
    • Climate Index 73.55 (High)
    • Pollution Index 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.33 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.21 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 71.45 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.41 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 120.55 (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 Monaca

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.6 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.86 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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