West Homestead Tourism

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West Homestead is a borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 8 miles (13 km) southeast of Pittsburgh, on the Monongahela River. Heavy industries associated with nearby steel mills existed here. Established were axle works, brickworks, and manufactories of machinery, car wheels, etc. The largest concern was Mesta Machinery which was one of the world's leading industrial manufacturers from 1898 until 1983. The population was 1,929 at the 2010 census.


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Facts and Stats for West Homestead*

  • Pollution Statistics in West Homestead

    Know the pollution level of West Homestead before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 36.36 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 35.71 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 41.96 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.04 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 29.46 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25.81 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • West Homestead: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 33.09 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.62 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 38.24 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.82 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.44 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.09 (Low)
    • Drug offense 54.55 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.88 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.68 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.09 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 22.79 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.21 (Moderate)
  • Living in West Homestead - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of West Homestead is 166.99 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 62.72 (High)
    • Climate Index 73.55 (High)
    • Pollution Index 41.68 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 41.14 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 79.65 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 71.45 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.21 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 102.68 (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 West Homestead

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in West Homestead

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.59 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.93 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.14 USD

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

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