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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Westmoreland County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

          Total housing units 9,286 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 6,846 100.0
1-unit, detached 7,847 84.5   1.00 or less 6,662 97.3
1-unit, attached 108 1.2   1.01 to 1.50 130 1.9
2 units 97 1.0   1.51 or more 54 0.8
3 or 4 units 97 1.0        
5 to 9 units 74 0.8             Specified owner-occupied units 4,207 100.0
10 to 19 units 45 0.5   VALUE    
20 or more units 13 0.1   Less than $50,000 352 8.4
Mobile home 990 10.7   $50,000 to $99,999 1,947 46.3
Boat, RV, van, etc. 15 0.2   $100,000 to $149,999 941 22.4
        $150,000 to $199,000 461 11.0
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 392 9.3
1999 to March 2000 95 1.0   $300,000 to $499,999 103 2.4
1995 to 1998 580 6.2   $500,000 to $999,999 11 0.3
1990 to 1994 870 9.4   $1,000,000 or more 0 0.0
1980 to 1989 1,436 15.5   Median (dollars) 95,300 (X)
1970 to 1979 2,025 21.8        
1960 to 1969 1,172 12.6   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 1,881 20.3    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 1,227 13.2   With a mortgage 2,326 55.3
             Less than $300 30 0.7
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 205 4.9
1 room 36 0.4        $500 to $699 376 8.9
2 rooms 204 2.2        $700 to $999 810 19.3
3 rooms 525 5.7        $1,000 to $1,499 659 15.7
4 rooms 1,535 16.5        $1,500 to $1,999 159 3.8
5 rooms 2,570 27.7        $2,000 or more 87 2.1
6 rooms 2,034 21.9        Median (dollars) 883 (X)
7 rooms 1,260 13.6   Not mortgaged 1,881 44.7
8 rooms 663 7.1        Median (dollars) 242 (X)
9 or more rooms 459 4.9        
Median (rooms) 5.4 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 6,846 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 1,822 43.3
1999 to March 2000 799 11.7   15 to 19 percent 598 14.2
1995 to 1998 1,594 23.3   20 to 24 percent 452 10.7
1990 to 1994 1,264 18.5   25 to 29 percent 246 5.8
1980 to 1989 1,194 17.4   30 to 34 percent 271 6.4
1970 to 1979 961 14.0   35 percent or more 746 17.7
1969 or earlier 1,034 15.1   Not computed 72 1.7
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 1,349 100.0
None 645 9.4   GROSS RENT    
1 1,996 29.2   Less than $200 103 7.6
2 2,626 38.4   $200 to $299 82 6.1
3 or more 1,579 23.1   $300 to $499 286 21.2
        $500 to $749 454 33.7
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 137 10.2
Utility Gas 60 0.9   $1,000 to $1,499 46 3.4
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 665 9.7   $1,500 or more 0 0.0
Electricity 3,649 53.3   No cash rent 241 17.9
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 2,137 31.2   Median (dollars) 537 (X)
Coal or coke 0 0.0        
Wood 302 4.4   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 0 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 9 0.1   Less than 15 percent 322 23.9
No fuel used 24 0.4   15 to 19 percent 132 9.8
        20 to 24 percent 136 10.1
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 79 5.9
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 198 2.9   30 to 34 percent 74 5.5
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 136 2.0   35 percent or more 351 26.0
No telephone service 210 3.1   Not computed 255 18.9
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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