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Who Lives Here

Tarentum Demographics

Education

High School

53%

Associate's

33%

Bachelor's

11%

Master's

2%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

49%

3 people

22%

4 people

20%

5 people

4%

6+ people

4%

Household Income

0-50k

70%

50-100k

24%

100-150k

5%

150-200k

0%

200k+

0%

Age

0-10

13%

10-20

7%

20-45

26%

45-65

35%

65+

18%

Getting Around Tarentum

Tarentum Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

30%

15-30 Mins

34%

30-40 Mins

16%

40-60 Mins

11%

60+ Mins

9%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 2424

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Percentage: 1818

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Top Scores: Nightlife, Gas, Grocery

Things To Do In Tarentum

Top Score

Nightlife

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The perfect place to paint the town red.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 10% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. Significantly more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

3.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Filling stations in Tarentum are at full-throttle!

  1. A high number of gas stations per resident
  2. 87% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 29% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

3/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Things are looking up, there's supermarkets to be found 'round here.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 100% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 100% fewer grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An average foodie scene: not too cold and not too hot.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 95% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 38% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Parks

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

There's fresh air to be had here.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Who's an ok boy? Tarentum doesn't deserve many treats.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 88% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 25% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

It's just about fine for fine art. An average score.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 75% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. Significantly more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 100% fewer gyms than average
  3. 100% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Tarentum's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Tarentum Features

Busy Streets

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Area Has Potholes

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Nearby Parks

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Safe For Families

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Well Lit

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Tarentum Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Tarentum

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All About

Living in Tarentum, PA

Tarentum, Pennsylvania is a small town with approximately 4,000 residents. Families with young children can expect to feel right at home, as kids under 5 make up an above-average percentage of the community, while young adults are less well-represented. Overall, the town's population, at an average age of just under 39, is younger than most cities in Pennsylvania. Renters slightly outnumber homeowners in Tarentum by a slim 53%-47% margin, driven in part by a relatively affordable average rent that is $230 a month lower than the state average. Over the course of a year, renters in Tarentum will save around $2,800 compared to the state average.

Tarentum residents have an average commute of about 29 minutes. Driving is the typical way to get to work, selected by 37% of residents, while public transit is not widely used. Relatively few commuters walk to work.

Tarentum has a high number of residents older than 25 who have earned an Associate's degree (8%) compared to the national average (5%). Additionally, 12% have a Bachelor's degree and 2% have earned a Master's or Doctoral degree. There are three primary industries in Tarentum: healthcare, manufacturing, and retail. Combined, these industries make up 24% of the town's labor force. With an average annual income of just over $43K, Tarentum workers earn about $20,000 less than their peers elsewhere in the state. The town's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345.