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Beaver is a borough in Beaver County, in the Pittsburgh metro area.
It is the county seat. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Pennsylvania named Beaver. For links to other places called Beaver, PA, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Beaver is 40.695N. The longitude is -80.305W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 791 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,603.
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26% of Beaver residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Beaver ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Beaver was $24,003, compared with $21,587 nationally.
36% of Beaver residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Beaver, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $444. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,082.
Libraries in Beaver include Beaver Area Memorial Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Beaver include Beaver County Times
Beaver County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Beaver political report.
The average commute time for Beaver workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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