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Carnegie is a borough in Allegheny County, in the Pittsburgh metro area.

The community was named after Andrew Carnegie.

The latitude of Carnegie is 40.408N. The longitude is -80.083W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 774 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 8,265.


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Median household income
Local
$32,589
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Carnegie demographic reports
Carnegie is in the Chartiers Valley.
Former and merged names include:
· Mansfield
· Chartiers
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 25. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 3 per 1,000 people.
Well-known residents have included:
· Honus Wagner, baseball player
· Mike Ditka, football player
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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23% of Carnegie residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Carnegie ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Carnegie was $21,119, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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17% of Carnegie residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Carnegie, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $404.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $917.


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Libraries in Carnegie include Andrew Carnegie Free Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Carnegie include Carnegie-Crafton Signal Item

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Allegheny County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Carnegie political report.

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The average commute time for Carnegie workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Carnegie include Extended Stay America.

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