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Gilpin is a township in Armstrong County, in the Pittsburgh metro area.
The latitude of Gilpin is 40.664N. The longitude is -79.633W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,060 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 2,587.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Gilpin demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Armstrong County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 15656 ZIP code.
28% of Gilpin residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Gilpin ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Gilpin was $17,520, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Gilpin residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Gilpin, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $288. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $772.
Armstrong County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Gilpin political report.
The average commute time for Gilpin workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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