West Homestead

Borough of Pennsylvania

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West Homestead, Pennsylvania
Borough of West Homestead
Location in Allegheny County and the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Location in Allegheny County and the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Coordinates: 40°23′40″N 79°54′55″W / 40.39444°N 79.91528°W / 40.39444; -79.91528Coordinates: 40°23′40″N 79°54′55″W / 40.39444°N 79.91528°W / 40.39444; -79.91528
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyAllegheny
Government
 • MayorJohn J. Dindak
 • President of CouncilJoe Baran
 • Vice President of CouncilDave Harhai
 • Council Members
  • Ashley Cain
  • Barb Ferson
  • Ray Fonos
  • Frank Guzzi
  • Rose Scolieri
 • Borough ManagerCindy L. Bahn
Area
 • Total1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
 • Land0.92 sq mi (2.39 km2)
 • Water0.09 sq mi (0.24 km2)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total1,929
 • Estimate 
(2019)[2]
1,864
 • Density2,021.69/sq mi (780.64/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
15120
Area code(s)412
FIPS code42-83200
Websitewesthomesteadpa.com

West Homestead is a borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 8 miles (13 km) southeast of Pittsburgh, on the Monongahela River. Heavy industries associated with nearby steel mills existed here. Established were axle works, brickworks, and manufactories of machinery, car wheels, etc. The largest concern was Mesta Machinery which was one of the world's leading industrial manufacturers from 1898 until 1983. The population was 1,929 at the 2010 census.[3]

AVRR bridge across the Monongahela River
  1. ^ "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 28, 2020.
  2. ^ Cite error: The named reference USCensusEst2019CenPopScriptOnlyDirtyFixDoNotUse was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  3. ^ "Race, Hispanic or Latino, Age, and Housing Occupancy: 2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File (QT-PL), West Homestead borough, Pennsylvania". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved September 26, 2011.

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