Aliquippa is a somewhat small city located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 9,197 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Aliquippa is the 123rd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Aliquippa is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Aliquippa is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Aliquippa who work in office and administrative support (19.47%), sales jobs (9.59%), and healthcare (7.56%).
The education level of Aliquippa citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.74% of adults 25 and older in Aliquippa have a college degree.
The per capita income in Aliquippa in 2010 was $20,037, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $80,148 for a family of four. However, Aliquippa contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Aliquippa is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Aliquippa home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Aliquippa residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Aliquippa include German, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Aliquippa is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.