Highlands School District, Pennsylvania
About the districtAlleghenny County. According to the 2010 United States Census, Allegheny County is home to 1,229,338 residents.
Allegheny County outperformed in comparison to the rest of Pennsylvania in terms of higher education achievement in 2011. The United States Census Bureau found that 35.1% of Allegheny County residents aged 25 years and older had attained a Bachelor's degree compared to 27.0% for Pennsylvania as a whole. The median household income in Allegheny County was $50,664 compared to $52,267 for the state of Pennsylvania. The poverty rate in Allegheny County was 12.7% compared to 13.1% for the entire state.
|Racial Demographics, 2012|
|Race||Allegheny County (%)||Pennsylvania (%)|
|Black or African American||13.4||11.4|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.2||0.3|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||Z||0.1|
|Two or More Races||1.8||1.7|
|Hispanic or Latino||1.8||6.1|