This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Donora has a very low population density. Donora is perfect for those who like a quiet city.
With a quality of life rating of 8/10 and an overall value of 6/10, there are many things to love about Donora, PA, but there are also a few factors that may not be the best fit for everyone. Most homeowners will be happy in Donora, but be sure to visit first to make sure it’s the best place for you.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Donora has a population density of 2,743, with 5,214 current residents.
Out of the 5,214 current residents, 46% are male and 54% are female. 49% of the residents are married and 51% are single.
- 45% Sun
- 37% Rain
- 21% Snow
55°F average temperature
- 314 years Median home age
- $37,820 Median home price
- -7.08% Home appreciation rate
- 14.39% Annual property tax
As for living in Donora, the air quality is 15% and the weather, on average, is 45% sunny, 37% rainy, and 21% snowy. The average temperature is 55°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Donora, you should know that 51.4% of homes are owned while 28.1% of homes are rented, and 20.5% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $37,820, the median age of homes is 314 years, the annual home appreciation is -7.08% and the annual property tax is 14.39%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)7
When looking at the community of Donora, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Donora’s crime rate is 7 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Donora is 43 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 46.84% Democratic, 51.54% Republican, and 1.62% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:14
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
80%High school diploma
7%Some college or associates degree
5%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Donora, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 7.90% of residents are unemployed in Donora (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Donora residents: 7% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 16.50% are in the arts and sciences field, 20% are in the customer service field, 25.9% are in the sales field, 0.00% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 10.3% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 20.3% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:14. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 79.96%, 7.39% of residents have an associate’s degree, 6.98% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 4.59% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Donora, you should be aware that the average commute time is 29 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Donora have a few different options. 74% of commuters use their own cars, 14% of commuters carpool, 4% of commuters use the transit system, and 2% of residents work from home.