Aliquippa, Pennsylvania

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Aliquippa, Pennsylvania
Franklin Avenue downtown
Franklin Avenue downtown
Location in Beaver County and the state of Pennsylvania.
Location in Beaver County and the state of Pennsylvania.
Coordinates: 40°36′54″N 80°15′47″W / 40.61500°N 80.26306°W / 40.61500; -80.26306Coordinates: 40°36′54″N 80°15′47″W / 40.61500°N 80.26306°W / 40.61500; -80.26306
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyBeaver
Settled1793
Incorporated1894
 1928 (borough)
 1987 (city)
Government
 • TypeCity Council
 • MayorDwan Walker
Area
 • Total4.60 sq mi (11.91 km2)
 • Land4.20 sq mi (10.87 km2)
 • Water0.40 sq mi (1.04 km2)
Elevation
850 ft (260 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total9,438
 • Estimate 
(2016)
9,102
 • Density2,169.21/sq mi (837.49/km2)
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP Code
15001
FIPS code42-00820
WebsiteCity of Aliquippa website

Aliquippa is a city in Beaver County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.[2] It is within the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. The population was 9,438 at the 2010 census. Before becoming a city, Aliquippa was a borough. It became a city in 1987 by the Aliquippa Borough Council.

References[change | change source]

  1. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Aug 13, 2017.
  2. "Aliquippa". Beaver County Bicentennial Atlas. 2002. Retrieved July 25, 2012.

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