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A Taste of Apollo, Pennsylvania

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT APOLLO?

  1. Apollo is a borough in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States, 35 miles northeast of Pittsburgh in a former coal-mining region. The population was 1,765 at the 2000 census.

  2. History
    First settled in 1790, the log cabin home of the Drake family still stands from that era, and is one of the oldest buildings in Armstrong County. By the late 19th century the Apollo Iron & Steel Company dominated the local economy. In 1895, company's president, George Gibson McMurtry, hired famous landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted to design a town for Apollo Iron & Steel's workers. The result was the neighboring town of Vandergrift. In 1911, Apollo became home to the first public library in Armstrong County.

  3. The median income for a household in the borough was $22,989, and the median income for a family was $29,952. Males had a median income of $26,750 versus $19,432 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $13,415. About 10.6% of families and 14.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.7% of those under age 18 and 12.4% of those age 65 or over.

Radio Stations
KDKA 93.7 FM Pittsburgh, PA Sports
WKST 96.1 FM Pittsburgh, PA Top-40
WPGB 104.7 FM Pittsburgh, PA News/Talk
WPYT 660 AM Wilkinsburg, PA Urban Contemporary
WMNY 910 AM Apollo, PA Business News

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Demographics of Apollo, Pennsylvania

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

95.52%

3.29%

0.11%

0.11%

0.79%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Apollo, Pennsylvania


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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. L&J Processing (LJP) -  Category: Marketing & Advertising -  L J Processing (LJP) - 300,000 network links. Internet Service Promoter offering free or fee based advertising for minority owned businesses, links to schools, colleges, and scholarships.   - 1051 King Arthur Drive - Apollo, Pennsylvania (888) 336-4253  - (visit website)

  2. RH Services -  Category: Cleaning -  Does your office building in need of a thorough cleaning? Do you need a professional staff to keep up with your industrial complex? Is your current staff not up to your standards? Sounds like you could use some professionals to fulfill your needs, whether it's inside or out.  - 1568 Washington Rd - Apollo, Pennsylvania (724) 454-0850  - (visit website)

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