Ambridge (Images of America)
With Ambridge now over years old, revitalization is beginning to occur along Merchant Street in the Downtown Commercial District. Entrepreneurs and investors have begun to renovate the Victorian facades of the commercial storefronts. Antique shops are opening in the Historic District, which is also a National Historic Landmark, and a once industrial warehouse area is being converted to condominiums, shops, and parks. Convenient to Pittsburgh along the Ohio River Boulevard and just across the Ohio River from the Pittsburgh Airport, Ambridge leaders hope it will benefit by its location and low cost of living.
According to the United States Census Bureau , the borough has a total area of 1. Ambridge has two land borders, including Harmony Township to the north, east and northeast, and the Allegheny County borough of Leetsdale to the southwest. The city of Aliquippa runs adjacent to Ambridge across the Ohio River to the west and is connected to the borough via Ambridge-Aliquippa Bridge. As of the census  of , there were 7, people, 3, households, and 1, families residing in the borough.
The population density was 5, There were 4, housing units at an average density of 2, The racial makeup of the borough was Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1. There were 3, households, out of which The average household size was 2.
In the borough the population was spread out, with The median age was 40 years. For every females, there were For every females age 18 and over, there were About The town is served by the Ambridge Area School District. The town's high school is Ambridge Area High School.
Students and citizens, are known by the locals as "Bridgers", which is also the name of the football team. Ambridge is also home to Trinity School for Ministry , an evangelical seminary in the Anglican tradition. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Borough in Pennsylvania, United States. Home to Old Economy Village.
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Retrieved June 1, Retrieved Archived from the original on Population Estimates. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 11 June Retrieved 11 December Ambridge has another streetscape project is currently underway to revamp Merchant Street in the business district between 4th Street and 8th Street. New sidewalks and road.
These memorial items will be placed throughout the new streetscape once completed.
A face-lift that Ambridge has needed for many years and thanks a grant is now underway. Many small business owners in the business district have utilized facade grants and refaced their storefronts. Several old Harmonist structures in the Historic District have been purchased and restored by investors.
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Also, a group of enthusiastic citizens has started the Committee to Clean and Beautify Ambridge. This group of dedicated citizens cleans public areas, plants flowers, and has raised money for a beautiful water feature that was built in a park in the center of town. These are only a small sample of the many projects that have recently been completed, are currently being planned, or are underway. Today Ambridge is a community of pop. The community is already proud of its past, and the progress over these last few years demonstrates that their bright future is not be that far away.
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