Parsing the Pittsburgh Electoral Map

The richest, most highly-education and most African American areas of Allegheny County, Pa. (Pittsburgh) preferred Barack Obama in the Pennsylvania primary while outlying, more Republican areas choose Hillary Clinton.  Thanks to maps produced by Jay O’Callaghan, the moderator of the Yahoo! group ElectionWatcher2008, we can compare the Pittsburgh electoral map to vital demographic groups in the city.

Allegheny County, Pa. Electoral Map

Allegheny County Electoral Map

African-Americans in Allegheny County, Pa.

African-Americans in Allegheny County

Income in Allegheny County, Pa.

Income in Allegheny County

Education in Allegheny County, Pa.

Education in Allegheny County


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