Applewold, Pennsylvania

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Applewold, Pennsylvania
Borough
Applewold is located in Pennsylvania
Applewold
Applewold
Coordinates: 40°48′31″N 79°31′20″W / 40.80861°N 79.52222°W / 40.80861; -79.52222Coordinates: 40°48′31″N 79°31′20″W / 40.80861°N 79.52222°W / 40.80861; -79.52222
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Armstrong
Incorporated 1899
Government
 • Type Council-Mayor
 • Mayor Gretchen Dosch
Area
 • Total 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
 • Land 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 790 ft (240 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 310
 • Density 6,601/sq mi (2,548.7/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 16201

Applewold is a borough in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 310 at the 2010 census.[1]

Geography[edit]

Applewold is located at 40°48′31″N 79°31′20″W / 40.80861°N 79.52222°W / 40.80861; -79.52222 (40.808634, -79.522177)[2] on the west bank of the Allegheny River about 40 miles (64 km) northeast of Pittsburgh. Applewold is bordered by the borough of West Kittanning to the west, and the borough of Kittanning lies directly across the Allegheny River to the east.

According to the United States Census Bureau, Applewold has a total area of 0.039 square miles (0.1 km2), all of it land.[1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 122
1910 300 145.9%
1920 351 17.0%
1930 477 35.9%
1940 457 −4.2%
1950 500 9.4%
1960 489 −2.2%
1970 515 5.3%
1980 395 −23.3%
1990 388 −1.8%
2000 356 −8.2%
2010 310 −12.9%
Est. 2012 305 −1.6%
Sources:[3][4]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 356 people, 143 households, and 76 families residing in the borough. The population density was 7,302.3 people per square mile (2,749.0/km²). There were 160 housing units at an average density of 3,281.9 per square mile (1,235.5/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 100.00% White.

There were 143 households out of which 23.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 38.5% were married couples living together, 12.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 46.2% were non-families. 37.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.17 and the average family size was 2.86.

In the borough the population was spread out with 20.8% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 27.0% from 25 to 44, 19.7% from 45 to 64, and 24.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 72.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 70.9 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $30,714, and the median income for a family was $35,625. Males had a median income of $32,500 versus $19,464 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $16,549. About 3.0% of families and 9.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.8% of those under age 18 and 3.8% of those age 65 or over.

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