Bear Lake, Pennsylvania

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Coordinates: 41°59′34″N 79°30′20″W / 41.99278°N 79.50556°W / 41.99278; -79.50556
Bear Lake
Borough
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Warren County
Coordinates 41°59′34″N 79°30′20″W / 41.99278°N 79.50556°W / 41.99278; -79.50556
Area 0.7 sq mi (2 km2)
Population 193 (2000)
Density 277.1 / sq mi (107 / km2)
Founded 1887
Timezone EST (UTC-4)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 16402
Area code 814
Location of Bear Lake in Warren County
Location of Bear Lake in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

Bear Lake is a borough in Warren County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 193 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Bear Lake is located at 41°59′34″N 79°30′20″W / 41.99278°N 79.50556°W / 41.99278; -79.50556 (41.992823, -79.505610).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.7 square miles (1.8 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1890 313
1900 275 −12.1%
1910 221 −19.6%
1920 241 9.0%
1930 162 −32.8%
1940 214 32.1%
1950 239 11.7%
1960 260 8.8%
1970 281 8.1%
1980 249 −11.4%
1990 193 −22.5%
2000 193 0.0%
2010 164 −15.0%
Est. 2012 162 −1.2%
Sources:[2][3][4]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 193 people, 66 households, and 55 families residing in the borough. The population density was 277.1 people per square mile (106.5/km²). There were 74 housing units at an average density of 106.3 per square mile (40.8/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 100.00% White. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.52% of the population.

There were 66 households out of which 39.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 72.7% were married couples living together, 10.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 15.2% were non-families. 12.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.92 and the average family size was 3.18.

In the borough the population was spread out with 26.4% under the age of 18, 5.7% from 18 to 24, 29.5% from 25 to 44, 23.3% from 45 to 64, and 15.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 103.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $28,036, and the median income for a family was $28,929. Males had a median income of $24,792 versus $19,000 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $10,329. About 3.7% of families and 3.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under the age of eighteen or sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 11 December 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  4. ^ "Incorporated Places and Minor Civil Divisions Datasets: Subcounty Resident Population Estimates: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012". Population Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 11 December 2013.