Berlin Township, Wayne County, Pennsylvania

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Coordinates: 41°35′00″N 75°06′59″W / 41.58333°N 75.11639°W / 41.58333; -75.11639
Berlin Township, Pennsylvania
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Wayne
Elevation 1,211 ft (369.1 m)
Coordinates 41°35′00″N 75°06′59″W / 41.58333°N 75.11639°W / 41.58333; -75.11639
Area 39.6 sq mi (102.6 km2)
 - land 38.5 sq mi (100 km2)
 - water 1.1 sq mi (3 km2), 2.78%
Population 2,578 (2010)
Density 66.9 / sq mi (25.8 / km2)
Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code 570
Location of Berlin Township in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

Berlin Township is a township in Wayne County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 2,578 at the 2010 census.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 39.6 square miles (103 km2), of which, 38.5 square miles (100 km2) of it is land and 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2) of it (2.78%) is water.


As of the census[1] of 2010, there were 2,578 people, 1,002 households, and 712 families residing in the township. The population density was 66.9 people per square mile (25.8/km²). There were 1,234 housing units at an average density of 32.1/sq mi (12.5/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 97.5% White, 0.6% African American, 0.1% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 0.2% from other races, and 0.9% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.4% of the population.

There were 1,002 households out of which 29.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.9% were married couples living together, 8.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.9% were non-families. 23.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.55 and the average family size was 3.00.

In the township the population was spread out with 23.1% under the age of 18, 60.5% from 18 to 64, and 16.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42.8 years.

The median income for a household in the township was $54,844, and the median income for a family was $65,375. Males had a median income of $50,902 versus $28,203 for females. The per capita income for the township was $27,739. About 7% of families and 10.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 27.8% of those under age 18 and 2.2% of those age 65 or over.


  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-05-14.