Bloomfield Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania

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Bloomfield Township,
Crawford County,
Pennsylvania
Township
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Crawford County
Area 38.0 sq mi (98 km2)
 - water 0.3 sq mi (1 km2)
Population 2,051 (2000)
Density 54.0 / sq mi (21 / km2)
Timezone EST (UTC-4)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-5)
Area code 814
Location of Bloomfield Township in Crawford County
Location of Crawford County in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

Bloomfield Township is a township in Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 2,051 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 38.3 square miles (99 km2), of which, 38.0 square miles (98 km2) of it is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) of it (0.81%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 2,051 people, 757 households, and 560 families residing in the township. The population density was 54.0 people per square mile (20.8/km²). There were 1,467 housing units at an average density of 38.6/sq mi (14.9/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 99.12% White, 0.24% African American, 0.05% Native American, 0.05% Asian, and 0.54% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.34% of the population.

There were 757 households out of which 32.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.7% were married couples living together, 6.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.0% were non-families. 20.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.68 and the average family size was 3.08.

In the township the population was spread out with 27.6% under the age of 18, 7.3% from 18 to 24, 28.2% from 25 to 44, 23.5% from 45 to 64, and 13.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 104.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 106.5 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $36,307, and the median income for a family was $41,250. Males had a median income of $30,639 versus $22,250 for females. The per capita income for the township was $15,303. About 8.0% of families and 13.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 16.8% of those under age 18 and 12.0% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

Coordinates: 41°48′00″N 79°52′59″W / 41.80000°N 79.88306°W / 41.80000; -79.88306