Davidson Township, Sullivan County, Pennsylvania
|Davidson Township, Pennsylvania|
|Sonestown Covered Bridge in Davidson Township|
|• Total||78.2 sq mi (202.5 km2)|
|Elevation||2,385 ft (727 m)|
|• Density||8.0/sq mi (3.1/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC)|
According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 78.2 square miles (203 km2), of which, 78.1 square miles (202 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (0.08%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 626 people, 269 households, and 189 families residing in the township. The population density was 8.0 people per square mile (3.1/km²). There were 602 housing units at an average density of 7.7/sq mi (3.0/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 98.40% White, 0.16% African American, 0.32% Native American, 0.16% from other races, and 0.96% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.48% of the population.
There were 269 households out of which 25.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.1% were married couples living together, 8.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.4% were non-families. 26.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.33 and the average family size was 2.76.
In the township the population was spread out with 18.4% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 26.2% from 25 to 44, 27.8% from 45 to 64, and 19.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 102.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.8 males.
The median income for a household in the township was $32,857, and the median income for a family was $36,875. Males had a median income of $24,875 versus $22,054 for females. The per capita income for the township was $14,483. About 3.0% of families and 7.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.2% of those under age 18 and 2.4% of those age 65 or over.
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