East Brady, Pennsylvania

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East Brady, Pennsylvania
Borough
A street in East Brady
A street in East Brady
Official logo of East Brady, Pennsylvania
Keystone Marker
East Brady, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
East Brady, Pennsylvania
East Brady, Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 40°59′04″N 79°36′55″W / 40.98444°N 79.61528°W / 40.98444; -79.61528Coordinates: 40°59′04″N 79°36′55″W / 40.98444°N 79.61528°W / 40.98444; -79.61528
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Clarion
Settled 1866
Incorporated 1869
Government
 • Type Borough Council
 • Mayor John Klein
Area
 • Total 1.1 sq mi (3.0 km2)
 • Land 0.8 sq mi (2.2 km2)
 • Water 0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,038
 • Density 1,233.6/sq mi (477.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Zip code 16028

East Brady is a borough in Clarion County, Pennsylvania, United States and is part of the Pittsburgh DMA. The population was 1,038 at the 2000 census.

History[edit]

East Brady is named after Captain Samuel Brady, who fought with Native Americans at that location.[1]

Geography[edit]

East Brady is located at 40°59′4″N 79°36′55″W / 40.98444°N 79.61528°W / 40.98444; -79.61528 (40.984550, -79.615333).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2), of which, 0.8 square miles (2.1 km2) of it is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) of it (26.32%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1870 728
1880 1,242 70.6%
1890 1,228 −1.1%
1900 1,233 0.4%
1910 1,493 21.1%
1920 1,531 2.5%
1930 1,563 2.1%
1940 1,427 −8.7%
1950 1,400 −1.9%
1960 1,282 −8.4%
1970 1,218 −5.0%
1980 1,153 −5.3%
1990 1,047 −9.2%
2000 1,038 −0.9%
2010 942 −9.2%
Est. 2012 931 −1.2%
Sources:[3][4][5]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 1,038 people, 471 households, and 287 families residing in the borough. The population density was 1,233.6 people per square mile (477.1/km²). There were 542 housing units at an average density of 644.1 per square mile (249.1/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 99.42% White, 0.10% Asian, and 0.48% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.29% of the population.

There were 471 households out of which 24.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.6% were married couples living together, 8.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 38.9% were non-families. 36.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 24.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.18 and the average family size was 2.81.

In the borough the population was spread out with 19.3% under the age of 18, 7.1% from 18 to 24, 23.2% from 25 to 44, 23.5% from 45 to 64, and 26.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 45 years. For every 100 females there were 92.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.9 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $26,667, and the median income for a family was $37,589. Males had a median income of $35,417 versus $21,538 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $15,299. About 10.9% of families and 11.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.2% of those under age 18 and 17.7% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Egle, William H. An Illustrated History of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg: De Witt C. Goodrich & Co., 1876, p. 337
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 11 December 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  5. ^ "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.