Emsworth, Pennsylvania

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Emsworth
Borough
Emsworth, Pennsylvania (8482101226).jpg
Location within Allegheny county
Location within Allegheny county
Emsworth is located in Pennsylvania
Emsworth
Emsworth
Location within the state of Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 40°30′44″N 80°5′44″W / 40.51222°N 80.09556°W / 40.51222; -80.09556Coordinates: 40°30′44″N 80°5′44″W / 40.51222°N 80.09556°W / 40.51222; -80.09556
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Allegheny
Area
 • Total 0.7 sq mi (2 km2)
 • Land 0.6 sq mi (2 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,449
 • Density 3,500/sq mi (1,400/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Website Borough of Emsworth

Emsworth is a borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, along the Ohio River. The population was 2,449 at the 2010 census.[1]

Geography[edit]

Emsworth is located at 40°30′44″N 80°5′44″W / 40.51222°N 80.09556°W / 40.51222; -80.09556 (40.512318, -80.095577).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.7 square miles (1.8 km2), of which 0.6 square miles (1.6 km2) is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2), or 16.18%, is water.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 958
1910 1,510 57.6%
1920 2,165 43.4%
1930 2,709 25.1%
1940 2,765 2.1%
1950 3,128 13.1%
1960 3,341 6.8%
1970 3,345 0.1%
1980 3,074 −8.1%
1990 2,892 −5.9%
2000 2,598 −10.2%
2010 2,449 −5.7%
Est. 2012 2,447 −0.1%
Sources:[3][4][5][6][7][8]

As of the census[7] of 2000, there were 2,598 people, 1,153 households, and 642 families residing in the borough. The population density was 4,519.1 people per square mile (1,759.8/km²). There were 1,228 housing units at an average density of 2,136.0 per square mile (831.8/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 94.42% White, 3.58% African American, 0.04% Native American, 1.15% Asian, 0.04% from other races, and 0.77% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.42% of the population.

There were 1,153 households out of which 24.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.5% were married couples living together, 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 44.3% were non-families. 38.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.17 and the average family size was 2.94.

In the borough the population was spread out with 23.7% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 35.3% from 25 to 44, 21.0% 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 101.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.9 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $39,028, and the median income for a family was $50,333. Males had a median income of $39,702 versus $24,224 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $19,471. About 2.9% of families and 5.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.5% of those under age 18 and 6.4% of those age 65 or over.

See also[edit]

Media related to Emsworth, Pennsylvania at Wikimedia Commons

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Race, Hispanic or Latino, Age, and Housing Occupancy: 2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File (QT-PL), Emsworth borough, Pennsylvania". U.S. Census Bureau, American FactFinder 2. Retrieved September 19, 2011. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "Population-Pennsylvania". U.S. Census 1910. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "Number and Distribution of Inhabitants:Pennsylvania-Tennessee". Fifteenth Census. U.S. Census Bureau. 
  5. ^ "Number of Inhabitants: Pennsylvania". 18th Census of the United States. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 November 2013. 
  6. ^ "Pennsylvania: Population and Housing Unit Counts". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 November 2013. 
  7. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  8. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 22 November 2013.