Flemington, Pennsylvania

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Flemington, Pennsylvania
Borough
Flemington, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Flemington, Pennsylvania
Flemington, Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 41°04′29″N 77°35′09″W / 41.07472°N 77.58583°W / 41.07472; -77.58583Coordinates: 41°04′29″N 77°35′09″W / 41.07472°N 77.58583°W / 41.07472; -77.58583
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Clinton
Settled 1838
Incorporated (borough) 1864
Government
 • Type Borough Council
Area
 • Total 0.4 sq mi (1.2 km2)
Elevation 676 ft (206 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,319
 • Density 2,951.0/sq mi (1,131.7/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC)
Zip code 17745
Area code(s) 570

Flemington is a borough in Clinton County, Pennsylvania, USA. The population was 1,319 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Flemington is located at 41°7′34″N 77°28′12″W / 41.12611°N 77.47000°W / 41.12611; -77.47000 (41.126246, -77.469943),[1] along the Bald Eagle Creek (West Branch Susquehanna River) and the remnant of the Bald Eagle Crosscut Canal.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 864
1910 1,022 18.3%
1920 1,131 10.7%
1930 1,191 5.3%
1940 1,301 9.2%
1950 1,446 11.1%
1960 1,608 11.2%
1970 1,519 −5.5%
1980 1,416 −6.8%
1990 1,321 −6.7%
2000 1,319 −0.2%
2010 1,330 0.8%
Est. 2012 1,341 0.8%
Sources:[2][3][4]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 1,319 people, 588 households, and 398 families residing in the borough. The population density was 2,951.0 people per square mile (1,131.7/km²). There were 609 housing units at an average density of 1,362.5 per square mile (522.5/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 98.94% White, 0.23% African American, 0.08% Native American, 0.45% Asian, and 0.30% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.30% of the population.

There were 588 households out of which 22.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.5% were married couples living together, 7.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.3% were non-families. 27.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.24 and the average family size was 2.70.

In the borough the population was spread out with 18.2% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 26.6% from 25 to 44, 24.9% from 45 to 64, and 22.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 93.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.6 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $29,750, and the median income for a family was $36,776. Males had a median income of $28,333 versus $20,588 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $16,924. About 6.8% of families and 10.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.0% of those under age 18 and 4.7% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 11 December 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  4. ^ "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.