Knoxville, Pennsylvania

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Knoxville, Pennsylvania
Borough
A feed store on the western edge of Knoxville
A feed store on the western edge of Knoxville
Knoxville, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Knoxville, Pennsylvania
Knoxville, Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 41°57′25″N 77°26′14″W / 41.95694°N 77.43722°W / 41.95694; -77.43722Coordinates: 41°57′25″N 77°26′14″W / 41.95694°N 77.43722°W / 41.95694; -77.43722
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Tioga
Settled 1835
Incorporated (borough) 1851
Area
 • Total 0.5 sq mi (1.2 km2)
Elevation 1,240 ft (380 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 617
 • Density 1,348.8/sq mi (517.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC)
Zip 16928
Area code(s) 814

Knoxville is a borough in Tioga County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. The population was 617 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Knoxville is located at 41°57′26″N 77°26′19″W / 41.95722°N 77.43861°W / 41.95722; -77.43861 (41.957247, -77.438498).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.5 square miles (1.3 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1860 313
1870 400 27.8%
1880 459 14.8%
1890 679 47.9%
1900 862 27.0%
1910 840 −2.6%
1920 696 −17.1%
1930 608 −12.6%
1940 664 9.2%
1950 656 −1.2%
1960 694 5.8%
1970 698 0.6%
1980 650 −6.9%
1990 589 −9.4%
2000 617 4.8%
2010 629 1.9%
Est. 2012 640 1.7%
Sources:[2][3][4]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 617 people, 242 households, and 166 families residing in the borough. The population density was 1,348.8 people per square mile (517.9/km²). There were 273 housing units at an average density of 596.8 per square mile (229.1/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 99.68% White, 0.16% Native American, and 0.16% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.32% of the population.

There were 242 households out of which 28.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.5% were married couples living together, 10.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.0% were non-families. 26.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.55 and the average family size was 3.00.

In the borough the population was spread out with 25.6% under the age of 18, 9.2% from 18 to 24, 24.3% from 25 to 44, 21.9% from 45 to 64, and 19.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 100.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.1 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $30,000, and the median income for a family was $37,188. Males had a median income of $29,196 versus $19,375 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $15,605. About 5.6% of families and 8.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.2% of those under age 18 and 6.9% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

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.