Liberty, Tioga County, Pennsylvania

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Liberty, Pennsylvania
Borough
Downtown Liberty, Pennsylvania, during the annual Blockhouse Festival
Downtown Liberty, Pennsylvania, during the annual Blockhouse Festival
Liberty, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Liberty, Pennsylvania
Liberty, Pennsylvania
Location within the state of Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 41°33′30″N 77°06′17″W / 41.55833°N 77.10472°W / 41.55833; -77.10472Coordinates: 41°33′30″N 77°06′17″W / 41.55833°N 77.10472°W / 41.55833; -77.10472
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Tioga
Settled 1792
Incorporated (borough) 1893
Area
 • Total 0.5 sq mi (1.3 km2)
Elevation 1,598 ft (487 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 230
 • Density 446.5/sq mi (170.8/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC)
Zip 16930
Area code(s) 570

Liberty is a borough in Tioga County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. The population was 249 at the 2010 census.[1]

Geography[edit]

Liberty is located at 41°33′30″N 77°6′14″W / 41.55833°N 77.10389°W / 41.55833; -77.10389 (41.558446, -77.103839).[2]

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.
1900 263
1910 253 −3.8%
1920 194 −23.3%
1930 221 13.9%
1940 280 26.7%
1950 271 −3.2%
1960 269 −0.7%
1970 235 −12.6%
1980 220 −6.4%
1990 199 −9.5%
2000 230 15.6%
2010 249 8.3%
Est. 2012 255 2.4%
Sources:[3][4][5]

As of the census[4] of 2010, there were 249 people, 93 households, and 85 families residing in the borough.[1] The population density was 446.5 people per square mile (170.8/km²). There were 95 housing units at an average density of 184.4/sq mi (70.5/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 99.13% White, and 0.87% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.87% of the population.

There were 88 households out of which 42.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.8% were married couples living together, 10.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.7% were non-families. 27.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.61 and the average family size was 3.13.

In the borough the population was spread out with 31.3% under the age of 18, 9.6% from 18 to 24, 28.7% from 25 to 44, 18.7% from 45 to 64, and 11.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 101.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.5 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $39,219, and the median income for a family was $38,542. Males had a median income of $27,813 versus $19,688 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $17,690. About 4.9% of families and 9.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.6% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b http://www.census.gov/popfinder/?fl=4211743128
  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. 

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