Parryville, Pennsylvania

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Coordinates: 40°49′28″N 75°40′09″W / 40.82444°N 75.66917°W / 40.82444; -75.66917
Borough of Parryville
Settlement
Parryville, Pennsylvania (6294196021).jpg
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Carbon
Elevation 722 ft (220.1 m)
Coordinates 40°49′28″N 75°40′09″W / 40.82444°N 75.66917°W / 40.82444; -75.66917
Area 1.6 sq mi (4.1 km2)
 - land 1.6 sq mi (4 km2)
 - water 0.04 sq mi (0 km2), 2.5%
Population 478 (2000)
Density 293.2 / sq mi (113.2 / km2)
Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code 570
Location of Parryville in Carbon County
Location of Parryville in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

Parryville is a borough in Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 478 at the 2000 census. Parryville is located 3 miles (4.8 km) southeast of Lehighton and 1-mile (1.6 km) north of Bowmanstown off Route 248 and 4 miles (6.4 km) northwest of Palmerton. Parryville's elevation is at 722 feet (220 m) above sea level.

Geography[edit]

Parryville is located at 40°49′28″N 75°40′9″W / 40.82444°N 75.66917°W / 40.82444; -75.66917 (40.824403, -75.669246).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 1.6 square miles (4.1 km2), of which, 1.6 square miles (4.1 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (1.21%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 657
1890 605 −7.9%
1900 723 19.5%
1910 590 −18.4%
1920 578 −2.0%
1930 553 −4.3%
1940 521 −5.8%
1950 598 14.8%
1960 580 −3.0%
1970 528 −9.0%
1980 481 −8.9%
1990 488 1.5%
2000 478 −2.0%
2010 525 9.8%
Est. 2012 520 −1.0%
Sources:[2][3][4]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 478 people, 189 households, and 140 families residing in the borough. The population density was 293.2 people per square mile (113.2/km²). There were 222 housing units at an average density of 136.2 per square mile (52.6/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 98.74% White, 0.21% African American, 0.42% Native American, 0.21% from other races, and 0.42% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.21% of the population.

There were 189 households out of which 23.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.4% were married couples living together, 6.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.9% were non-families. 19.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 2.91.

In the borough the population was spread out with 18.8% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 29.5% from 25 to 44, 28.9% from 45 to 64, and 14.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 108.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 112.0 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $33,958, and the median income for a family was $37,917. Males had a median income of $28,409 versus $19,688 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $15,409. About 1.6% of families and 6.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 19.3% 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.