Pomeroy, Pennsylvania

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Pomeroy, Pennsylvania
Census-designated place
Pomeroy, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Pomeroy, Pennsylvania
Pomeroy, Pennsylvania
Location within the state of Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 39°57′51″N 75°53′11″W / 39.96417°N 75.88639°W / 39.96417; -75.88639Coordinates: 39°57′51″N 75°53′11″W / 39.96417°N 75.88639°W / 39.96417; -75.88639
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Chester
Township Sadsbury
Area
 • Total 0.33 sq mi (0.86 km2)
 • Land 0.33 sq mi (0.85 km2)
 • Water 0.004 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation 484 ft (148 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 401
 • Density 1,200/sq mi (470/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 19367
Area code(s) 610
FIPS code 42-61968

Pomeroy is a census-designated place (CDP) in Sadsbury Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 401 at the 2010 census.[1]

It was once the northern terminus of the Pomeroy and Newark Railroad.

Geography[edit]

Pomeroy is located at 39°57′51″N 75°53′11″W / 39.96417°N 75.88639°W / 39.96417; -75.88639[2] in the southeast corner of Sadsbury Township. Pennsylvania Route 372 passes through the center of the village, connecting Coatesville 3 miles (5 km) to the east with Parkesburg 1 mile (1.6 km) to the west.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.33 square miles (0.86 km2), of which 0.33 square miles (0.85 km2) is land and 0.004 square miles (0.01 km2), or 0.88%, is water.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Sadsbury CDP, Pennsylvania". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved August 21, 2012. 
  2. ^ US Geological Survey 7.5 minute topographic map series
  3. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Pomeroy CDP, Pennsylvania". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved August 21, 2012.