Warrior Run, Pennsylvania

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Warrior Run, Pennsylvania
Borough
Warrior Run, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Warrior Run, Pennsylvania
Warrior Run, Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 41°11′15″N 75°57′09″W / 41.18750°N 75.95250°W / 41.18750; -75.95250Coordinates: 41°11′15″N 75°57′09″W / 41.18750°N 75.95250°W / 41.18750; -75.95250
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Luzerne
Incorporated 1895
Government
 • Type Borough Council
 • Mayor Luke Matthews
Area
 • Total 0.7 sq mi (1.9 km2)
 • Land 0.7 sq mi (1.9 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 584
 • Density 800/sq mi (310/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Zip code 18706
Area code(s) 570

Warrior Run is a borough in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 584 at the 2010 census.[1]

Geography[edit]

Warrior Run is located at 41°11′15″N 75°57′9″W / 41.18750°N 75.95250°W / 41.18750; -75.95250 (41.187463, -75.952584).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.73 square miles (1.9 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 965
1910 1,251 29.6%
1920 1,387 10.9%
1930 1,516 9.3%
1940 1,339 −11.7%
1950 1,056 −21.1%
1960 833 −21.1%
1970 816 −2.0%
1980 784 −3.9%
1990 656 −16.3%
2000 624 −4.9%
2010 584 −6.4%
Est. 2012 586 0.3%
Sources:[3][4][5]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 624 people, 257 households, and 178 families residing in the borough. The population density was 806.2 people per square mile (312.9/km²). There were 285 housing units at an average density of 368.2 per square mile (142.9/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 98.88% White, 0.32% African American, 0.16% Asian, and 0.64% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.80% of the population. Located also on a battleground and mostly around fertile soil.

There were 257 households out of which 26.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.0% were married couples living together, 16.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.7% were non-families. 25.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.43 and the average family size was 2.94.

In the borough the population was spread out with 22.6% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 28.5% from 25 to 44, 24.7% from 45 to 64, and 18.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 86.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 82.3 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $29,583, and the median income for a family was $36,250. Males had a median income of $28,958 versus $21,304 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $15,693. About 10.0% of families and 9.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.2% of those under age 18 and 9.8% of those age 65 or over.

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