Winterstown, Pennsylvania

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Winterstown, Pennsylvania
Borough
Winterstown, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Winterstown, Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 39°50′25″N 76°37′27″W / 39.84028°N 76.62417°W / 39.84028; -76.62417Coordinates: 39°50′25″N 76°37′27″W / 39.84028°N 76.62417°W / 39.84028; -76.62417
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County York
Settled 1830
Incorporated 1871
Government
 • Type Borough Council
Area
 • Total 2.3 sq mi (6 km2)
Elevation 807 ft (246 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 632
 • Density 270/sq mi (110/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 717

Winterstown is a borough in York County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 632 at the 2010 census.[1]

Geography[edit]

Winterstown is located at 39°50′25″N 76°37′27″W / 39.84028°N 76.62417°W / 39.84028; -76.62417 (39.840346, -76.624125)[2].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 2.3 square miles (6.0 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 199
1890 209 5.0%
1900 217 3.8%
1910 238 9.7%
1920 222 −6.7%
1930 219 −1.4%
1940 265 21.0%
1950 298 12.5%
1960 349 17.1%
1970 424 21.5%
1980 491 15.8%
1990 581 18.3%
2000 546 −6.0%
2010 632 15.8%
Est. 2012 627 −0.8%
Sources:[3][4][5]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 546 people, 207 households, and 162 families residing in the borough. The population density was 234.1 people per square mile (90.5/km²). There were 215 housing units at an average density of 92.2 per square mile (35.6/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 99.45% White, 0.18% African American, and 0.37% from two or more races.

There were 207 households out of which 33.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.2% were married couples living together, 7.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.3% were non-families. 15.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.64 and the average family size was 2.93.

In the borough the population was spread out with 23.4% under the age of 18, 7.0% from 18 to 24, 33.3% from 25 to 44, 25.1% from 45 to 64, and 11.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 106.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.9 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $45,625, and the median income for a family was $47,917. Males had a median income of $33,523 versus $23,583 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $19,934. About 3.6% of families and 4.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.5% of those under age 18 and 9.5% of those age 65 or over.

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