Arona, Pennsylvania

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Arona, Pennsylvania
Borough
Main Street
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Location of Arona in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
Location of Arona in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
Arona, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Arona, Pennsylvania
Arona, Pennsylvania
Location of Arona in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
Coordinates: 40°16′11″N 79°39′38″W / 40.26972°N 79.66056°W / 40.26972; -79.66056Coordinates: 40°16′11″N 79°39′38″W / 40.26972°N 79.66056°W / 40.26972; -79.66056
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Westmoreland
Incorporated November 11, 1895
Government
 • Type Borough Council
Area[1]
 • Total 0.53 sq mi (1.36 km2)
 • Land 0.52 sq mi (1.35 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation 1,017 ft (310 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 370
 • Estimate (2016)[2] 347
 • Density 664.75/sq mi (256.48/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Zip code 15617
FIPS code 42-03120
Website http://aronaboroughpa.com

Arona is a borough in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 370 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Arona is located at 40°16′11″N 79°39′38″W / 40.26972°N 79.66056°W / 40.26972; -79.66056 (40.269740, -79.660429).[3]

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.
1900382
191068378.8%
1920549−19.6%
1930457−16.8%
194050310.1%
1950482−4.2%
1960467−3.1%
1970453−3.0%
1980446−1.5%
1990397−11.0%
20004072.5%
2010370−9.1%
Est. 2016347[2]−6.2%
Sources:[4][5]

As of the census[6] of 2010, there were 370 people, 153 households, and 108 families residing in the borough. The population density was 664.8 people per square mile (256.5/km²). There were 165 housing units at an average density of 311.3 per square mile (120.2/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 100.0% White.

There were 153 households out of which 25.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.2% were married couples living together, 10.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.4% were non-families. 24.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.85.

In the borough the population was spread out with 21.1% under the age of 18, 6.0% from 18 to 24, 26.5% from 25 to 44, 31.4% from 45 to 64, and 14.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42.4 years. For every 100 females, there were 97.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $40,417, and the median income for a family was $61,875. Males had a median income of $38,876 versus $23,185 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $18,494. About 4.4% of families and 8.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.1% of those under age 18 and 8.7% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Aug 14, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing: Decennial Censuses". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2006-02-08. Retrieved 2012-03-04. 
  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. Archived from the original on 17 June 2013. Retrieved 11 December 2013. 
  6. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.