Clarksville, Pennsylvania

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Clarksville
Borough
Houses on Center Street
Houses on Center Street
Location of Clarksville in Greene County
Location of Clarksville in Greene County
Clarksville is located in Pennsylvania
Clarksville
Clarksville
Location of Clarksville in Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 39°58′27″N 80°2′41″W / 39.97417°N 80.04472°W / 39.97417; -80.04472Coordinates: 39°58′27″N 80°2′41″W / 39.97417°N 80.04472°W / 39.97417; -80.04472
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Greene
Established 1769
Government
 • Mayor Sam Benyi
Area
 • Total 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Population (2000)
 • Total 234
 • Density 2,300/sq mi (900/km2)
Time zone EST (UTC-4)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 724

Clarksville is a borough in Greene County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 234 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Clarksville is located at 39°58′27″N 80°2′41″W / 39.97417°N 80.04472°W / 39.97417; -80.04472 (39.974170, -80.044833).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 205
1910 208
1920 234 12.5%
1930 457 95.3%
1940 428 −6.3%
1950 428 0.0%
1960 332 −22.4%
1970 269 −19.0%
1980 251 −6.7%
1990 211 −15.9%
2000 234 10.9%
2010 230 −1.7%
Est. 2014 230 [2] 0.0%
Sources:[3][4][5]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 234 people, 78 households, and 52 families residing in the borough. The population density was 2,387.1 people per square mile (903.5/km²). There were 90 housing units at an average density of 918.1 per square mile (347.5/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 96.15% White, 1.28% African American, 0.43% Native American and 2.14% Pacific Islander. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.43% of the population.

There were 78 households out of which 26.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.1% were married couples living together, 11.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. 28.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 3.12.

In the borough the population was spread out with 20.5% under the age of 18, 7.3% from 18 to 24, 21.4% from 25 to 44, 23.1% from 45 to 64, and 27.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 46 years. For every 100 females there were 93.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 84.2 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $25,833, and the median income for a family was $26,429. Males had a median income of $26,667 versus $31,250 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $13,720. About 7.1% of families and 7.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.4% of those under the age of eighteen and 5.4% of those sixty five or over.

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