Fairview, Butler County, Pennsylvania

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Fairview, Pennsylvania
Borough
Fairview United Presbyterian Church
Location of Fairview in Butler County, Pennsylvania.
Location of Fairview in Butler County, Pennsylvania.
Fairview is located in Pennsylvania
Fairview
Fairview
Location of Fairview in Butler County, Pennsylvania.
Coordinates: 41°00′55″N 79°44′36″W / 41.01528°N 79.74333°W / 41.01528; -79.74333Coordinates: 41°00′55″N 79°44′36″W / 41.01528°N 79.74333°W / 41.01528; -79.74333
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Butler
Settled 1830
Incorporated 1867
Government
 • Type Borough Council
Area[1]
 • Total 0.11 sq mi (0.29 km2)
 • Land 0.11 sq mi (0.29 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 198
 • Estimate (2016)[2] 195
 • Density 1,725.66/sq mi (667.66/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 42-24832
GNIS feature ID 1214993

Fairview is a borough in Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 198 at the 2010 census.[3] It should not be confused with Fairview, Erie County, Pennsylvania, which carries the ZIP code 16415.

Geography[edit]

Fairview is located in eastern Butler County at 41°0′55″N 79°44′36″W / 41.01528°N 79.74333°W / 41.01528; -79.74333 (41.015289, -79.743303).[4] It is surrounded by Fairview Township but is separate from it. The borough of Petrolia is 1.4 miles (2.3 km) to the east.

According to the United States Census Bureau, Fairview has a total area of 0.12 square miles (0.3 km2), all of it land.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 333
1890 303 −9.0%
1900 235 −22.4%
1910 167 −28.9%
1920 166 −0.6%
1930 215 29.5%
1940 214 −0.5%
1950 259 21.0%
1960 218 −15.8%
1970 235 7.8%
1980 226 −3.8%
1990 224 −0.9%
2000 220 −1.8%
2010 198 −10.0%
Est. 2016 195 [2] −1.5%
Sources:[5][6][7]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 220 people, 78 households, and 64 families residing in the borough. The population density was 1,613.5 people per square mile (606.7/km²). There were 79 housing units at an average density of 579.4 per square mile (217.9/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 98.64% White, 0.45% African American, 0.45% Native American, and 0.45% from two or more races.

There were 78 households, out of which 38.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.7% were married couples living together, 7.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 17.9% were non-families. 14.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 5.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.82 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the borough the population was spread out, with 26.4% under the age of 18, 10.0% from 18 to 24, 28.6% from 25 to 44, 23.6% from 45 to 64, and 11.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 103.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.9 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $48,125, and the median income for a family was $50,000. Males had a median income of $39,688 versus $20,625 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $17,997. About 5.7% of families and 8.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.9% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

Education[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 4, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Fairview borough, Pennsylvania". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved March 25, 2014. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 12 May 2015. Retrieved 11 December 2013. 
  6. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  7. ^ "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.