Felton, Pennsylvania

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Felton, Pennsylvania
Borough
A frame school building on a stone foundation at Trout School Road and Rambo Hill Road in Felton
A frame school building on a stone foundation at Trout School Road and Rambo Hill Road in Felton
Location in York County and the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Location in York County and the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Felton is located in Pennsylvania
Felton
Felton
Location of Felton in Pennsylvania
Felton is located in the US
Felton
Felton
Felton (the US)
Coordinates: 39°51′17″N 76°33′51″W / 39.85472°N 76.56417°W / 39.85472; -76.56417Coordinates: 39°51′17″N 76°33′51″W / 39.85472°N 76.56417°W / 39.85472; -76.56417
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyYork
Incorporated1899
Government
 • TypeBorough Council
Area
 • Total0.63 sq mi (1.63 km2)
 • Land0.63 sq mi (1.63 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
663 ft (202 m)
Population
 • Total506
 • Estimate 
(2016)[2]
503
 • Density798.41/sq mi (308.35/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Zip code
17322
Area code(s)717
FIPS code42-25584

Felton is a borough in York County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 506 at the 2010 census.[3] The borough is located within the Red Lion Area School District. Local services include the Felton Fire Company and the Felton US Post Office.

Geography[edit]

Felton is located at 39°51′17″N 76°33′51″W / 39.85472°N 76.56417°W / 39.85472; -76.56417 (39.854751, -76.564245).[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.6 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900226
19102416.6%
192034442.7%
193040918.9%
19404212.9%
19504291.9%
19604300.2%
1970425−1.2%
198048313.6%
1990438−9.3%
20004492.5%
201050612.7%
Est. 2016503[2]−0.6%
Sources:[5][6][7]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 449 people, 173 households, and 131 families residing in the borough. The population density was 688.4 people per square mile (266.7/km²). There were 182 housing units at an average density of 279.1 per square mile (108.1/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 98.44% White, 0.45% African American, 0.45% Asian, 0.67% from other races.

There were 173 households out of which 31.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.8% were married couples living together, 5.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.7% were non-families. 18.5% 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 2.60 and the average family size was 2.98.

In the borough the population was spread out with 21.2% under the age of 18, 9.6% from 18 to 24, 31.4% from 25 to 44, 26.7% from 45 to 64, and 11.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 104.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $42,353, and the median income for a family was $53,125. Males had a median income of $36,607 versus $22,679 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $19,322. About 4.1% of families and 5.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.5% of those under age 18 and 6.6% 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. ^ "Race, Hispanic or Latino, Age, and Housing Occupancy: 2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File (QT-PL), Felton borough, Pennsylvania". U.S. Census Bureau, American FactFinder 2. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved October 5, 2011.
  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.