Hulmeville, Pennsylvania

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Borough of Hulmeville
Borough
Borough hall in Hulmeville, Pennsylvania.
Borough hall in Hulmeville, Pennsylvania.
Location of Hulmeville in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
Location of Hulmeville in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
Hulmeville is located in Pennsylvania
Hulmeville
Hulmeville
Location of Hulmeville in Pennsylvania
Hulmeville is located in the US
Hulmeville
Hulmeville
Hulmeville (the US)
Coordinates: 40°08′36″N 74°54′26″W / 40.14333°N 74.90722°W / 40.14333; -74.90722Coordinates: 40°08′36″N 74°54′26″W / 40.14333°N 74.90722°W / 40.14333; -74.90722
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyBucks
Area[1]
 • Total0.37 sq mi (0.97 km2)
 • Land0.36 sq mi (0.92 km2)
 • Water0.02 sq mi (0.04 km2)
Elevation46 ft (14 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total1,003
 • Estimate (2016)[2]989
 • Density2,778.09/sq mi (1,072.68/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code19047
Area code(s)215 and 267
FIPS code42-36192

Hulmeville is a borough in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 1,003 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

The Hulmeville Historic District was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[3]

Geography[edit]

Hulmeville is located at 40°8′36″N 74°54′26″W / 40.14333°N 74.90722°W / 40.14333; -74.90722 (40.143259, -74.907118).[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2), all of it land.

Neshaminy Creek passes through Hulmeville.[5]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880376
189041811.2%
19004548.6%
19104683.1%
19204914.9%
193058218.5%
194069419.2%
195086023.9%
196096812.6%
1970906−6.4%
19801,01411.9%
1990916−9.7%
2000893−2.5%
20101,00312.3%
Est. 2016989[2]−1.4%
Sources:[6][7][8][9]

As of the 2010 census, the borough was 93.5% Non-Hispanic White, 0.7% Black or African American, 3.0% Asian, and 2.4% were two or more races. 1.0% of the population were of Hispanic or Latino ancestry.[10]

Downtown Hulmeville
Historical marker in Hulmeville

As of the census[7] of 2000, there were 893 people, 339 households, and 233 families residing in the borough. The population density was 2,319.3 people per square mile (884.1/km²). There were 356 housing units at an average density of 924.6 per square mile (352.4/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 97.42% White, 0.34% African American, 0.45% Native American, 1.01% Asian, 0.11% from other races, and 0.67% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.45% of the population.

There were 339 households, out of which 30.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.2% were married couples living together, 9.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.0% were non-families. 23.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 6.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.63 and the average family size was 3.17.

In the borough the population was spread out, with 23.7% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 35.1% from 25 to 44, 22.8% from 45 to 64, and 11.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 99.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.9 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $55,259, and the median income for a family was $59,000. Males had a median income of $42,321 versus $31,923 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $24,153. About 0.8% of families and 1.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.4% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.

Climate[edit]

During the summer months, frequent episodes of high humidity occur. Occasionally, heat index values exceed 100 °F (38 °C). On average, the wettest month of the year is July which corresponds with the annual peak for thunderstorm activity. During the winter months, wind chill values occasionally fall below 0 °F (-18 °C). On average, the snowiest month of the year is February which corresponds with the annual peak for nor'easter activity.

Climate data for Hulmeville Borough, Pennsylvania (1981 – 2010 averages). Elevation 29 ft (9 m).
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °F (°C) 40.5
(4.7)
43.7
(6.5)
51.9
(11.1)
63.7
(17.6)
73.2
(22.9)
82.5
(28.1)
86.6
(30.3)
85.0
(29.4)
78.2
(25.7)
66.9
(19.4)
56.0
(13.3)
44.8
(7.1)
64.4
(18)
Average low °F (°C) 24.0
(−4.4)
25.9
(−3.4)
32.4
(0.2)
41.8
(5.4)
51.0
(10.6)
60.9
(16.1)
65.9
(18.8)
64.5
(18.1)
57.1
(13.9)
45.4
(7.4)
37.0
(2.8)
28.5
(−1.9)
44.5
(6.9)
Average precipitation inches (mm) 3.56
(90.4)
2.73
(69.3)
4.23
(107.4)
3.90
(99.1)
4.26
(108.2)
4.26
(108.2)
5.07
(128.8)
4.34
(110.2)
4.21
(106.9)
3.74
(95)
3.50
(88.9)
3.97
(100.8)
47.77
(1,213.2)
Average snowfall inches (cm) 7.8
(19.8)
8.7
(22.1)
3.8
(9.7)
0.7
(1.8)
0.0
(0)
0.0
(0)
0.0
(0)
0.0
(0)
0.0
(0)
0.0
(0)
0.5
(1.3)
3.9
(9.9)
26.0
(66)
Source: PRISM[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Aug 13, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  3. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  5. ^ MacReynolds, George, Place Names in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Doylestown, Bucks County Historical Society, Doylestown, PA, 1942, P1.
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 12 May 2015. Retrieved 11 December 2013.
  7. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  8. ^ "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.
  9. ^ http://www.dvrpc.org/data/databull/rdb/db82/appedixa.xls
  10. ^ https://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/census/profile/PA
  11. ^ [1]