Irvona, Pennsylvania

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Irvona, Pennsylvania
Borough
Houses on Hopkins Street
Houses on Hopkins Street
Location of Irvona in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania.
Location of Irvona in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania.
Location of Clearfield County in Pennsylvania
Location of Clearfield County in Pennsylvania
Irvona is located in Pennsylvania
Irvona
Irvona
Location in Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 40°46′25″N 78°33′09″W / 40.77361°N 78.55250°W / 40.77361; -78.55250Coordinates: 40°46′25″N 78°33′09″W / 40.77361°N 78.55250°W / 40.77361; -78.55250
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Clearfield
Incorporated 1890
Government
 • Type Borough Council
Area[1]
 • Total 0.95 sq mi (2.46 km2)
 • Land 0.93 sq mi (2.41 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)
Elevation 1,379 ft (420 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 647
 • Estimate (2016)[2] 619
 • Density 666.31/sq mi (257.17/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 16656
Area code(s) 814
FIPS code 42-37192
Website irvonaborough.com

Irvona is a borough in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 647 at the 2010 census.[3]

Geography[edit]

Irvona is located in southern Clearfield County at 40°46′25″N 78°33′9″W / 40.77361°N 78.55250°W / 40.77361; -78.55250 (40.773516, -78.552552),[4] along Clearfield Creek, a tributary of the West Branch Susquehanna River. Pennsylvania Route 53 passes through the borough, leading south 2 miles (3 km) to Coalport and northeast 4 miles (6 km) to Glen Hope.

According to the United States Census Bureau, Irvona has a total area of 0.95 square miles (2.46 km2), of which 0.93 square miles (2.41 km2) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.05 km2), or 2.12%, is water.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 723
1910 800 10.7%
1920 1,157 44.6%
1930 1,213 4.8%
1940 1,049 −13.5%
1950 915 −12.8%
1960 781 −14.6%
1970 714 −8.6%
1980 644 −9.8%
1990 666 3.4%
2000 680 2.1%
2010 647 −4.9%
Est. 2016 619 [2] −4.3%
Sources:[5][6][7]

As of the census[6] of 2000, there were 680 people, 241 households, and 182 families residing in the borough. The population density was 1,069.2 people per square mile (410.2/km²). There were 258 housing units at an average density of 405.7 per square mile (155.6/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 99.41% White, and 0.59% from two or more races.

There were 241 households, out of which 38.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.4% were married couples living together, 9.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.1% were non-families. 20.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 12.4% 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 3.27.

In the borough the population was spread out, with 29.6% under the age of 18, 8.5% from 18 to 24, 29.1% from 25 to 44, 22.4% from 45 to 64, and 10.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 101.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.1 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $32,500, and the median income for a family was $39,000. Males had a median income of $26,250 versus $21,719 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $11,785. About 12.4% of families and 15.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 20.2% of those under age 18 and 16.7% of those age 65 or over.

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. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Irvona borough, Pennsylvania". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved May 4, 2015. 
  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. 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.