Mineral Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania

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Mineral Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania
Map of Venango County, Pennsylvania highlighting Mineral Township
Map of Venango County, Pennsylvania highlighting Mineral Township
Map of Venango County, Pennsylvania
Map of Venango County, Pennsylvania
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyVenango
Settled1797
Incorporated1870
Government
 • TypeBoard of Supervisors
Area
 • Total22.27 sq mi (57.69 km2)
 • Land22.27 sq mi (57.69 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Population
 • Total538
 • Estimate 
(2016)[2]
519
 • Density23.30/sq mi (9.00/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)814
FIPS code42-121-50048

Mineral Township is a township in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 533 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 22.5 square miles (58.3 km²), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
2010538
Est. 2016519[2]−3.5%
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 533 people, 208 households, and 174 families residing in the township. The population density was 23.7 people per square mile (9.1/km²). There were 274 housing units at an average density of 12.2/sq mi (4.7/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 98.31% White, 0.19% Native American, 0.75% Asian, and 0.75% from two or more races.

There were 208 households out of which 30.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 73.1% were married couples living together, 5.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.3% were non-families. 13.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 2.80.

In the township the population was spread out with 20.8% under the age of 18, 5.1% from 18 to 24, 30.8% from 25 to 44, 29.5% from 45 to 64, and 13.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females, there were 106.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 106.9 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $37,500, and the median income for a family was $39,773. Males had a median income of $31,731 versus $29,375 for females. The per capita income for the township was $15,945. About 6.1% of families and 7.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.8% of those under age 18 and 2.9% 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. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.

Coordinates: 41°18′00″N 79°57′59″W / 41.30000°N 79.96639°W / 41.30000; -79.96639