Ogle Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania

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Ogle Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Township
Map of Somerset County, Pennsylvania Highlighting Ogle Township
Map of Somerset County, Pennsylvania Highlighting Ogle Township
Map of Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Map of Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Somerset
Area
 • Total 36.2 sq mi (94 km2)
Population (2000)
 • Total 588
 • Density 16.2/sq mi (6.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Ogle Township is a township in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 588 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Johnstown, Pennsylvania Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 36.2 square miles (93.9 km²), of which, 36.2 square miles (93.8 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (0.08%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 588 people, 217 households, and 157 families residing in the township. The population density was 16.2 people per square mile (6.3/km²). There were 251 housing units at an average density of 6.9/sq mi (2.7/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 99.49% White, and 0.51% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.51% of the population.

There were 217 households out of which 36.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.4% were married couples living together, 5.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.6% were non-families. 22.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.69 and the average family size was 3.20.

In the township the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 27.9% from 25 to 44, 28.7% from 45 to 64, and 10.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 106.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 113.9 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $43,438, and the median income for a family was $48,625. Males had a median income of $35,536 versus $22,083 for females. The per capita income for the township was $18,005. About 4.2% of families and 7.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.8% of those under age 18 and 3.3% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

Coordinates: 40°12′00″N 78°43′31″W / 40.20000°N 78.72528°W / 40.20000; -78.72528