Vandling, Pennsylvania

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Borough of Vandling
Settlement
Vandling PA Muni Complex.jpg
Vandling Municipal Complex
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Lackawanna
Elevation 1,365 ft (416.1 m)
Coordinates 41°38′02″N 75°28′10″W / 41.63389°N 75.46944°W / 41.63389; -75.46944Coordinates: 41°38′02″N 75°28′10″W / 41.63389°N 75.46944°W / 41.63389; -75.46944
Area 1.3 sq mi (3.4 km2)
 - land 1.3 sq mi (3 km2)
 - water 0.0 sq mi (0 km2), 0%
Population 751 (2010)
Density 577.7/sq mi (223.1/km2)
Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Zip Code 18421
Area code 570
Vandling, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Vandling, Pennsylvania
Location of Vandling in Pennsylvania
Vandling, Pennsylvania is located in the US
Vandling, Pennsylvania
Location of Vandling in Pennsylvania

Vandling is a borough in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 751 at the 2010 census. It is located immediately south of Forest City (population 1,911), which is in Susquehanna County.

Geography[edit]

Vandling is located at 41°38′2″N 75°28′10″W / 41.63389°N 75.46944°W / 41.63389; -75.46944 (41.633771, -75.469578).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 3.4 square kilometers (1.3 sq mi). 3.4 square kilometers; (1.3 square miles) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 765
1910 985 28.8%
1920 1,258 27.7%
1930 1,169 −7.1%
1940 970 −17.0%
1950 722 −25.6%
1960 578 −19.9%
1970 633 9.5%
1980 557 −12.0%
1990 660 18.5%
2000 738 11.8%
2010 751 1.8%
Est. 2015 722 [2] −3.9%
Sources:[3][4][5]

As of the 2010 Census,[6] there were 751 people, 309 households, and 203 families residing in the borough. The population density was 577.7 people per square mile (223.1/km²). There were 340 housing units at an average density of 102.1 per square kilometer; (261.5 per square mile;). The racial makeup of the borough was 96% White, 1.3% Black, 0.7% American Indian, 0.3% Asian, 0.5% from some other race, and 1.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.1% of the population.

444 Main Street

There were 309 households, out of which 27.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.8% were married couples living together, 10.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 34.3% were non-families. 27.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 13.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.43 and the average family size was 2.95.

In the borough the population was spread out, with 22.2% under the age of 18, 60.4% from 18 to 64, and 17.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42.5 years.

The median income for a household in the borough was $37,212, and the median income for a family was $46,250. Males had a median income of $32,250 versus $24,444 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $18,748. About 3.4% of families and 5.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.3% of those under age 18 and 6.5% of those age 65 or over.

Education[edit]

Forest City Regional School District is a Preschool-12th grade public school district serving residents of Vanding Borough.

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