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Encyclopedia > Hughesville, Pennsylvania

Hughesville is a borough located in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. As of the 2000 census, the borough had a total population of 2,220.


Geography

Hughesville is located at 41°14'25" North, 76°43'29" West (41.240402, -76.724852)1.


According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 1.7 km˛ (0.6 mi˛). 1.7 km˛ (0.6 mi˛) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water.


Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there are 2,220 people, 967 households, and 608 families residing in the borough. The population density is 1,318.7/km˛ (3,420.6/mi˛). There are 1,029 housing units at an average density of 611.2/km˛ (1,585.5/mi˛). The racial makeup of the borough is 98.60% White, 0.18% African American, 0.36% Native American, 0.05% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.18% from other races, and 0.63% from two or more races. 0.81% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.


There are 967 households out of which 29.0% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.9% are married couples living together, 10.5% have a female householder with no husband present, and 37.1% are non-families. 32.4% of all households are made up of individuals and 15.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.30 and the average family size is 2.90.


In the borough the population is spread out with 24.9% under the age of 18, 7.0% from 18 to 24, 28.8% from 25 to 44, 21.3% from 45 to 64, and 18.1% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 92.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 83.9 males.


The median income for a household in the borough is $29,361, and the median income for a family is $37,905. Males have a median income of $29,750 versus $20,794 for females. The per capita income for the borough is $16,271. 6.9% of the population and 4.0% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 4.5% of those under the age of 18 and 11.7% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.


External links

  • Maps and aerial photos
    • Street map from Mapquest (http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?latlongtype=decimal&latitude=41.240402&longitude=-76.724852&zoom=6)
    • Topographic map from Topozone (http://www.topozone.com/map.asp?lat=41.240402&lon=-76.724852&s=200&size=m&layer=DRG100)
    • Aerial photograph from Microsoft Terraserver (http://terraserver.microsoft.com/map.aspx?t=1&s=14&lon=-76.724852&lat=41.240402&w=750&h=500)

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Hughesville, Pennsylvania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (380 words)
Hughesville is a borough in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, United States.
It is part of the Williamsport, Pennsylvania Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Hughesville hosts the Lycoming County Fair and is home to the East Lycoming School Distict.
History of Lycoming County Pennsylvania edited by John F. Meginness; ©1892 (16015 words)
Abraham was born in Lycoming county, Pennsylvania, and was twice married; his first wife was Mercy Paxon, and to this union were born five children: John; Charles; George; Margaret, and Elizabeth; his second wife was Barbara Cruze, by whom he had one son, Russell.
THOMAS W., justice of the peace, was born in Hughesville, Pennsylvania, in 1829, son of Christian and Sarah (Keller) Kahler.
Peter Schug was a native of Northampton county, Pennsylvania; he married Eliza Wright, a native of Columbia county, in the same State, and is the father of eight children: Susan; Emory, deceased; F. P.; Cordelia; Ida; Emma, deceased; William, deceased, and Thomas.
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