FACTOID # 27: If you're itching to live in a trailer park, hitch up your home and head to South Carolina, where a whopping 18% of residences are mobile homes.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > Plunketts Creek Township, Pennsylvania

Plunketts Creek Township is a township located in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. As of the 2000 census, the township had a total population of 771.


Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 143.1 km˛ (55.2 mi˛). 143.0 km˛ (55.2 mi˛) of it is land and 0.1 km˛ (0.04 mi˛) of it is water. The total area is 0.04% water.


Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there are 771 people, 322 households, and 226 families residing in the township. The population density is 5.4/km˛ (14.0/mi˛). There are 501 housing units at an average density of 3.5/km˛ (9.1/mi˛). The racial makeup of the township is 98.44% White, 0.52% African American, 0.91% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 0.13% from two or more races. 0.26% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.


There are 322 households out of which 27.6% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.1% are married couples living together, 4.7% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.8% are non-families. 23.6% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.4% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.39 and the average family size is 2.84.


In the township the population is spread out with 21.4% under the age of 18, 5.4% from 18 to 24, 29.2% from 25 to 44, 25.4% from 45 to 64, and 18.5% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 42 years. For every 100 females there are 97.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 100.7 males.


The median income for a household in the township is $40,481, and the median income for a family is $43,542. Males have a median income of $31,125 versus $22,014 for females. The per capita income for the township is $20,563. 6.5% of the population and 4.7% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 11.6% of those under the age of 18 and 1.9% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.


  Results from FactBites:
 
Plunketts Creek Township, Pennsylvania - definition of Plunketts Creek Township, Pennsylvania in Encyclopedia (381 words)
Plunketts Creek Township is a township located in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.
In the township the population is spread out with 21.4% under the age of 18, 5.4% from 18 to 24, 29.2% from 25 to 44, 25.4% from 45 to 64, and 18.5% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the township is $40,481, and the median income for a family is $43,542.
Pennsylvania locations by per capita income - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (522 words)
However, the overall richest area is the Delaware Valley, which is composed of suburban Philadelphia, and is located in a wealth corridor that runs from the suburbs of Washington, DC all the way into southern New Hampshire.
Outside of the Philadelphia and Pittsburgh metropolitan areas, Pennsylvania is a relatively poorer state, especially in the northern areas and the Appalachian Mountains; only 22% of Pennsylvania places have per capita incomes higher than the national per capita income, and 11.0% of the population lives below the poverty line.
There are sixty-seven counties located in Pennsylvania, three of which are in the 100 richest counties in the country.
  More results at FactBites »

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m