Port Matilda is a borough located in Centre County, Pennsylvania. As of the 2000 census, the borough had a total population of 638.
Port Matilda is located at 40°48'0" North, 78°3'4" West (40.800056, -78.051119)1.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 1.4 km˛ (0.6 mi˛). 1.4 km˛ (0.6 mi˛) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water.
As of the census2 of 2000, there are 638 people, 257 households, and 170 families residing in the borough. The population density is 447.9/km˛ (1,169.4/mi˛). There are 274 housing units at an average density of 192.3/km˛ (502.2/mi˛). The racial makeup of the borough is 98.90% White, 0.00% African American, 0.16% Native American, 0.16% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.47% from other races, and 0.31% from two or more races. 0.78% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 257 households out of which 27.6% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.1% are married couples living together, 9.3% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.5% are non-families. 30.0% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.7% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.48 and the average family size is 3.08.
In the borough the population is spread out with 24.9% under the age of 18, 7.2% from 18 to 24, 30.3% from 25 to 44, 25.1% from 45 to 64, and 12.5% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 35 years. For every 100 females there are 100.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 93.9 males.
The median income for a household in the borough is $31,932, and the median income for a family is $37,344. Males have a median income of $29,375 versus $23,375 for females. The per capita income for the borough is $15,753. 19.3% of the population and 16.2% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 46.9% of those under the age of 18 and 9.0% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
- Maps and aerial photos
- Street map from Mapquest (http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?latlongtype=decimal&latitude=40.800056&longitude=-78.051119&zoom=6)
- Topographic map from Topozone (http://www.topozone.com/map.asp?lat=40.800056&lon=-78.051119&s=200&size=m&layer=DRG100)
- Aerial photograph from Microsoft Terraserver (http://terraserver.microsoft.com/map.aspx?t=1&s=14&lon=-78.051119&lat=40.800056&w=750&h=500)