New Milford, Pennsylvania

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New Milford, Pennsylvania
Borough
New Milford, Pennsylvania
New Milford, Pennsylvania
Location of New Milford in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania.
Location of New Milford in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania.
New Milford is located in Pennsylvania
New Milford
New Milford
Location of New Milford in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania.
New Milford is located in the US
New Milford
New Milford
New Milford (the US)
Coordinates: 41°52′35″N 75°43′35″W / 41.87639°N 75.72639°W / 41.87639; -75.72639Coordinates: 41°52′35″N 75°43′35″W / 41.87639°N 75.72639°W / 41.87639; -75.72639
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Susquehanna
Settled 1789
Incorporated 1859
Area[1]
 • Total 1.02 sq mi (2.63 km2)
 • Land 1.02 sq mi (2.63 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 868
 • Estimate (2016)[2] 850
 • Density 836.61/sq mi (323.08/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Zip code 18834
Area code(s) 570 Exchange: 465
FIPS code 42-53880

New Milford is a borough in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 868 at the 2010 census. Children living in New Milford are served by the schools in the Blue Ridge School District, including Blue Ridge High School.

Geography[edit]

New Milford is located at 41°52′35″N 75°43′35″W / 41.876447°N 75.726445°W / 41.876447; -75.726445.[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 1.0 square mile (2.6 km2), all of it land.

History[edit]

The borough of New Milford was formed from part of New Milford Township in December 1859.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1860414
187060044.9%
188080333.8%
1890763−5.0%
1900715−6.3%
1910654−8.5%
1920644−1.5%
193078221.4%
19408073.2%
19508809.0%
19601,12928.3%
19701,1431.2%
19801,040−9.0%
1990953−8.4%
2000878−7.9%
2010868−1.1%
Est. 2016850[2]−2.1%
Sources:[5][6][7]

As of the census[8] of 2010, there were 868 people, 379 households, and 232 families residing in the borough. The population density was 868 people per square mile (339.1/km2). There were 421 housing units at an average density of 421 per square mile (164.5/km2). The racial makeup of the borough was 97.2% White, 1% African American, 0.2% Asian, 0.8% from other races, and 0.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.5% of the population.

There were 379 households out of which 29.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.5% were married couples living together, 11.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 38.8% were non-families. 31.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.29 and the average family size was 2.85.

In the borough the population was spread out with 22.4% under the age of 18, 62.2% from 18 to 64, and 15.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40.6 years.

The median income for a household in the borough was $38,611, and the median income for a family was $50,000. Males had a median income of $40,870 versus $26,071 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $20,067. About 8.3% of families and 11.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 16.4% of those under age 18 and 3.6% of those age 65 or over.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Aug 14, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "County info". The Susquehanna County Historical Society & Free Library Association. Retrieved 8 February 2016. 
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 11 December 2013. 
  6. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  7. ^ "Incorporated Places and Minor Civil Divisions Datasets: Subcounty Resident Population Estimates: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012". Population Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 17 June 2013. Retrieved 11 December 2013. 
  8. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-05-14. 

External links[edit]

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