Cranberry Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania

Last updated
Cranberry,
Venango County,
Pennsylvania
Map of Venango County Pennsylvania Highlighting Cranberry Township.PNG
Map of Venango County, Pennsylvania highlighting Cranberry Township
Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Venango County.svg
Map of Venango County, Pennsylvania
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Venango
Settled1825
Incorporated1830
Government
  TypeBoard of Supervisors
Area
[1]
  Total70.02 sq mi (181.36 km2)
  Land69.80 sq mi (180.78 km2)
  Water0.22 sq mi (0.58 km2)
Population
 (2010)
  Total6,685
  Estimate 
(2018) [2]
6,298
  Density92.43/sq mi (35.69/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 814
FIPS code 42-121-16944
Website cranberrytwp.org

Cranberry is a township in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 7,014 at the 2000 census.

Contents

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 71.3 square miles (185 km2), of which, 70.4 square miles (182 km2) of it is land and 0.9 square miles (2.3 km2) of it (1.25%) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
2010 6,685
Est. 20186,298 [2] −5.8%
U.S. Decennial Census [3]

As of the census [4] of 2000, there were 7,014 people, 2,843 households, and 2,066 families residing in the township. The population density was 99.7 people per square mile (38.5/km2). There were 3,054 housing units at an average density of 43.4/sq mi (16.8/km2). The racial makeup of the township was 98.67% White, 0.31% African American, 0.24% Native American, 0.20% Asian, 0.24% from other races, and 0.33% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.66% of the population.

There were 2,843 households, out of which 31.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.2% were married couples living together, 9.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.3% were non-families. 24.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.46 and the average family size was 2.89.

In the township the population was spread out, with 24.1% under the age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 26.2% from 25 to 44, 25.9% from 45 to 64, and 16.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 94.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.2 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $34,547, and the median income for a family was $40,063. Males had a median income of $31,573 versus $24,750 for females. The per capita income for the township was $16,361. About 10.6% of families and 11.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 16.2% of those under age 18 and 6.1% of those age 65 or over.

Unincorporated communities

Related Research Articles

Middle Branch Township, Michigan Township in Michigan, United States

Middle Branch Township is a civil township of Osceola County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 858 at the 2000 census.

Blind Lake Township, Cass County, Minnesota Township in Minnesota, United States

Blind Lake Township is a township in Cass County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 88 as of the 2000 census.

Yorketown, New Jersey Census-designated place in New Jersey, United States

Yorketown is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) within Manalapan Township, in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. At the 2010 census, the CDP's population was 6,535.

Granville Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Granville Township is a township in Bradford County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 950 at the 2010 census. Children residing in the township are assigned to attend the Troy Area School District.

Springfield Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Springfield Township is a township in Bradford County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 1,124 at the 2010 census. Children residing in the township are assigned to attend the Troy Area School District.

Fox Run, Pennsylvania Former census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States

Fox Run is a neighborhood in Cranberry Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is among the Township's earliest housing developments, including 320 homes built on a 131-acre site in the late 1960s. It was formerly a census-designated place (CDP), but that designation was removed as of TIGER 2013 after Cranberry Township officials pointed out that users of Internet mapping websites had misinterpreted the CDP as the name of its parent municipality.

Winfield Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Winfield Township is a township in Butler County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 3,535 at the 2010 census.

East Taylor Township, Cambria County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

East Taylor Township is a township in Cambria County, Pennsylvania, United States, The population was 2,726 at the 2010 census, unchanged since the 2000 census. It is part of the Johnstown, Pennsylvania Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Spring Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Spring Township is a township in Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is part of the State College, Pennsylvania Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 7,470 at the 2010 census, which was a 22.1% increase from the 2000 census.

Conneautville, Pennsylvania Borough in Pennsylvania, United States

Conneautville is a borough in Crawford County, Pennsylvania, along Conneaut Creek. The population was 774 at the 2010 census.

Concord Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Concord Township is a township in Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 1,344 at the 2010 census.

Shirley Township, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Shirley Township is a township in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 2,524 at the 2010 census.

Union Township, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Union Township is a township in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 1,029 at the 2010 census.

Union Township, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Union Township is a township in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 3,313 at the 2000 census.

Little Mahanoy Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Little Mahanoy Township is a township in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population at the 2010 Census was 479, up from 435 at the 2000 census.

Washington Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Washington Township is a township in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population at the 2010 Census was 746, up from 660 at the 2000 census.

Lower Turkeyfoot Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Lower Turkeyfoot Township is a township in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 672 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Johnstown, Pennsylvania, Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Pinegrove Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Pinegrove Township is a township in Venango County, Pennsylvania. The population was 1,338 at the 2000 census.

Sandycreek Township, Venango County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Sandycreek Township is a township in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 2,406 at the 2000 census.

Springfield Township, York County, Pennsylvania Township in Pennsylvania, United States

Springfield Township is a township in York County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 5,152 at the 2010 census.

References

  1. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Aug 14, 2017.
  2. 1 2 Bureau, U. S. Census. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau . US Census Bureau. Retrieved 18 July 2019.
  3. "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  4. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. Find-a-Grave: Bredinsburg Cemetery, accessed January 2018.
  6. George W. Heffern Vital Statistics, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, accessed January 2018 via ancestry.com paid subscription site.

Coordinates: 41°21′00″N79°45′29″W / 41.35000°N 79.75806°W / 41.35000; -79.75806