Thornburg, Pennsylvania

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Thornburg
Borough
ThornburgHistoricDistrict.jpg
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Allegheny County Pennsylvania incorporated and unincorporated areas Thornburg highlighted.svg
Location in Allegheny County and the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Coordinates: 40°26′01″N80°04′59″W / 40.433568°N 80.083165°W / 40.433568; -80.083165 Coordinates: 40°26′01″N80°04′59″W / 40.433568°N 80.083165°W / 40.433568; -80.083165
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Allegheny
Government
  MayorThomas Mackin (D)
Area
[1]
  Total0.43 sq mi (1.13 km2)
  Land0.43 sq mi (1.13 km2)
  Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Population
 (2010)
  Total455
  Estimate 
(2017) [2]
443
  Density1,018.39/sq mi (393.11/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
  Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
15205
FIPS code 42-76560
Website http://thornburgborough.org/

Thornburg is a borough in Allegheny County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. The population was 455 at the 2010 census. [3]

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Geography

Thornburg is located at 40°26′01″N80°04′59″W / 40.433568°N 80.083165°W / 40.433568; -80.083165 (40.433568, -80.083165). [4] According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2), all of it land.

Education

Thornburg is served by the Montour School District.

Government and Politics

Presidential Elections Results [5] [6]
Year Republican Democratic Third Parties
2016 49%15651% 1621% 1
2012 59%19340% 1301% 3

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
1910 230
1920 30030.4%
1930 3279.0%
1940 284−13.1%
1950 33518.0%
1960 39116.7%
1970 61757.8%
1980 526−14.7%
1990 461−12.4%
2000 4681.5%
2010 455−2.8%
Est. 2017443 [2] −2.6%
Sources: [7] [8] [9] [10] [11]

As of the census [10] of 2000, there were 468 people, 177 households, and 138 families living in the borough. The population density was 1,060.8 people per square mile (410.7/km2). There were 182 housing units at an average density of 412.5 per square mile (159.7/km2). The racial makeup of the borough was 96.79% White, 0.85% Asian, 0.21% from other races, and 2.14% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.50% of the population.

There were 177 households, out of which 33.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.5% were married couples living together, 6.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.0% were non-families. 16.9% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.64 and the average family size was 3.01.

In the borough the population was spread out, with 27.1% under the age of 18, 3.2% from 18 to 24, 21.6% from 25 to 44, 33.5% from 45 to 64, and 14.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 95.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.9 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $83,264, and the median income for a family was $84,114. Males had a median income of $80,000 versus $39,063 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $57,674. None of the families and 1.3% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.

Surrounding and adjacent neighborhoods

Thornburg has only one land border with Robinson Township to the north and west. Across Chartiers Creek to the south and east, Thornburg runs adjacent with Crafton.

See also

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