Herrick Township, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania

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Herrick Township is a township in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 599 at the 2000 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 25.0 square miles (64.6 km²), of which, 24.6 square miles (63.8 km²) of it is land and 0.3 square miles (0.8 km²) of it (1.24%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 599 people, 262 households, and 182 families residing in the township. The population density was 24.3 people per square mile (9.4/km²). There were 685 housing units at an average density of 27.8/sq mi (10.7/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 97.33% White, 0.50% African American, 1.00% Native American, 0.50% Asian, and 0.67% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.00% of the population.

There were 262 households out of which 27.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.6% were married couples living together, 5.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.5% were non-families. 26.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.5% 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 2.74.

In the township the population was spread out with 20.7% under the age of 18, 4.8% from 18 to 24, 26.4% from 25 to 44, 26.4% from 45 to 64, and 21.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 105.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 102.1 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $31,500, and the median income for a family was $43,500. Males had a median income of $31,071 versus $21,250 for females. The per capita income for the township was $20,974. About 4.4% of families and 6.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 20.8% of those age 65 or over.

References

Forest City | Friendsville | Great Bend | Hallstead | Hop Bottom | Lanesboro | Little Meadows | Montrose | New Milford | Oakland | Susquehanna Depot | Thompson | Union Dale

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