South Middleton Township, Pennsylvania

related topics
{borough, population, unit_pref}
{township, household, population}
{household, population, female}
{household, population, family}

South Middleton Township is a township in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 12,939 at the 2000 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 49.5 square miles (128.3 km²), of which 49.5 square miles (128.1 km²) is land and 0.1 square miles (0.1 km²) (0.10%) is water.

Unincorporated communities and census designated places in South Middleton Township.

Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 12,939 people, 5,081 households, and 3,805 families residing in the township. The population density was 261.6 people per square mile (101.0/km²). There were 5,302 housing units at an average density of 107.2/sq mi (41.4/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 97.16% White, 0.67% African American, 0.07% Native American, 0.94% Asian, 0.09% Pacific Islander, 0.33% from other races, and 0.74% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.90% of the population.

There were 5,081 households out of which 31.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.7% were married couples living together, 7.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.1% were non-families. 21.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.51 and the average family size was 2.91.

In the township the population was spread out with 23.8% under the age of 18, 5.6% from 18 to 24, 27.4% from 25 to 44, 26.2% from 45 to 64, and 17.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 94.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.6 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $50,503, and the median income for a family was $60,511. Males had a median income of $40,427 versus $26,593 for females. The per capita income for the township was $24,370. About 3.4% of families and 4.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.8% of those under age 18 and 7.9% of those age 65 or over.

References

Camp Hill | Carlisle | Lemoyne | Mechanicsburg | Mount Holly Springs | New Cumberland | Newburg | Newville | Shippensburg‡ | Shiremanstown | Wormleysburg

Full article ▸

related documents
West Cornwall Township, Pennsylvania
West Carroll Township, Pennsylvania
East Carroll Township, Pennsylvania
East Drumore Township, Pennsylvania
Providence Township, Pennsylvania
North Woodbury Township, Pennsylvania
Drumore Township, Pennsylvania
South Annville Township, Pennsylvania
Elder Township, Pennsylvania
Upper Allen Township, Pennsylvania
North Middleton Township, Pennsylvania
Lower Allen Township, Pennsylvania
Mount Carmel Township, Pennsylvania
South Londonderry Township, Pennsylvania
Cold Spring Township, Pennsylvania
Catharine Township, Pennsylvania
Gallitzin Township, Pennsylvania
Blacklick Township, Pennsylvania
Dean Township, Pennsylvania
Eden Township, Pennsylvania
Hovey Township, Pennsylvania
Kingston Township, Pennsylvania
West Taylor Township, Pennsylvania
Rostraver Township, Pennsylvania
North Londonderry Township, Pennsylvania
Upper Burrell Township, Pennsylvania
Greenville Township, Pennsylvania
Fairhope Township, Pennsylvania
Delano Township, Pennsylvania
Pequea Township, Pennsylvania