Dale, Pennsylvania

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Dale, Pennsylvania
Borough
Residential neighborhood on David Street
Residential neighborhood on David Street
Location of Dale in Cambria County, Pennsylvania.
Location of Dale in Cambria County, Pennsylvania.
Coordinates: 40°18′38″N 78°54′14″W / 40.31056°N 78.90389°W / 40.31056; -78.90389Coordinates: 40°18′38″N 78°54′14″W / 40.31056°N 78.90389°W / 40.31056; -78.90389
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyCambria
Incorporated1891
Government
 • TypeBorough council
Area
 • Total0.18 sq mi (0.46 km2)
 • Land0.18 sq mi (0.46 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,217 ft (371 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total1,234
 • Estimate 
(2018)[2]
1,132
 • Density6,511.36/sq mi (2,518.47/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
19504
Area code(s)814
FIPS code42-18000

Dale is a borough in Cambria County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is part of the Johnstown, Pennsylvania Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 1,234 at the 2010 census,[3] down from 1,503 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Dale is located in southwestern Cambria County at 40°18′38″N 78°54′14″W / 40.31056°N 78.90389°W / 40.31056; -78.90389 (40.310524, -78.903886).[4] It is surrounded by the city of Johnstown, but is a separate municipality and part of a separate school district.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.18 square miles (0.46 km2), all of it land.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
19001,503
19102,28552.0%
19203,11536.3%
19303,3648.0%
19403,291−2.2%
19503,3100.6%
19602,807−15.2%
19702,274−19.0%
19801,906−16.2%
19901,642−13.9%
20001,503−8.5%
20101,234−17.9%
Est. 20181,132[2]−8.3%
Sources:[5][6][7]

At the 2000 census there were 1,503 people in 685 households, including 389 families, in the borough The population density was 8,516.1 people per square mile (3,224.0/km²). There were 745 housing units at an average density of 4,221.2 per square mile (1,598.0/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 93.21% White, 4.59% African American, 0.27% Native American, 0.27% Asian, 0.33% from other races, and 1.33% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.46%.[6]

There were 685 households, 26.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 37.2% were married couples living together, 15.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 43.1% were non-families. 38.4% of households were made up of individuals, and 22.0% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.19 and the average family size was 2.88.

The age distribution was 24.5% under the age of 18, 7.7% from 18 to 24, 29.1% from 25 to 44, 19.8% from 45 to 64, and 19.0% 65 or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 82.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 76.8 males.

The median household income was $21,591 and the median family income was $28,456. Males had a median income of $23,077 versus $18,472 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $14,570. About 15.2% of families and 21.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 36.4% of those under age 18 and 14.3% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Mar 24, 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved February 9, 2020.
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Dale borough, Pennsylvania". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Archived from the original on March 12, 2015. Retrieved March 12, 2015.
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 11 December 2013.
  6. ^ a b "U.S. Census website". 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.