Carmichaels, Pennsylvania

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Carmichaels
Borough
Carmichaels Covered Bridge (1889)
National Register of Historic Places
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyGreene
Coordinates39°53′52″N 79°58′30″W / 39.89778°N 79.975°W / 39.89778; -79.975
Area0.2 sq mi (1 km2)
Population556 (2000)
Density3,021.2 / sq mi (1,166 / km2)
Established1768
MayorMichael L Dohanich
TimezoneEST (UTC-4)
 - summer (DST)EDT (UTC-5)
Area code724
Location of Carmichaels in Greene County
Location of Carmichaels in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States
 
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Coordinates: 39°53′52″N 79°58′30″W / 39.89778°N 79.975°W / 39.89778; -79.975
Carmichaels
Borough
Carmichaels Covered Bridge (1889)
National Register of Historic Places
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyGreene
Coordinates39°53′52″N 79°58′30″W / 39.89778°N 79.975°W / 39.89778; -79.975
Area0.2 sq mi (1 km2)
Population556 (2000)
Density3,021.2 / sq mi (1,166 / km2)
Established1768
MayorMichael L Dohanich
TimezoneEST (UTC-4)
 - summer (DST)EDT (UTC-5)
Area code724
Location of Carmichaels in Greene County
Location of Carmichaels in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

Carmichaels is a borough in Greene County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 556 at the 2000 census.

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History

The Carmichaels Covered Bridge and Greene Academy are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[1] Carmichaels is home to the school district of Carmichaels Area. There is an Elementary Center and a Jr/Sr High School on the same grounds, home of the Mighty Mikes.

Geography

Carmichaels is located at 39°53′52″N 79°58′30″W / 39.89778°N 79.975°W / 39.89778; -79.975 (39.897755, -79.975022)[2].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 556 people, 232 households, and 141 families residing in the borough. The population density was 3,021.2 people per square mile (1,192.6/km²). There were 255 housing units at an average density of 1,385.6 per square mile (547.0/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 98.20% White, and 1.80% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.18% of the population.

There were 232 households out of which 26.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42.7% were married couples living together, 14.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 38.8% were non-families. 34.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.36 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the borough the population was spread out with 23.4% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 27.3% from 25 to 44, 24.8% from 45 to 64, and 16.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 93.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 84.4 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $33,462, and the median income for a family was $36,719. Males had a median income of $29,286 versus $20,125 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $14,979. About 8.3% of families and 10.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.4% of those under age 18 and 8.3% of those age 65 or over.

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