Almedia, Pennsylvania facts for kids
Location within Columbia County
|Townships||Scott, South Centre|
|• Total||0.8 sq mi (2.0 km2)|
|• Land||0.6 sq mi (1.5 km2)|
|• Water||0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)|
|Elevation||505 ft (154 m)|
|• Density||1,889/sq mi (729.2/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1168216|
Almedia is a census-designated place (CDP) in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 1,078 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Bloomsburg–Berwick Micropolitan Statistical Area.
Almedia was once called Afton. There used to be lime quarries and coal-dredging industries near Almedia.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.77 square miles (2.0 km2), of which 0.58 square miles (1.5 km2) is land and 0.19 square miles (0.5 km2), or 26.61%, is water.
As of the census of 2010, there were 1,078 people, 491 households, and 326 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 1,714 people per square mile (661.8/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 100.00% White.
The average household size was 2.19 and the average family size was 3.3.
In the CDP, the population was spread out, with 20.4% age 19 and under, 2.4% from 20 to 24, 24.1% from 25 to 44, 31% from 45 to 64, and 20.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 48.4 years. For every 100 females there were 96.1 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $47,813, and the median income for a family was $56,932. Males had a median income of $43,333 versus $29,828 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $27,637. About 2.8% of families and 7.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 0.0% of those under age 18 and 4.9% of those age 65 or over.
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