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Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Schuylkill
 • Total 0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Land 0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Total 155
 • Density 446/sq mi (172/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) [[UTC-4 }]] (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 570 and 272 (570 Exchange: 943)

McKeansburg is a census-designated place (CDP) in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 155 at the 2000 census.


McKeansburg is located at 40°40′44″N 76°1′26″W / 40.67889°N 76.02389°W / 40.67889; -76.02389 (40.679011, -76.023958).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2), all of it land. It is located in East Brunswick Township at the junction of Routes 443 and 895 1 1/2 miles west of New Ringgold. It is west of the Little Schuylkill River, which drains it south to the Schuylkill River. It is served by the New Ringgold post office with the zip code of 17960. [1]


At the 2000 census there were 155 people, 64 households, and 44 families living in the CDP. The population density was 455.4 people per square mile (176.0/km2). There were 70 housing units at an average density of 205.7/sq mi (79.5/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 99.35% White, and 0.65% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.65%.

Of the 64 households 28.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.8% were married couples living together, 7.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.3% were non-families. 26.6% of households were one person and 17.2% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.93.

The age distribution was 21.3% under the age of 18, 9.0% from 18 to 24, 27.1% from 25 to 44, 25.8% from 45 to 64, and 16.8% 65 or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 70.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 74.3 males.

The median household income was $31,250 and the median family income was $37,500. Males had a median income of $29,375 versus $20,625 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $16,541. None of the families and 5.2% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 14.8% of those over 64.

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