Mercer County Data
2000 Census Data

2000 Municipal Population Profiles
Click on the map below to view 2000 Census information for each municipality (.PDF files)
Source: US Census Bureau

 

 

City
Farrell    Hermitage    Sharon

Borough
Clark    New Lebanon    Fredonia    Sandy Lake    Greenville    Sharpsville    Grove City
Sheakleyville   Jackson Center    Stoneboro    Jamestown    West Middlesex    Mercer    Wheatland

Township
Coolspring    Otter Creek    Deer Creek    Perry    Delaware    Pine    East Lackawannock    
Pymatuning 
   Fairview    Salem    Findley    Sandy Creek    French Creek    Sandy Lake    Greene    
Shenango
    Hempfield    South Pymatuning    Jackson    Springfield    Jefferson    Sugar Grove    
Lackawannock
    West Salem    Lake    Wilmington    Liberty    Wolf Creek    
Mill Creek
    Worth    New Vernon

MERCER COUNTY

2000 – 2005 Census Population Estimates NEW
Mercer County (broken down by municipality)
Released: June 21, 2006

Reports

  • Shenango Valley Demographic Analysis (.PDF file, 23 Kb)
    Farrell, Hermitage, Sharon, Sharpsville, Wheatland
    – Prepared for the Shenango Valley Intergovernmental Study Committee

     

  • Lakeview Region Demographic Analysis (.PDF file, 164 Kb)
    Fairview Twp., Jackson Twp., Lake Twp., Mill Creek Twp., New Vernon Twp., Sandy Lake Twp., Worth Twp., Jackson Center, Sandy Lake, Stoneboro, New Lebanon
    – Prepared for the Lakeview Region Comprehensive Plan Draft

     

  • Mercer County 2000 Census Information
    Detailed information on Mercer County & broken down by municipality!
    Population Characteristics, Housing & Trends

    Microsoft Excel File (190Kb)


HTML Files (Broken down by municipality)


Youngstown, OH–PA Urbanized Area
2000 Census Population – 417,437
More information – Census Bureau Link


Source:  U.S. Census Bureau

Sharon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)
2000 Census Population – 120,293

More information – Census Bureau Link


Source:  U.S. Census Bureau

2000 Census Population Count
Mercer County

% change

% change

2000

1990

1980

1970

1990-2000

1970-2000

Pennsylvania

12,281,054

11,881,643

11,864,720

11,766,412

3.4%

4.4%

Mercer County

120,293

121,003

128,299

127,225

-0.6%

-5.4%

 

 

Clark borough

633

610

667

467

3.8%

35.5%

Coolspring township

2,287

2,140

1,984

1,518

6.9%

50.7%

Deer Creek township

465

513

496

398

-9.4%

16.8%

Delaware township

2,159

2,064

2,205

1,863

4.6%

15.9%

East Lackawannock township

1,701

1,606

1,709

1,314

5.9%

29.5%

Fairview township

1,036

910

965

889

13.8%

16.5%

Farrell city

6,050

6,841

8,645

11,000

-11.6%

-45.0%

Findley township

2,305

2,284

1,651

1,337

0.9%

72.4%

Fredonia borough

652

683

712

731

-4.5%

-10.8%

French Creek township

764

789

765

601

-3.2%

27.1%

Greene township

1,153

1,247

1,292

1,099

-7.5%

4.9%

Greenville borough

6,380

6,734

7,730

8,704

-5.3%

-26.7%

Grove City borough

8,024

8,240

8,162

8,312

-2.6%

-3.5%

Hempfield township

4,004

3,826

4,078

3,628

4.7%

10.4%

Hermitage city

16,157

15,300

16,365

15,421

5.6%

4.8%

Jackson township

1,206

1,089

1,045

691

10.7%

74.5%

Jackson Center borough

221

244

265

274

-9.4%

-19.3%

Jamestown borough

636

761

854

937

-16.4%

-32.1%

Jefferson township

2,416

1,998

2,007

1,623

20.9%

48.9%

Lackawannock township

2,561

2,677

2,814

1,974

-4.3%

29.7%

Lake township

706

651

598

544

8.4%

29.8%

Liberty township

1,276

1,223

1,199

916

4.3%

39.3%

Mercer borough

2,391

2,444

2,532

2,773

-2.2%

-13.8%

Mill Creek township

639

604

587

466

5.8%

37.1%

New Lebanon borough

205

209

197

211

-1.9%

-2.8%

New Vernon township

524

493

476

402

6.3%

30.3%

Otter Creek township

611

583

605

565

4.8%

8.1%

Perry township

1,471

1,468

1,597

1,368

0.2%

7.5%

Pine township

4,493

4,193

3,762

3,514

7.2%

27.9%

Pymatuning township

3,782

3,736

3,880

3,073

1.2%

23.1%

Salem township

769

678

695

679

13.4%

13.3%

Sandy Creek township

848

806

847

753

5.2%

12.6%

Sandy Lake borough

743

722

779

772

2.9%

-3.8%

Sandy Lake township

1,248

1,161

1,163

884

7.5%

41.2%

Sharon city

16,328

17,493

19,057

22,653

-6.7%

-27.9%

Sharpsville borough

4,500

4,729

5,375

6,126

-4.8%

-26.5%

Sheakleyville borough

164

145

155

141

13.1%

16.3%

Shenango township

4,037

4,339

4,399

3,141

-7.0%

28.5%

South Pymatuning township

2,857

2,775

3,016

2,973

3.0%

-3.9%

Springfield township

1,972

1,892

1,904

1,878

4.2%

5.0%

Stoneboro borough

1,104

1,091

1,177

1,129

1.2%

-2.2%

Sugar Grove township

909

987

1,153

1,029

-7.9%

-11.7%

West Middlesex borough

929

982

1,064

1,293

-5.4%

-28.2%

West Salem township

3,565

3,547

3,862

3,551

0.5%

0.4%

Wheatland borough

748

760

1,132

1,421

-1.6%

-47.4%

Wilmington township

1,105

1,177

1,073

812

-6.1%

36.1%

Wolf Creek township

729

653

711

610

11.6%

19.5%

Worth township

830

906

893

767

-8.4%

8.2%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Census 2000 Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File Prior U. S. Censuses
Prepared by Mercer County Regional Planning Commission

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2000 Census Population Count by Race
Mercer County

Total Population

One Race White

One Race Black or Afr. Amer.

One Race Amer. Indian & Alaskan Native

One Race Asian

One Race Hawaiian & Other Pacific Isle.

One Race Other Race

Two or More Races

Hispanic or Latino (of any race)

Pennsylvania

12,281,054

10,484,203

1,224,612

18,348

219,813

3,417

188,437

142,224

394,088

     % of total

100.0%

85.4%

10.0%

0.1%

1.8%

0.0%

1.5%

1.2%

3.2%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mercer County

120,293

112,031

6,318

127

486

27

204

1,100

803

     % of total

100.0%

93.1%

5.3%

0.1%

0.4%

0.0%

0.2%

0.9%

0.7%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clark borough

633

630

1

0

0

0

1

1

3

Coolspring township

2,287

2,258

6

7

7

0

2

7

20

Deer Creek township

465

461

2

0

1

0

0

1

1

Delaware township

2,159

2,137

2

3

2

0

4

11

6

East Lackawannock twp.

1,701

1,653

20

1

5

0

5

17

16

Fairview township

1,036

1,029

0

0

1

0

1

5

4

Farrell city

6,050

3,042

2,826

7

12

1

18

144

40

Findley township

2,305

1,949

341

3

1

1

2

8

92

Fredonia borough

652

650

0

0

1

0

0

1

2

French Creek twp.

764

760

0

0

1

2

1

0

6

Greene township

1,153

1,140

0

0

5

0

0

8

1

Greenville borough

6,380

6,146

113

8

52

2

13

46

31

Grove City borough

8,024

7,809

51

5

87

2

11

59

43

Hempfield township

4,004

3,952

11

3

20

0

1

17

15

Hermitage city

16,157

15,344

500

7

130

1

37

138

107

Jackson township

1,206

1,196

0

2

0

0

2

6

11

Jackson Center borough

221

221

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

Jamestown borough

636

633

0

0

0

0

0

3

0

Jefferson township

2,416

2,378

6

4

8

1

3

16

12

Lackawannock twp.

2,561

2,503

22

8

5

1

13

9

20

Lake township

706

695

4

0

0

0

0

7

0

Liberty township

1,276

1,260

6

0

1

0

1

8

2

Mercer borough

2,391

2,306

52

4

5

1

4

19

20

Mill Creek township

639

631

4

0

0

0

1

3

1

New Lebanon borough

205

204

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

New Vernon township

524

523

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

Otter Creek township

611

598

7

0

1

0

0

5

2

Perry township

1,471

1,458

1

1

1

0

1

9

2

Pine township

4,493

4,189

243

0

25

4

3

29

47

Pymatuning township

3,782

3,718

24

4

6

0

9

21

25

Salem township

769

759

0

4

1

1

1

3

4

Sandy Creek twp.

848

841

2

1

1

0

0

3

0

Sandy Lake borough

743

738

1

0

3

0

0

1

1

Sandy Lake township

1,248

1,238

2

1

0

0

1

6

5

Sharon city

16,328

14,114

1,771

29

34

4

37

339

144

Sharpsville borough

4,500

4,329

104

6

18

0

13

30

41

Sheakleyville borough

164

161

0

1

0

0

0

2

0

Shenango township

4,037

3,933

71

2

4

0

7

20

17

South Pymatuning twp.

2,857

2,823

12

0

8

0

3

11

9

Springfield township

1,972

1,945

5

2

7

2

0

11

4

Stoneboro borough

1,104

1,090

1

1

2

0

0

10

5

Sugar Grove twp.

909

889

3

6

2

0

3

6

7

West Middlesex borough

929

911

3

1

9

0

3

2

3

West Salem township

3,565

3,525

10

4

3

0

1

22

13

Wheatland borough

748

643

90

0

1

0

1

13

8

Wilmington township

1,105

1,089

1

0

4

2

0

9

10

Wolf Creek township

729

706

0

2

10

0

1

10

0

Worth township

830

824

0

0

1

2

0

3

2

Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Census 2000 Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File
Prepared by Mercer County Regional Planning Commission