McKean County

McKean County, Pennsylvania

PO Box 1507
Smethport, PA 16749
Phone: (814) 887-5571
Fax: (814) 887-2242

On northern border of western PA. Organized Mar 26, 1804 from Lycoming County, but administered through Centre County until 1814, then Potter and Lycoming counties; fully organized in 1826. Name Origin: For Thomas McKean (1734-1817), signer of the Declaration of Independence, chief justice of PA (1777-79), and governor (1799-1808)

Area (sq mi):: 984.17 (land 981.57; water 2.60) Population per square mile: 45.20
Population 2005: 44,370 State rank: 50 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.40%; 1990-2000 -2.50% Population 2000: 45,936 (White 96.00%; Black or African American 1.90%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 38.70
Income 2000: per capita $16,777; median household $33,040; Population below poverty level: 13.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,630-$25,516
Unemployment (2004): 6.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 20.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 18.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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As part of continued trail development in McKean County, major plans could be in store for a previous railroad bed running between Mount Jewett and Kinzua Bridge State Park.
Cleland is a senior judge in McKean County but was tasked to take on the trial when Centre County judges recused themselves from the case.
100 percent ownership of Potato Creek LLC, which owns a midstream gathering system and related facilities in southern McKean County, including a 10-mile 16' trunkline connected and flowing to Tennessee Gas Pipeline's 24' mainline and
Bradford Area School District in McKean County (average six-year rate of 18.
SM Energy also announces today that its second Marcellus well in McKean County, the Potato Creek 3H, began producing to sales in early August at a facility constrained initial gas production rate of over 7 MMCFE/D.
4 million in prizes to McKean County winners, the Pennsylvania Lottery contributed more than $5 million to programs serving the county's older residents.
Construct a 24-inch-diameter underground pipeline through lesser populated parts of McKean County and up into New York state.
Mary plans to drill one additional well in McKean County this year to begin testing the over 40,000 net acres it holds in this play.
McKean County Hospital Authority (PA) (Bradford Hospital
Matt Splain, Superintendent at Otto-Eldred School District in McKean County, said rural districts like his have very little capacity to generate local tax revenues to fund its schools.
the company served customers in Allegany and Cattaraugus counties in New York and a portion of McKean County in Pennsylvania.