McKean County

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McKean County, Pennsylvania

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

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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LOCATION: Public Square, Port Allegheny, McKean County, Pa.
As a result of the acquisition, Pro Group's Producers Bank, with assets of $68 million at year-end and four offices in McKean County, Pa.
July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Norfolk Southern acknowledges receipt of three misdemeanor charges filed today by the Attorney General for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the McKean County District Attorney in connection with the June 30, 2006, derailment and sodium hydroxide release in McKean County, Pa.