Montour County

Montour County, Pennsylvania

29 Mill St
Danville, PA 17821
Phone: (570) 271-3012
Fax: (570) 271-3071

In central PA, southeast of Williamsport; organized May 3, 1850 from Columbia County. Name Origin: For Madame Montour (c. 1682-1752), an early PA settler. Of French-Canadian and Indian stock, she was captured and adopted at age ten by an Iroquois tribe. She later used her background as an Indian interpreter and greatly influenced Indian affairs in PA and NY

Area (sq mi):: 132.30 (land 130.75; water 1.55) Population per square mile: 137.90
Population 2005: 18,032 State rank: 62 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.10%; 1990-2000 2.80% Population 2000: 18,236 (White 96.20%; Black or African American 1.00%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 1.30%; Other 1.10%). Foreign born: 2.20%. Median age: 39.80
Income 2000: per capita $19,302; median household $38,075; Population below poverty level: 8.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,046-$29,871
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 19.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 41.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The award is presented annually to the local business or organization that made a significant contribution to the renovation or restoration of property within the Columbia and Montour County region.
Active in the community, Grafmyre is a member of the boards of Geisinger Health System Foundation, Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Health System Advisory Council, Montour County Industrial Corp.
6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Department of Public Welfare unveiled a statewide mentorship pilot program that will help troubled teens from the North Central Secure Treatment Unit in Danville, Montour County, to transition safely and successfully back into the community.
Montour Montour County Conservation District, Chillisquaque Creek Watershed, $287,750
The $50,000,000 Geisinger Authority (the authority), Montour County, Pennsylvania, Health System Revenue Bonds, Series 2002 (Geisinger Health System), are rated 'AA-/F1' by Fitch Ratings.
House Bill 2253: An Act designating a portion of State Route 11 from the bridge carrying State Route 11 over the Susquehanna River in Point Township, Northumberland County, known as the Barry King Memorial Bridge, to the Montour County line as the Sgt.
Later this summer, cross-ties are scheduled to be replaced at Lathrop in Susquehanna County PA; Colesville and Fenton in Broome County NY; Waverly, South Abington, Clarks Summit, Scranton, Taylor and Moosic in Lackawanna County PA; Conyngham, Nescopeck, Duryea and Avoca in Luzerne County, PA; Mifflin, Maine, Catawissa and Franklin in Columbia County PA; Mayberry in Montour County PA; and at Rush, Gearhart, Riverside and Upper Augusta in Northumberland County PA.
18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Terry Artley of Danville, Montour County, won $1 million from the Pennsylvania Lottery's $1 Million Jolly Jackpot instant game.
302,640 Montour County: Montour County, $38,900 Northumberland County: Northumberland County, $176,264 Perry County: Perry County, $158,612 Pike County: Pike County, $46,200 Schuylkill County: Schuylkill County, $178,800 Snyder and Union counties: Union Snyder Transportation Alliance, $206,404 Somerset County: Somerset County, $54,400 Susquehanna County: Barnes-Kasson County Hospital, $171,600 Warren County: Warren County, $52,000 Washington County: Washington County, $269,003 Wayne County: Wayne County, $104,200 York County: York County Transportation Authority, $188,400