Centre County

Centre County, Pennsylvania

420 Holmes St Willowbank Office Bldg
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Phone: (814) 355-6700
Fax: (814) 355-6980
www.co.centre.pa.us

In central PA, southwest of Williamsport; organized Feb 13, 1800 from Lycoming, Mifflin, Northumberland, and Huntingdon counties. Name Origin: For its location in the geographic center of the state, with the British spelling of the time

Area (sq mi):: 1111.85 (land 1107.53; water 4.32) Population per square mile: 126.90
Population 2005: 140,561 State rank: 25 Population change: 2000-20005 3.50%; 1990-2000 9.70% Population 2000: 135,758 (White 90.60%; Black or African American 2.60%; Hispanic or Latino 1.70%; Asian 4.00%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 5.80%. Median age: 28.70
Income 2000: per capita $18,020; median household $36,165; Population below poverty level: 18.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,048-$25,776
Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 19.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 8.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • State College (39,311)

  • See other counties in .
    Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
    References in periodicals archive ?
    Oravec has been named publisher of Barash Media, which includes the weekly Centre County (Pa.) Gazette.
    Riverview's goal is to increase its presence in Centre County and complement its existing Pine Grove Mills branch in State College, according to the SEC filing.
    New York: Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'AA-' Issuer Default Rating (IDR) rating and 'AA-' revenue bond rating on the following bonds issued by Centre County Hospital Authority on behalf of Mount Nittany Medical Center (Mount Nittany or MNMC) based on Fitch's updated "Rating Criteria for U.S.
    Currently, Riverview operates 20 offices in Dauphin, Perry, Schuylkill, Berks, Somerset, Northumberland, Lycoming, and Lebanon county markets, and CBT operates 13 offices in Clearfield, Huntingdon, Blair, and Centre county markets.
    deeper at Hanson's Oak Hall Quarry, according to a report in the Centre County Gazette.
    Currently, Riverview operates 20 offices in the Dauphin, Perry, Schuylkill, Berks, Somerset, Northumberland, Lycoming, and Lebanon county markets, and CBT operates 13 offices in the Clearfield, Huntingdon, Blair, and Centre county markets.
    Since then, membership for the credit union, now known as SPE, has expanded to other employers throughout Centre County, Pa.
    Among the new counties, Bor county was divided into Bor South county (Kolnyang), Bor East county (Anyidi), Bor Centre county (Makuach), Bor West county (Baidit) and Bor North county (Jalle).
    A Centre County judged ruled Wednesday that the statute of limitations, which the attorney general's office initially said barred Spinelli's complaint from moving forward, still allows for additional charges to be brought against Sandusk
    The random inspections recently took place in Centre County, where visitors set up shop at the Solid Waste Authority.
    The event will be hosted by the Centre County Republican Party.

    Full browser ?