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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has purchased a small water and wastewater operation in Montour County, expanding the company's reach north of Harrisburg.
Governors Office of Broadband Initiatives Acting Executive Director Sheri Collins joined DRIVE executive director Jennifer Wakeman and other local leaders from around Montour County for a walking tour of areas of Danville affected by lack of high-speed internet access.
The corporation is initially focused on the consolidation of FNB Bank, based in Danville, Montour County, and Swineford National Bank, based in Middleburg, Snyder County, which will take place later this year, Wamsley said.
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.
McKean County, Montour County, and Berks County experienced the highest rates according to data collected from all reporting schools within the counties.
The school is supported and administered by seven sending districts--six in Columbia County and one in Montour County. It maintains a student population of slightly more than 670 students.
The Wolf Administration announced grant funding for development of Canal Park in Danville Borough, Montour County. An investment of $290,000 will help develop the parcel located in the middle of a downtown that is in the midst of a revival, to link natural resources to community revitalization and improve well-being for residents by increasing recreation opportunities.
The hospital will operate as a joint venture between Geisinger Health System, headquartered in Danville, Montour County, and St.
After months of negotiation, Evangelical Community Hospital in Lewisburg is partnering with Geisinger Health System, based in Danville, Montour County.
Interstate 80 reconstruction and widening in Montour County, ($30 million);
He is a colon and rectal surgeon fromDanville, Montour County. Dr.
The company bought North Central Digital Systems in Montour County. And at the beginning of 2016, the company acquired Phillips Supply House in Lycoming County.