Bart Township, PennsylvaniaBart Township
is a township located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
. As of the 2000
census, the population of the township is 3,003.
Geography\nAccording to the U.S. Census Bureau
, the township has a total area of 42.0 km²
). 42.0 km² (16.2 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 3,003 people, 820 households, and 700 families residing in the township. The population density
is 71.5/km² (185.3/mi²). There are 836 housing units at an average density of 19.9/km² (51.6/mi²). The racial makeup of the township is 98.60% White, 0.80% African American
, 0.27% Native American
, 0.00% Asian
, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.17% from other races, and 0.17% from two or more races. 0.13% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 820 households out of which 45.7% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 77.9% are married couples living together, 4.5% have a female householder with no husband present, and 14.6% are non-families. 12.8% of all households are made up of individuals and 7.7% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 3.66 and the average family size is 4.04.
In the township the population is spread out with 37.4% under the age of 18, 11.0% from 18 to 24, 23.5% from 25 to 44, 18.7% from 45 to 64, and 9.5% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 27 years. For every 100 females there are 102.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 101.5 males.
The median income for a household in the township is $45,250, and the median income for a family is $47,604. Males have a median income of $33,387 versus $21,379 for females. The per capita income for the township is $14,399. 13.0% of the population and 10.3% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 19.7% are under the age of 18 and 11.0% are 65 or older.