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New Stanton, Pennsylvania

New Stanton is a borough located in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. As of the 2000 census, the borough had a total population of 1,906.


\nNew Stanton is located at 40°13'12" North, 79°36'13" West (40.219990, -79.603719)
1. According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 10.3 km² (4.0 mi²). 10.2 km² (3.9 mi²) of it is land and 0.1 km² (0.1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.26% water.


\nAs of the
census of 2000, there are 1,906 people, 870 households, and 508 families residing in the borough. The population density is 187.3/km² (484.5/mi²). There are 957 housing units at an average density of 94.0/km² (243.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the borough is 96.22% White, 1.89% African American, 0.05% Native American, 0.73% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.42% from other races, and 0.68% from two or more races. 1.52% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 870 households out of which 22.9% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 45.5% are married couples living together, 10.0% have a female householder with no husband present, and 41.5% are non-families. 34.8% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.0% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.10 and the average family size is 2.72. In the borough the population is spread out with 16.9% under the age of 18, 8.4% from 18 to 24, 32.3% from 25 to 44, 27.2% from 45 to 64, and 15.1% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 96.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 93.3 males. The median income for a household in the borough is $32,206, and the median income for a family is $38,981. Males have a median income of $33,487 versus $24,276 for females. The per capita income for the borough is $19,358. 12.7% of the population and 10.8% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 18.4% are under the age of 18 and 3.3% are 65 or older.