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Warwick Township
Township
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Chester
Elevation 692 ft (210.9 m)
Coordinates 40°11′16″N 75°44′56″W / 40.18778°N 75.74889°W / 40.18778; -75.74889
Area 19.2 sq mi (49.7 km2)
 - land 19.2 sq mi (50 km2)
 - water 0.0 sq mi (0 km2), 0%
Population 2,556 (2000)
Density 133.2 /sq mi (51.4 /km2)
Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code 610
Location of Warwick Township in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

Warwick Township is a township in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 2,556 at the 2000 census.

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Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 19.2 square miles (49.7 km²), all of it land.

Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 2,556 people, 999 households, and 755 families residing in the township. The population density was 133.2 people per square mile (51.5/km²). There were 1,033 housing units at an average density of 53.8/sq mi (20.8/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 98.16% White, 0.23% African American, 0.27% Native American, 0.47% Asian, 0.31% from other races, and 0.55% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.67% of the population.

There were 999 households out of which 30.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.7% were married couples living together, 5.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.4% were non-families. 20.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.56 and the average family size was 2.98.

Historical populations
Census Pop.  %±
1930 1,083
1940 1,125 3.9%
1950 1,144 1.7%
1960 1,436 25.5%
1970 1,667 16.1%
1980 2,350 41.0%
1990 2,575 9.6%
2000 2,556 −0.7%
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In the township the population was spread out with 23.4% under the age of 18, 5.8% from 18 to 24, 27.3% from 25 to 44, 31.7% from 45 to 64, and 11.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 105.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 102.0 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $56,771, and the median income for a family was $70,625. Males had a median income of $46,422 versus $31,429 for females. The per capita income for the township was $26,547. About 3.6% of families and 6.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.0% of those under age 18 and 3.0% of those age 65 or over.

References

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  

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