Port Matilda, Pennsylvania

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Port Matilda, Pennsylvania

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Comparative Profile of Port Matilda, Pennsylvania

Comparing Port Matilda to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 9 10
Well-Paid Single Men 8 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 9
Well-Paid Single Women 7 5
Senior Citizens 3 2
Age of the Population 3 2
Racial Diversity 2 3
Female Share of the Population 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 6 8
Average Household Size 6 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 4 3
People in Middle Class or Better 4 3
College Educated Adults 3 2
People Above Poverty 3 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 5 5
Working at Home 3 4
Walking and Biking to Work 3 2
Public Transportation Use 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 5
People Living Alone 7 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 8
Affordability of Rents 6 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 8
Housing Recently Built 2 6

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Port Matilda Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 101 miles N of Frederick, Maryland (center to center)
Nearest Large City 104 miles E of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
County Centre
Metro Area State College
Standard Zip Codes 16870
Phone Area Codes 814
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.799
Longitude -78.054

Port Matilda Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 8.1 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 31 F
Apr Temp 35 to 57 F
Jul Temp 57 to 78 F
Oct Temp 39 to 58 F
Annual Precip 41.8 inches
Distance 9.8 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 33 F
Apr Temp 38 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 81 F
Oct Temp 41 to 60 F
Annual Precip 39.7 inches
Station MADERA 2 SE
Distance 18.1 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 33 F
Apr Temp 31 to 59 F
Jul Temp 55 to 81 F
Oct Temp 35 to 60 F
Annual Precip 38.3 inches
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Port Matilda Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 638 100%
Male 320 50.2%
Female 318 49.8%
Under 18 159 24.9%
18+ 479 75.1%
65+ 80 12.5%
Median Age 34.6
Average Family Size 3.08
White 631 98.9%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 3 0.5%
Mixed Race 2 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 0.8%

Estimated Port Matilda Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 630
Growth -8
Growth % -1.3%

Port Matilda Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 36.4%
US/American 16%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.8%
Irish 6.9%
Pennsylvania German 4.2%
Italian 3.7%
English 2.7%
Swiss 2.7%
European 2.7%
French (except Basque) 2.5%
Scotch-Irish 2%
Dutch 1.7%
Polish 1.5%
Welsh 1.2%
Slovak 1.2%
Scottish 1.2%
Swedish 1%
French Canadian 1%
Eastern European 0.7%
Austrian 0.5%
Russian 0.5%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Port Matilda 638 $37,344
Houtzdale 941 $33,309
Osceola Mills 1,249 $32,727
Petersburg 455 $35,417
Philipsburg 3,056 $36,667
State College 38,420 $54,949
Tyrone 5,528 $37,818
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