Elk County, Pennsylvania
Elk County: County in Pennsylvania, United States
Elk County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 31,946 and a population density of 15 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 29,607 inhabitants. Its county seat is Ridgway. The county was created 180 years ago in 1843.
Quick Facts about Elk County
|Population :||29,607 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Pennsylvania (United States)|
|Different from :||Elk County|
|Area :||2155 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||0.6%|
|Land as percent of area :||99.4%|
|Named for :||Eastern elk|
|Altitude :||2,011 feet / 613 meters|
|Establishment :||April 04, 1843|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||02:14:40 (7th June 2023)|
|Density :||14 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-7.9% (2010-2020)|
Elk County is located at 41°25'31"N 78°38'57"W (41.4252300, -78.6490900). It has 6 neighbors: Cameron County, Clearfield County, Forest County, Jefferson County, McKean County and Warren County.
Elk County map
The largest city of Elk County is Saint Marys with a population of 12,157. Other cities include, Ridgway population 3,708, Lake City population 2,836 and Johnsonburg population 2,264. See all Elk County cities & populated places.
Elk County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Elk County.
|Saint Marys||12,157||City in Camden County, Georgia, USA|
|Ridgway||3,708||County seat of Elk County, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Lake City||2,836||Bourouh in Pennsylvania, USA|
|Johnsonburg||2,264||Borough of Pennsylvania|
|Grant||687||Township in Indiana County, Pennsylvania|
|Benezette||191||Township in Elk County, Pennsylvania|
|Millstone||75||Township in Elk County, Pennsylvania|
- Official Website
Official website of Elk County
Elk County has 6 neighbours.
- Cameron County county in Pennsylvania, United States
- Clearfield County county in Pennsylvania, United States
- Forest County county in Pennsylvania, United States
- Jefferson County county in Pennsylvania, United States
- McKean County county in Pennsylvania, United States
- Warren County county in Pennsylvania, United States
According to census records, the population of Elk County decreased by 7.9% in 10 years.
People born in Elk County (2)
People born in Elk County, including military officer Edward C. Meyer, football coach Ernest Johnson, .
Other places with the same name (2)
- Elk County , Kansas county in Kansas, United States with a population of 2,507 people.
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