Martinsburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania

Martinsburg: Borough of Pennsylvania

About

Martinsburg is a city located in the county of Blair in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,958 and a population density of 3,108 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,858 inhabitants.

The city was created 208 years ago in 1814.

Quick Facts about Martinsburg

Population : 1,858 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Blair County
Postal code : 16662
Area : 0.63 km2
Establishment : January 01, 1815 (208 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 01:00:14 (4th February 2023)
Density : 2,949 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.38% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Martinsburg is located at 40°18'40"N 78°19'27"W (40.3111900, -78.3241800).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Martinsburg decreased by 5.38% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,958 - census
2011 1,938 -1.03% estimation process
2012 1,928 -0.52% estimation process
2013 1,915 -0.68% estimation process
2014 1,902 -0.68% estimation process
2015 1,888 -0.74% estimation process
2016 1,875 -0.69% estimation process
2017 1,862 -0.7% estimation process
2018 1,848 -0.76% estimation process
2019 1,836 -0.65% estimation process
2020 1,858 1.18% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 8,209
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 8,347
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -1.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 8,658
April 1, 2010 Population : 8,375
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.8%
People over 65 (%) : 12.0%
Female persons, % : 52.8%
White only, percent : 82.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 11.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 0.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.2%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 3.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 79.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 255
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 2.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 49.8%

Martinsburg zip code is 16662. County name: Blair, County fips: 42013

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 49.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $95,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,104
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $524
2015-2019 median gross rent : $744
2015-2019 Households : 3,685
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.20
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 5.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 82.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 94.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 73.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 10,347
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 19,567
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 29,910
2012 total retail sales per capita : $3,592
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $50,094
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $28,664
Percentage of people living in poverty : 16.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 799
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 344
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 324
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 79
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 686
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 41
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 724
2010 population per square mile : 7,172.0
2010 land area in square miles : 1.17

People born in Martinsburg (3)

People born in Martinsburg, including politician D. Emmert Brumbaugh, football coach Phillip Henry Bridenbaugh, clergy Nehemiah Herishiser Skyles, Sr., .

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Schools in Martinsburg

College & universities near Martinsburg, PA

Code Name City ZIP
215530 The Salon Professional Academy-Altoona Altoona (PA) 16601-2419

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Martinsburg, PA

Code Name Address Type
ALT Altoona Transportation Center 1231 11th Avenue RAIL
HGD Huntingdon Fourth and Allegheny Sts. RAIL
TYR Tyrone Pennsylvania Ave and West 10th St. RAIL
JST Johnstown 47 Walnut Street RAIL
HNK Hancock, MD 434 East Main Street BUS

Post offices near Martinsburg

Post Office Name City ZIP
Martinsburg Post Office Martinsburg (PA) 16662

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Other cities in Blair County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Blair County , PA.

City Name Population Title
Altoona 42,989 City in Blair County, Pennsylvania
Frankstown 7,193 Township in Blair County, Pennsylvania
Hollidaysburg 5,632 Borough of Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States
Tyrone 5,095 Borough in Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States
Westmont 4,625 Borough of Pennsylvania
Roaring Spring 2,399 Borough of Pennsylvania
Bellwood 1,751 Borough in Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States
Claysburg 1,625 Census designated place
Duncansville 1,148 Borough of Pennsylvania
Beavertown 958 Borough in western Snyder County, Pennsylvania
Newry 307 Borough of Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Martinsburg distances to largest Pennsylvania cities