Venango County, Pennsylvania

Venango County: County in Pennsylvania, United States


Venango County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 54,984 and a population density of 31 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 50,328 inhabitants. Its county seat is Franklin. The county was created 218 years ago in 1805.

Venango County locator map
Location of Venango County on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Venango County

Population : 50,328 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
Different from : Venango
Area : 1769 km2
Official name : Venango County
Water as percent of area : 1.3%
Land as percent of area : 98.7%
Named for : Indigenous peoples of the United States
Altitude : 1,138 feet / 347 meters
Capital : Franklin
Establishment : September 09, 1805
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:23:25 (20th May 2024)
Density : 28 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.25% (2010-2020)
Venango County Courthouse image
Venango County Courthouse
Venango County Courthouse image


Venango County is located at 41°24'3"N 79°45'29"W (41.4009700, -79.7579500). It has 5 neighbors: Butler County, Clarion County, Forest County, Mercer County and Warren County.

Venango County map

The largest city of Venango County is Oil City with a population of 10,137. Other cities include, Franklin population 6,302, Sugarcreek population 4,868, Polk population 768 and Emlenton population 560. See all Venango County cities & populated places.

Venango County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Venango County.

City Name Population Title
Oil City 10,137 City of Pennsylvania
Franklin 6,302 City in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States
Sugarcreek 4,868 City in Tuscarawas County, Ohio, United States of America
Cherrytree 1,387 Township in Pennsylvania
Hasson Heights 1,351 Census designated place
Rockland 1,318 Township in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States
Woodland Heights 1,261 Census designated place
Polk 768 Borough of Pennsylvania
Emlenton 560 Borough of Pennsylvania
President 492 Township in Pennsylvania
Rouseville 468 Borough of Pennsylvania
Clintonville 462 Borough of Pennsylvania
Venango 247 Crawford County, Pennsylvania, United States
Barkeyville 198 Borough of Pennsylvania
Utica 168 Human settlement in Venango County, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Venango County has 5 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Venango County decreased by 9.25% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 54,984 - census
2011 54,682 -0.55% estimation process
2012 54,188 -0.91% estimation process
2013 53,811 -0.7% estimation process
2014 53,348 -0.87% estimation process
2015 52,954 -0.74% estimation process
2016 52,477 -0.91% estimation process
2017 51,790 -1.33% estimation process
2018 51,201 -1.15% estimation process
2019 50,668 -1.05% estimation process
2020 50,328 -0.68% estimation process

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People born in Venango County (5)

People born in Venango County, including politician Frank Ellsworth Doremus, long distance runner Jack Fultz, politician Samuel Marshall Perry, .


  • Albert Conser Whitaker (American economist) he was born in 05/07/1877
  • William E. Beck (American jurist) he was born in 01/01/1842

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