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Pennsboro is a city in Ritchie County.

The latitude of Pennsboro is 39.285N. The longitude is -80.968W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 866 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,199.


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Median household income
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$24,120
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Pennsboro demographic reports
Local festivals include:
  • Country Roads Festival - Sept. 6-8, 2007
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Sections below provide additional information and links about Pennsboro demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Ritchie County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 26415 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

16% of Pennsboro residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Pennsboro ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Pennsboro was $14,325, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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8% of Pennsboro residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Pennsboro, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $247.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $529.


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Ritchie County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Pennsboro political report.

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The average commute time for Pennsboro workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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