Marlborough Township is a
township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United
The population was 3,104 at the 2000
It is part of the Upper
Perkiomen School District
According to the United
States Census Bureau
, the township has a total area of
12.7 square miles
), of which, 12.5 square
miles (32.5 km²) of it is land and 0.2 square miles
(0.4 km²) of it (1.34%) is water. It is drained by the
into the Schuylkill
River and consists mainly of rolling hills and valleys. Its
villages include Hoppenville, Perkiomenville (also in Upper
Frederick,) and Sumneytown.
As of the census
of 2000, there were 3,104
people, 1,174 households, and 888 families residing in the
township. The population density
was 247.6 people per square mile (95.6/km²). There were 1,222
housing units at an average density of 97.5/sq mi (37.7/km²).
The racial makeup of the township was 97.55% White
, 0.71% African American
, 0.64% from other races
, and 0.81% from two
or more races. Hispanic
of any race were 1.10%
of the population.
There were 1,174 households out of which 32.5% had children under
the age of 18 living with them, 67.0% were married couples
living together, 6.1% had a female
householder with no husband present, and 24.3% were non-families.
19.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.9% had
someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average
household size was 2.63 and the average family size was 3.06.
In the township the population was spread out with 23.6% under the
age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 28.1% from 25 to 44, 28.9% from 45
to 64, and 12.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age
was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 99.0 males. For
every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.3 males.
The median income for a household in the township was $60,170, and
the median income for a family was $68,750. Males had a median
income of $47,188 versus $31,667 for females. The per capita income
for the township was
$26,273. About 0.8% of families and 2.3% of the population were
below the poverty line
, including 0.7%
of those under age 18 and 5.3% of those age 65 or over.
Board of Supervisors
- Carl Ascoli, Chairman
- Frank T. McCauley, Jr., Vice-chairman
- Brian Doremus