Pennsylvania Perry County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Perry County, Pennsylvania. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Pennsylvania Perry County.

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1. Library System BLOOMFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: Borough Bldg, 19 E Mcclure St, New Bloomfield, PA 17068
Phone Number: (717) 582-7426 Perry 11,921 12,792

2. Central Library BLOOMFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: Borough Bldg, 19 E Mcclure St, New Bloomfield, PA 17068
Phone Number: (717) 582-7426 Perry N/A N/A

3. Central Library COMMUNITY LIB OF W PERRY CO
104 E. Main ST., Blain, PA 17006
Phone Number: (717) 536-3761 Perry N/A N/A

4. Library System COMMUNITY LIB OF W PERRY CO
104 E. Main ST., Blain, PA 17006
Phone Number: (717) 536-3761 Perry 6,593 1,265

5. Central Library MARYSVILLE RYE LIB ASSOCIATION
198 Overcrest Road, Marysville, PA 17053
Phone Number: (717) 957-2851 Perry N/A N/A

6. Library System MARYSVILLE RYE LIB ASSOCIATION
198 Overcrest Road, Marysville, PA 17053
Phone Number: (717) 957-2851 Perry 7,222 9,400

7. Central Library NEWPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 316 North Fourth St, Newport, PA 17074
Phone Number: (717) 567-6860 Perry N/A N/A

8. Library System NEWPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 316 North Fourth St, Newport, PA 17074
Phone Number: (717) 567-6860 Perry 41,283 29,640

Overview of Perry County, Pennsylvania

Perry County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. As of 2000, the population is 43,602. Its county seat is New Bloomfield. It was created on March 22, 1820, and was named after Oliver Hazard Perry, hero of the War or 1812, who had recently passed away.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,439 km² (556 mi²). 1,434 km² (554 mi²) of it is land and 6 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.40% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 43,602 people, 16,695 households, and 12,320 families residing in the county. The population density is 30/km² (79/mi²). There are 18,941 housing units at an average density of 13/km² (34/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 98.54% White, 0.43% Black or African American, 0.12% Native American, 0.15% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.21% from other races, and 0.54% from two or more races. 0.69% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 16,695 households out of which 33.20% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.60% are married couples living together, 7.80% have a female householder with no husband present, and 26.20% are non-families. 21.70% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.30% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.58 and the average family size is 3.01.

In the county, the population is spread out with 25.50% under the age of 18, 7.40% from 18 to 24, 29.80% from 25 to 44, 25.10% from 45 to 64, and 12.30% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 98.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 96.90 males.

Cities and towns

  • Blain
  • Bloomfield
  • Buffalo Township
  • Carroll Township
  • Centre Township
  • Duncannon
  • Greenwood Township
  • Howe Township
  • Jackson Township
  • Juniata Township
  • Landisburg
  • Liverpool Township
  • Liverpool
  • Marysville
  • Miller Township
  • Millerstown
  • New Buffalo
  • Newport
  • Northeast Madison Township
  • Oliver Township
  • Penn Township
  • Rye Township
  • Saville Township
  • Southwest Madison Township
  • Spring Township
  • Toboyne Township
  • Tuscarora Township
  • Tyrone Township
  • Watts Township
  • Wheatfield Township