ⓘ Riceville, Pennsylvania


ⓘ Riceville, Pennsylvania

Riceville is located in northeastern Crawford County at 41°46′36″N 79°48′3″W 41.776636, -79.800740, in southeastern Bloomfield Township. It is on the south side of Oil Creek, a tributary of the Allegheny River. Pennsylvania Route 77 passes through the community, leading northeast 1 mile 1.6 km to Pennsylvania Route 8 and 7.5 miles 12.1 km to Spartansburg, and southwest 20 miles 32 km to Meadville, the Crawford County seat.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.42 square miles 1.1 km 2, all of it land.


1. Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 82 people, 29 households, and 24 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 192.7 people per square mile 73.6/km². There were 32 housing units at an average density of 75.2/sq mi 28.7/km². The racial makeup of the CDP was 100.00% White.

There were 29 households, out of which 44.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.6% were married couples living together, 13.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 17.2% were non-families. 17.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.83 and the average family size was 3.04.

In the CDP, the population was spread out, with 26.8% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 35.4% from 25 to 44, 22.0% from 45 to 64, and 9.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 127.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 140.0 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $42.500, and the median income for a family was $45.938. Males had a median income of $28.750 versus $23.125 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $15.305. There were no families and 3.9% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 20.0% of those over 64.