Cold Spring Township, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania

Cold Spring Township, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
Cold Spring Township, Pennsylvania
—  Township  —
Map of Lebanon County, Pennsylvania highlighting Cold Spring Township
Map of Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Lebanon
Settled 1775
Incorporated 1853
 – Total 24.3 sq mi (62.9 km2)
Population (2000)
 – Total 49
 – Density 2.0/sq mi (0.8/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 – Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 717

Cold Spring Township is a township in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is part of the Lebanon, PA Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 49 at the 2000 census.


Border detail of Cold Spring Township and surrounding municipalities

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 24.3 square miles (63 km2), of which, 24.3 square miles (63 km2) of it is land and 0.04% is water.

Cold Spring Township is bordered to the north by Rush Township, to the west by East Hanover Township, to the east by Tremont Township and Pine Grove Township, and to the south by East Hanover Township and Union Township.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 49 people, 19 households, and 12 families residing in the township. The population density was 2.0 people per square mile (0.8/km²). There were 25 housing units at an average density of 1.0/sq mi (0.4/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 100.00% White. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.12% of the population.

There were 19 households out of which 31.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.6% were married couples living together, 10.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.6% were non-families. 26.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.58 and the average family size was 3.15.

In the township the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 30.6% from 25 to 44, 36.7% from 45 to 64, and 6.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 113.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.0 males.

The median income for a household in the township was $26,563, and the median income for a family was $26,563. Males had a median income of $38,750 versus $26,250 for females. The per capita income for the township was $8,792. There were 17.6% of families and 15.6% of the population living below the poverty line, including 12.2% of under eighteens and none of those over 64.


  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

Coordinates: 40°30′25″N 76°35′13″W / 40.507°N 76.587°W / 40.507; -76.587

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