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  Centre - History
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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Counties > Centre  
Websitehttp://www.co.centre.pa.us/
Established February 13, 1800
Disbanded Still Active
Last ModifiedCaprice December 24, 2017 03:14pm
DescriptionCentre County Statistics
Centre County Population ---- 135,758
Area in Square Miles --- 1,049
Women ---- 66,436
Men ----- 69,322
Median Age (Centre County) ---- 28.7

Largest Municipality is State College Borough (Pop. 38,420)

Home to Penn State University

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June 21, 1839 -


CENTRE lost to creation of CLINTON. (Pa. Laws 1838-1839, no. 145, sec. 1/p. 362)

May 25, 1836 - June 21, 1839


CENTRE exchanged with LYCOMING. (Pa. Laws 1835-1836, no. 160, sec. 10/p. 511)

May 23, 1820 - May 25, 1836


CENTRE gained from UNION. (Pa. Laws 1819-1820, ch. 120, sec. 2/pp. 176-177; Linn, 34, 60-61)

May 01, 1819 - May 23, 1820


CENTRE lost to LYCOMING. (Pa. Laws 1818-1819, ch. 118, sec. 1/p. 185)

May 01, 1818 - May 01, 1819


CENTRE gained from LYCOMING. (Pa. Laws 1817-1818, ch. 139, sec. 1/p. 263)

February 13, 1800 - May 01, 1818


CENTRE created from HUNTINGDON, LYCOMING, MIFFLIN, and NORTHUMBERLAND. (Pa. Stat., ch. 2103, sec. 1/16:403)

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