Jefferson, Greene County, Pennsylvania

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Jefferson, Greene County,
Pennsylvania
Site of the former Monongahela College on Pennsylvania Route 188
Etymology: Thomas Jefferson
Location of Jefferson in Greene County, Pennsylvania.
Location of Jefferson in Greene County, Pennsylvania.
Jefferson is located in Pennsylvania
Jefferson
Jefferson
Location of Jefferson in Greene County, Pennsylvania.
Jefferson is located in the United States
Jefferson
Jefferson
Jefferson (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°55′49″N 80°3′32″W / 39.93028°N 80.05889°W / 39.93028; -80.05889Coordinates: 39°55′49″N 80°3′32″W / 39.93028°N 80.05889°W / 39.93028; -80.05889
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyGreene
Established1795
Government
 • MayorJoshua Forman
Area
 • Total0.19 sq mi (0.49 km2)
 • Land0.19 sq mi (0.49 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
960 ft (290 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total270
 • Estimate 
(2017)
251
 • Density1,335.11/sq mi (515.78/km2)
Time zoneUTC-4 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (EDT)
ZIP code
15344
Area code(s)724
FIPS code42-37880

Jefferson is a borough in Greene County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 270 at the 2010 census.[2] The borough was named after Thomas Jefferson.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Mar 24, 2019.
  2. "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Jefferson borough (Greene County), Pennsylvania". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved January 27, 2017.[dead link]
  3. Ackerman, Jan (May 10, 1984). "Town names carry bit of history". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. p. 1. Retrieved 31 October 2015.