Sharon, Pennsylvania

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Sharon, Pennsylvania
Science Building and Forker Laboratory on the Penn State Shenango Campus in Sharon
Nickname(s): 
The Friendly City
Location of Sharon in Mercer County, Pennsylvania.
Location of Sharon in Mercer County, Pennsylvania.
Sharon, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Sharon, Pennsylvania
Sharon, Pennsylvania
Location of Sharon within Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 41°13′48″N 80°29′56″W / 41.23000°N 80.49889°W / 41.23000; -80.49889Coordinates: 41°13′48″N 80°29′56″W / 41.23000°N 80.49889°W / 41.23000; -80.49889
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyMercer
Established1795
Incorporated (borough)October 6, 1841
Incorporated (city)December 17, 1917
Government
 • TypeHome Rule
Area
 • Total3.77 sq mi (9.76 km2)
 • Land3.77 sq mi (9.76 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)  0%
Elevation
1,000 ft (300 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total14,038
 • Estimate 
(2016)
13,405
 • Density3,555.70/sq mi (1,373.02/km2)
Time zoneUTC-4 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (EDT)
Zip code
16146
Area code(s)724
FIPS code42-69720
Websitewww.cityofsharon.net

Sharon is a city in Mercer County, Pennsylvania, in the United States, 75 miles (121 km) northwest of Pittsburgh.

References[change | change source]

  1. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 14, 2017.