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Time Zone: McKean County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Smethport is the Seat for McKean County.

McKean County was founded March 26, 1804 and was created by taking area from LycomingCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> McKean had a population of 43,196 people. This is a decrease of 5.96% since the last Census (which gave a population of 45,936 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, McKean represented 0.37% of the total population of Pennsylvania, making it the state's 47th most populous county (out of 67 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201043,450-5.41%+0.59% since 2009
200943,196-5.96%-0.55% since 2008
200843,436-5.44%-0.44% since 2007
200045,936The Last Census

More information can be found on the McKean County Census Page for McKean County.


Below are some of the communities located in McKean County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for McKean County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Bradford   8,3089,1759.45% decrease  
Kane   3,7234,1269.77% decrease  
Port Allegany   2,1662,3558.03% decrease  
Smethport   1,5511,6847.9% decrease  
Mount Jewett   9861,0707.85% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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