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Port Carbon is a borough in Schuylkill County, in the Pottsville metro area.
The latitude of Port Carbon is 40.696N. The longitude is -76.169W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 656 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,938.
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25% of Port Carbon residents report German ancestry, and 19% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Port Carbon ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Port Carbon was $16,496, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Port Carbon residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Port Carbon, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $375. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $759.
Libraries in Port Carbon include Port Carbon Public Library ... View libraries
Schuylkill County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Port Carbon political report.
The average commute time for Port Carbon workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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