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Venango is a borough in Crawford County, in the Meadville metro area.
The community name derives from Indian term, variously translated as "level, fertile ground," "bull thistles" or "mink"
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Pennsylvania named Venango. For links to other places called Venango, PA, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Venango is 41.772N. The longitude is -80.113W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,145 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 278.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Venango demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Crawford County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 16440 ZIP code.
28% of Venango residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Venango ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Venango was $15,978, compared with $21,587 nationally.
20% of Venango residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Venango, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $350. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $568.
Crawford County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Venango political report.
The average commute time for Venango workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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