Sayre, PA Demographics


Population (year 2000): 5,813. Estimated population in July 2005: 5,606 (-3.6% change)
Males: 2,683 (46.2%), Females: 3,130 (53.8%)

Bradford County

Zip code: 18840

Median resident age: 38.9 years
Median household income: $33,338 (year 2000)
Median house value: $71,100 (year 2000)

Races in Sayre:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
  • Black (0.6%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: Irish (19.4%), German (19.0%), United States (10.9%), Italian (10.2%), English (10.0%), Polish (6.1%).

Elevation: 780 feet

Land area: 2.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Sayre

  • High school or higher: 81.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 18.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sayre borough

  • Never married: 22.1%
  • Now married: 52.8%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -86 (-1.5%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Sayre:

  • ROBERT PACKER HOSP (GUTHRIE SQUARE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Sayre:

  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INC (about 16 miles; TOWANDA, PA)
  • ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL (about 20 miles; ELMIRA, NY)
  • ARNOT OGDEN MEDICAL CENTER (about 21 miles; ELMIRA, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sayre:

  • ELMIRA/CORNING REGIONAL (about 28 miles; ELMIRA/CORNING, NY; ID: ELM)
  • ITHACA TOMPKINS REGIONAL (about 35 miles; ITHACA, NY; ID: ITH)
  • GREATER BINGHAMTON/EDWIN A LINK FIELD (about 42 miles; BINGHAMTON, NY; ID: BGM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sayre:

  • BLUE SWAN (about 3 miles; SAYRE, PA; ID: N32)
  • BRADFORD COUNTY (about 19 miles; TOWANDA, PA; ID: N27)
  • TRI-CITIES (about 31 miles; ENDICOTT, NY; ID: CZG)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sayre:

  • CORNELL UNIVERSITY-ENDOWED COLLEGES (about 32 miles; ITHACA, NY; Full-time enrollment: 12,036)
  • CORNELL UNIVERSITY-NY STATE STATUTORY COLLEGES (about 32 miles; ITHACA, NY; FT enrollment: 7,413)
  • ITHACA COLLEGE (about 33 miles; ITHACA, NY; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • CORNING COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 39 miles; CORNING, NY; FT enrollment: 2,797)
  • MANSFIELD UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 40 miles; MANSFIELD, PA; FT enrollment: 2,831)
  • SUNY AT BINGHAMTON (about 45 miles; BINGHAMTON, NY; FT enrollment: 11,498)
  • BROOME COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 45 miles; BINGHAMTON, NY; FT enrollment: 4,081)

Schools

Public high school in Sayre:

  • SAYRE AREA HS (Students: 576; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Sayre:

  • SNYDER EL SCH (Students: 577; Grades: PK – 06)
  • LITCHFIELD TWP EL SCH (Students: 95; Grades: KG – 04)
Private primary/middle school in Sayre:

  • EPIPHANY ELEMENTARY JUNIOR HIG (Students: 186; Location: 627 STEVENSON ST; Grades: KG – 8)

Libraries

Library in Sayre:

  • SAYRE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $92,847; Location: 122 SOUTH ELMER AVE; 21,787 books; 344 audio materials; 215 video materials; 50 serial subscriptions)