Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Aliquippa, Borough of (defunct) municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 29, 1894 1 Jan 4, 1988



Name Relationship Status
Beaver, County of Parent most recent


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200700820
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4200820
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214861 Historic View
View other Wikidata Q599716 Historic View

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Hopewell, Township of (Beaver) Reduction Jan 29, 1894
View Expansion Woodlawn, Borough of (defunct) Consolidation Jan 26, 1928
View Old Name Aliquippa, City of New Name Jan 4, 1988

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jan 29, 1894

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Beaver County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Beaver County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1941

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance Dec 5, 1927
View Resolution: [Mandating submission of question of whether Borough shall become a city of the Third Class] Jul 15, 1985 Jul 15, 1985

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Aliquippa Borough 17500449 649 659
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Aliquippa 5836761 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Aliquippa 34427618 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Hopewell Township-Aliquippa Borough Proposed 1910 Annexation no 1910
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984