Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Chalfant, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 12, 1914 Dec 31, 1914 0



Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200312496 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4212496 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 814 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214780 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1171528 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1130728 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 020603 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Wilkins, Township of Reduction Dec 31, 1914

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Dec 31, 1914

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New Township Westmoreland County 1773 Township Division yes* Apr 6, 1773
View New County Allegheny County 1788 Creation yes Sep 24, 1788
View New Township Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes Dec 18, 1788
View New Township Wilkins Township 1821 Creation yes* Nov 10, 1821
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County 2000 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 2000

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Chalfant Borough 17500449 1438 1440

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Chalfant Borough Proposed 1914 Creation no 1914
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no 1977–1978