Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jun 7, 1886 Jun 12, 1886 1



Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200316144 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4216144 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 817 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214784 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1213955 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1130247 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 020753 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Moon, Township of (Allegheny) Reduction Jun 12, 1886
View Expansion Moon, Township of (Allegheny) Reduction Jan 22, 1929

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jun 12, 1886

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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County 2000 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 2000

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 828: Annexing certain land adjacent to the Borough of Coraopolis, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, and lying and being in the Township of Moon, County of Allegheny and State of Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Coraopolis Aug 6, 1928 Sep 4, 1928

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Feb 4, 2013

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Coraopolis Borough 17500449 1405 1414
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Coraopolis 32199655 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
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