Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jul 14, 1896 Aug 21, 1896 0



Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200323616 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4223616 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 826 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214794 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1213963 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1134530 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 021143 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Kilbuck, Township of Reduction Aug 21, 1896

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Aug 21, 1896

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
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 Ohio Township 1803 Creation yes+ Sep 1803
View New Township Kilbuck Township 1869 Creation yes* Mar 1, 1869
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 1913

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Emsworth Borough 17500449 1306 1312
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Emsworth 34427541 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Emsworth Borough Proposed 1891 Creation no 1891
View Boundary Realignment Ben Avon Borough-Emsworth Borough 1913 Boundary Realignment unknown 1913
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