Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 19, 1855 May 19, 1855 1



Name Relationship Status
Monroeton, Borough of (alternate) Variant variant
Bradford, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 24 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201550432 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4250432 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214953 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1182612 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 080543 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Monroe, Township of (Bradford) Reduction May 19, 1855
View Expansion Monroe, Township of (Bradford) Reduction 1912

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) May 19, 1855

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View School District Annexation Monroe Township-Monroe Borough 1870 School District Annexation yes* 1869–1870
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bradford County 6th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1931
View County Classification Bradford County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1941

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 10: Extending the limits of Monroe Borough, Bradford County, Pennsylvania on the South thereof, and admitting to said borough the territory lying within said extended limits Oct 7, 1912 Oct 7, 1912

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Sep 6, 2016

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Monroe Borough 17500449 109 114

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New School District Monroe Borough-Township Proposed 1866 Independent School District unknown 1866–1867