Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 30, 1891 Nov 23, 1891 2 Jan 1, 2007



Name Relationship Status
Centre, County of Parent most recent


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Centre County, Pennsylvania 30 Historic
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215062 Historic View
View other Wikidata Q1183980 Lead View

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Rush, Township of (Centre) Reduction Nov 23, 1891
View Reduction Rush, Township of (Centre) Expansion 1896
View Expansion? Rush, Township of (Centre) Reduction? 1919–1956
View Dissolution Rush, Township of (Centre) Expansion Jan 1, 2007

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Nov 23, 1891

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Centre County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1941
View County Classification Centre County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1972

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 1: Establishing an agreement between South Philipsburg Borough and the Township of Rush, Centre County, Pennsylvania, for a proposed merger of South Philipsburg Borough into Rush Township Jan 3, 2005

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. South Philipsburg Borough 17500450 529 529

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Dissolution South Philipsburg Borough-Rush Township Proposed 1936 Merger no* 1936–1937
View Home Rule (County) Centre County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984