Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Vanport, Township of municipality or lower Township (Class: 1) no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 1, 1971 0



Name Relationship Status
Beaver, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 54 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200779856
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214892 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1190361 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1895319 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 041554 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name Borough, Township of (defunct) Old Name Jan 1, 1971

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township, 1st Class Jan 1, 1971

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 Borough Beaver Borough 1802 Creation yes Mar 29, 1802
View New Township Borough Township 1804 Creation yes Nov 1804
View Boundary Realignment Beaver Borough-Borough Township-Ohio Township 1814 Boundary Realignment yes* Feb 25, 1814
View First Class Township Borough Township 1904 1st Class yes Mar 7, 1904
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Beaver County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Beaver County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1941

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Newspaper bk. Semi-Weekly Star, 1903-12-18–Semi-Weekly Star, 1904-03-15 (1903–1904)
Open Records Request (Classification) Sep 28, 2015

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Beaver Borough Ordinance 97 no* 1906–1907
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984