Smethport Area School District is a rural, public school district located in McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States. Situated in the north central part of the state, it overlooks the borough of Smethport, which serves as the county seat. The District encompasses approximately 334 square miles (870 km2). Smethport Area School District serves the residents of: Hamlin Township, Keating Township, Norwich Township and Sergeant Township. According to 2000 federal census data, it serves a resident population of 6,399. By 2010, the district's population declined to 6,121 people. In 2009, the district residents’ per capita income was $15,819, while the median family income was $39,809. In the Commonwealth, the median family income was $49,501 and the United States median family income was $49,445, in 2010. According to District officials, in school year 2007-08 the Smethport Area School District provided basic educational services to 974 pupils. It employed: 75 teachers, 40 full-time and part-time support personnel, and 7 administrators. Smethport Area School District received more than $8.5 million in state funding, for the 2007-08 school year.
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