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Sligo is a borough in Clarion County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 720 at the 2010 census.
It was named after the town and county of Sligo in Ireland.
Sligo is located in southwestern Clarion County at 41°6′28″N 79°29′36″W (41.107700, -79.493350), in the valley of Licking Creek, a tributary of the Clarion River. The borough is surrounded by rolling hills. Formerly, the area sat upon a rich vein of coal.
Pennsylvania Route 68 passes through the borough, leading northeast 11 miles (18 km) to Clarion, the county seat, and southwest 13 miles (21 km) to East Brady on the Allegheny River. Pennsylvania Route 58 leads west from Sligo 13 miles (21 km) to Foxburg on the Allegheny.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough of Sligo has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.7 km2), of which 0.004 square miles (0.01 km2), or 0.23%, is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 728 people, 280 households, and 211 families residing in the borough. The population density was 509.9 people per square mile (196.6/km²). There were 300 housing units at an average density of 210.1 per square mile (81.0/km²).