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Welcome to Aaronsburg ...

Aaronsburg is located in Centre County<1>.

The location of Aaronsburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From The Origin of Certain Place Names,<3> the origin of Aaronsburg is described as "named for Aaron Levy, who laid it out in 1786."

Aaronsburg is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Aaronsburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Aaronsburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Aaronsburg - it's located in Ohio.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Aaronsburg.

Communities near Aaronsburg ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Aaronsburg.

  • Lock Haven [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lock Haven
    • Lock Haven [Clinton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Aaronsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,083 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lock Haven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lock Haven<6>
  • Bellefonte [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellefonte
    • Bellefonte [Centre County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Aaronsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,241 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellefonte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellefonte<6>
  • Burnham [Mifflin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnham
    • Burnham [Mifflin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Aaronsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,993 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burnham<6>
  • Mill Hall [Clinton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Hall
    • Mill Hall [Clinton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Aaronsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,608 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Hall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mill Hall<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Flemington [Clinton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flemington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flemington
      • Flemington [Clinton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Aaronsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,326 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flemington
    • Centre Hall [Centre County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centre Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centre Hall
      • Centre Hall [Centre County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Aaronsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,228 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre Hall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre Hall<6>
    • Milesburg [Centre County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milesburg
      • Milesburg [Centre County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Aaronsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,076 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milesburg<6>
    • Beavertown [Snyder County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beavertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beavertown
      • Beavertown [Snyder County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Aaronsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 963 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beavertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beavertown<6>
    • McClure [Snyder County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McClure have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McClure
      • McClure [Snyder County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Aaronsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 921 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McClure
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McClure<6>
    • Howard [Centre County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howard
      • Howard [Centre County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Aaronsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 734 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howard<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aaronsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aaronsburg.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aaronsburg. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Aaronsburg.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aaronsburg. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Aaronsburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aaronsburg ...

Looking for more information about Aaronsburg? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Aaronsburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Aaronsburg.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Centre County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aaronsburg. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Centre, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The full book title is The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States (Second Edition). See our References and Mentions section for Aaronsburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aaronsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aaronsburg) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aaronsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aaronsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aaronsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8998, Longitude: -77.4533       In this case, the coordinates for Aaronsburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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