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Aaronsburg, Pennsylvania

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Welcome to Aaronsburg ...

Aaronsburg is located in Centre County.

From The Origin of Certain Place Names,<1> 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.<2>.

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

Communities near Aaronsburg ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Aaronsburg and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Beavertown   [Map]   973   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Bellefonte   [Map]   6,302   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Burnham   [Map]   2,004   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Centre Hall   [Map]   1,244   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Flemington   [Map]   1,332   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Howard   [Map]   730   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Aaronsburg.

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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aaronsburg. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aaronsburg. Our list includes 5 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Aaronsburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Aaronsburg.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Aaronsburg. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aaronsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Aaronsburg. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aaronsburg) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, 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 for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aaronsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aaronsburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8998, Longitude: -77.4533     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Aaronsburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aaronsburg.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Aaronsburg.