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Welcome to Abdera ...

Abdera is located in Clinton County<1>.

Abdera is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Abdera is within the boundaries of the (570) area code.

Websites for Abdera ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.clintoncountyinfo.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Abdera, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Abdera ...

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

  • Lock Haven [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lock Haven
    • Lock Haven [Clinton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Abdera
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,694 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lock Haven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lock Haven<4>
  • Bellefonte [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellefonte
    • Bellefonte [Centre County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Abdera
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,188 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellefonte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellefonte<4>
  • Mill Hall [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Hall
    • Mill Hall [Clinton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Abdera
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,586 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Hall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mill Hall<4>
  • Avis [Clinton County]
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    • Avis [Clinton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Abdera
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,476 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avis have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avis<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Flemington [Clinton County]
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      • Flemington [Clinton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Abdera
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,312 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flemington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flemington
    • Centre Hall [Centre County]
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      • Centre Hall [Centre County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Abdera
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,216 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre Hall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre Hall<4>
    • Milesburg [Centre County]
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      • Milesburg [Centre County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Abdera
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,064 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milesburg<4>
    • Millheim [Centre County]
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      • Millheim [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Abdera
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 876 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millheim have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millheim
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millheim<4>
    • Howard [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howard
      • Howard [Centre County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Abdera
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 728 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howard<4>
    • Beech Creek [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beech Creek
      • Beech Creek [Clinton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Abdera
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 685 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beech Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beech Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beech Creek<4>

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 Abdera. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Abdera.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abdera. 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 Abdera.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Abdera. See our Newspapers Page for Abdera.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Abdera ...

Looking for more information about Abdera? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Abdera, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Abdera.

Adding Abdera to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Abdera in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Abdera was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Abdera on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Abdera on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Clinton County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clinton County: www.clintoncountypa.com/

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 Clinton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Abdera - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Abdera) 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 Abdera. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AbderaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abdera. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0308, Longitude: -77.5608    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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