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Welcome to Acme ...

Acme is located in Westmoreland County<1>.

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

Acme is 1,910 feet [582 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Acme ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Acme: This one is located in Westmoreland County and the other is located in Washington County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 23 communities that are also named Acme - they are located in Alberta, California, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Acme ...

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

  • Greensburg [Westmoreland County]
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    • Greensburg [Westmoreland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Acme
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,113 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensburg<5>
  • Jeannette [Westmoreland County]
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    • Jeannette [Westmoreland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Acme
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,074 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jeannette<5>
  • Latrobe [Westmoreland County]
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    • Latrobe [Westmoreland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Acme
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,830 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Latrobe<5>
  • Connellsville [Fayette County]
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    • Connellsville [Fayette County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Acme
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,290 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Connellsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Connellsville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Pleasant [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant [Westmoreland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Acme
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,221 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Pleasant<5>
    • Scottdale [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottdale
      • Scottdale [Westmoreland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Acme
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,094 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottdale<5>
    • Manor [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manor
      • Manor [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Acme
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,344 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manor<5>
    • Youngwood [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Youngwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Youngwood
      • Youngwood [Westmoreland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Acme
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,857 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Youngwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Youngwood<5>
    • Derry [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Derry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Derry
      • Derry [Westmoreland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Acme
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,512 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<5>
    • West Newton [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Newton
      • West Newton [Westmoreland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Acme
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,480 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Newton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Newton<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acme ...

Looking for more information about Acme? 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 Acme, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Acme.

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About Westmoreland County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Westmoreland County: www.co.westmoreland.pa.us/

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 Westmoreland, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Acme - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acme) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acme. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1267, Longitude: -79.4286       In this case, the coordinates for Acme have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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