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Welcome to Adams Crossing ...

Adams Crossing is located in Cambria County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Adams Crossing: Adams Xing.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Adams Crossing for more information about variations on the name of Adams Crossing.

Adams Crossing is 1,610 feet [491 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adams Crossing is within the (814) area code.

Communities Also Named Adams Crossing ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Adams Crossing - they are located in and South Carolina (2).

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

Communities near Adams Crossing ...

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

  • Johnstown [Cambria County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnstown
    • Johnstown [Cambria County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Adams Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2018: 19,447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnstown<5>
  • Indiana [Indiana County]
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    • Indiana [Indiana County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Adams Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2018: 13,078 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indiana<5>
  • Westmont [Cambria County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westmont
    • Westmont [Cambria County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Adams Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,750 people
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  • Northern Cambria [Cambria County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northern Cambria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northern Cambria
    • Northern Cambria [Cambria County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Adams Crossing
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,544 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northern Cambria
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Blairsville [Indiana County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blairsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blairsville
      • Blairsville [Indiana County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Adams Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,243 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blairsville<5>
    • Ebensburg [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ebensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ebensburg
      • Ebensburg [Cambria County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Adams Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,090 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ebensburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ebensburg<5>
    • Barnesboro [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barnesboro
      • Barnesboro [Cambria County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Adams Crossing
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    • Nanty Glo [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nanty Glo
      • Nanty Glo [Cambria County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Adams Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,513 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nanty Glo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nanty Glo<5>
    • Portage [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portage
      • Portage [Cambria County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Adams Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,417 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portage
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portage<5>
    • Geistown [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geistown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geistown
      • Geistown [Cambria County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Adams Crossing
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,279 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geistown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adams Crossing ...

Looking for more information about Adams Crossing? 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 Adams Crossing, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adams Crossing.

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About Cambria County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cambria County: www.co.cambria.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 Cambria, 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 Adams Crossing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Adams Crossing) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adams Crossing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5426, Longitude: -78.8800       In this case, the coordinates for Adams Crossing 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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