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Welcome to Akersville ...

Akersville is located in Fulton County<1>.

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

Akersville is 1,220 feet [372 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Akersville ...

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

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

Communities near Akersville ...

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

  • Bedford [Bedford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bedford
    • Bedford [Bedford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Akersville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,707 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<5>
  • Everett [Bedford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Everett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Everett
    • Everett [Bedford County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Akersville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,731 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Everett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everett<5>
  • Mercersburg [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mercersburg
    • Mercersburg [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Akersville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,542 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mercersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercersburg<5>
  • Hancock [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hancock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hancock
    • Hancock [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Akersville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,541 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hancock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hancock<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McConnellsburg [Fulton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McConnellsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McConnellsburg
      • McConnellsburg [Fulton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Akersville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,009 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McConnellsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McConnellsburg<5>
    • Saxton [Bedford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saxton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saxton
      • Saxton [Bedford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Akersville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 691 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saxton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saxton<5>
    • Broad Top City [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broad Top City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broad Top City
      • Broad Top City [Huntingdon County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Akersville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 450 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broad Top City
    • Three Springs [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Three Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Three Springs
      • Three Springs [Huntingdon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Akersville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 432 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Three Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Three Springs<5>
    • Saltillo [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saltillo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saltillo
      • Saltillo [Huntingdon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Akersville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 333 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saltillo
    • Woodbury [Bedford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbury
      • Woodbury [Bedford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Akersville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 266 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodbury<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 Akersville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Akersville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akersville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Pennsylvania

About Fulton County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Akersville. 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 Fulton, 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 Akersville - 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- Akersville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akersville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9784, Longitude: -78.1978       In this case, the coordinates for Akersville 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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