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Welcome to Alcola ...

Alcola is located in Clarion County<1>.

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

Alcola is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Alcola ...

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

  • Clarion [Clarion County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarion
    • Clarion [Clarion County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Alcola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,707 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarion<5>
  • Punxsutawney [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Punxsutawney
    • Punxsutawney [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Alcola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,704 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Punxsutawney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Punxsutawney<5>
  • Brookville [Jefferson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookville
    • Brookville [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Alcola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,791 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookville<5>
  • Kittanning [Armstrong County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kittanning
    • Kittanning [Armstrong County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Alcola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,722 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kittanning
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kittanning<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Kittanning [Armstrong County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Kittanning have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Kittanning
      • West Kittanning [Armstrong County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Alcola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,090 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Kittanning
    • Knox [Clarion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knox have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knox
      • Knox [Clarion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Alcola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,069 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knox
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knox<5>
    • East Brady [Clarion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Brady have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Brady
      • East Brady [Clarion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Alcola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 906 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Brady
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Brady<5>
    • Rimersburg [Clarion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rimersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rimersburg
      • Rimersburg [Clarion County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Alcola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 881 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rimersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rimersburg<5>
    • Rural Valley [Armstrong County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rural Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rural Valley
      • Rural Valley [Armstrong County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Alcola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 814 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rural Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rural Valley<5>
    • Sligo [Clarion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sligo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sligo
      • Sligo [Clarion County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Alcola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 666 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sligo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sligo<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 Alcola. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alcola.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alcola ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Clarion County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clarion County: www.co.clarion.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 Clarion, 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 Alcola - 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 from Point A (ie- Alcola) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alcola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0123, Longitude: -79.2889       In this case, the coordinates for Alcola 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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