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Welcome to Alexander Springs ...

Alexander Springs is located in Mifflin County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alexander Springs: Alexander Spgs. (or less commonly used: Alexander Spngs. or Alexander Sprngs.)

Alexander Springs is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Alexander Springs: (717)

Communities Also Named Alexander Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Alexander Springs - they are located in Florida and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Alexander Springs ...

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

  • State College [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for State College
    • State College [Centre County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Alexander Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 42,160 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on State College
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for State College<5>
  • Lewistown [Mifflin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewistown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewistown
    • Lewistown [Mifflin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Alexander Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,125 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewistown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewistown<5>
  • Burnham [Mifflin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnham
    • Burnham [Mifflin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Alexander Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,993 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burnham<5>
  • Centre Hall [Centre County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centre Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centre Hall
    • Centre Hall [Centre County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Alexander Springs
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,228 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre Hall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre Hall<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McClure [Snyder County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McClure have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McClure
      • McClure [Snyder County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 921 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McClure<5>
    • Mifflintown [Juniata County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mifflintown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mifflintown
      • Mifflintown [Juniata County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 911 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mifflintown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mifflintown<5>
    • Port Royal [Juniata County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Royal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Royal
      • Port Royal [Juniata County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 908 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Royal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Royal<5>
    • Mifflin [Juniata County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mifflin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mifflin
      • Mifflin [Juniata County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 620 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mifflin
    • Juniata Terrace [Mifflin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Juniata Terrace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Juniata Terrace
      • Juniata Terrace [Mifflin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 535 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Juniata Terrace
    • McVeytown [Mifflin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McVeytown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McVeytown
      • McVeytown [Mifflin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Alexander Springs
      • Estimated population in 2019: 331 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McVeytown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McVeytown<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 Alexander Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alexander Springs.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alexander Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Mifflin County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mifflin County: www.co.mifflin.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 Mifflin, 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 Alexander Springs - 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- Alexander Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alexander Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6284, Longitude: -77.6742       In this case, the coordinates for Alexander Springs 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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