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Alfarata, Pennsylvania
(Huntingdon County)

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Welcome to Alfarata ...

Alfarata is located in Huntingdon County<1>.

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

Alfarata is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Alfarata is within the boundaries of the (814) area code.

Communities Also Named Alfarata ...

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

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

Communities near Alfarata ...

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

  • Altoona [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Alfarata
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,364 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<5>
  • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntingdon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntingdon
    • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Alfarata
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,937 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntingdon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntingdon<5>
  • Hollidaysburg [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hollidaysburg
    • Hollidaysburg [Blair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Alfarata
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,674 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollidaysburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hollidaysburg<5>
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyrone
    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfarata
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,139 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyrone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Union [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Union
      • Mount Union [Huntingdon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Alfarata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,339 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Union<5>
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellwood
      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Alfarata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,751 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<5>
    • Williamsburg [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
      • Williamsburg [Blair County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Alfarata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,177 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<5>
    • Duncansville [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duncansville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duncansville
      • Duncansville [Blair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Alfarata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,163 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duncansville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duncansville<5>
    • Port Matilda [Centre County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Matilda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Matilda
      • Port Matilda [Centre County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Alfarata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 587 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Matilda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Matilda<5>
    • Petersburg [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Petersburg
      • Petersburg [Huntingdon County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Alfarata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 464 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petersburg<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 Alfarata. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alfarata.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alfarata ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Huntingdon County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Huntingdon County: www.huntingdoncounty.net/

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 Huntingdon, 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 Alfarata - 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- Alfarata) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alfarata. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5665, Longitude: -78.1183       In this case, the coordinates for Alfarata 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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