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Alfarata, Pennsylvania
(Mifflin County)

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Welcome to Alfarata ...

Alfarata is located in Mifflin County<1>.

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

Alfarata is 590 feet [180 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 (717) 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 Mifflin County and the other is located in Huntingdon 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.

  • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Alfarata
    • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Alfarata
    • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Alfarata
    • 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>
  • Beavertown [Snyder County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beavertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beavertown
    • Beavertown [Snyder County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Alfarata
    • Estimated population in 2019: 963 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beavertown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beavertown<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 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Alfarata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 921 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McClure
      • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Alfarata
      • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Alfarata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 908 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Royal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Royal<5>
    • Millheim [Centre County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millheim have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millheim
      • Millheim [Centre County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Alfarata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 880 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millheim
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millheim<5>
    • Millerstown [Perry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millerstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millerstown
      • Millerstown [Perry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Alfarata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 681 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millerstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millerstown<5>
    • Thompsontown [Juniata County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompsontown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thompsontown
      • Thompsontown [Juniata County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Alfarata
      • Estimated population in 2019: 664 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompsontown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thompsontown<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 ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Mifflin County

About Pennsylvania

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 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 Alfarata - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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: 40.6626, Longitude: -77.4569       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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