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The location of Althouse









Welcome to Althouse ...

Althouse is located in Somerset County.

The location of Althouse has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Althouse is 2,080 feet [634 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Althouse is within the (814) area code.

Communities near Althouse ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Althouse and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Frostburg (MD)   [Map]   8,642   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Grantsville (MD)   [Map]   875   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Berlin   [Map]   1,989   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Boswell   [Map]   1,201   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Central City   [Map]   1,055   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Confluence   [Map]   736   W   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Althouse.

Communities Also Named Althouse ...

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

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Althouse. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Althouse. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Althouse.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Althouse:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Althouse ...

Looking for more information about Althouse? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Somerset County: www.co.somerset.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Althouse - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- Althouse) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Althouse. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8881, Longitude: -79.0309     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Althouse have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Althouse.

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