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Welcome to Althouse ...

Althouse is located in Somerset County<1>.

We aren't confident of the location of Althouse, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

Althouse is 2,080 feet [634 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Althouse: (814)

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.

Communities near Althouse ...

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

  • Frostburg [Allegany County]
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    • Frostburg [Allegany County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Althouse
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,505 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frostburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frostburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frostburg<6>
  • Somerset [Somerset County]
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    • Somerset [Somerset County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Althouse
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,855 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Somerset have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerset
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Somerset<6>
  • Meyersdale [Somerset County]
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    • Meyersdale [Somerset County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Althouse
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,019 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meyersdale have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meyersdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meyersdale<6>
  • Berlin [Somerset County]
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    • Berlin [Somerset County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Althouse
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,941 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berlin have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berlin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berlin<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Boswell [Somerset County]
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      • Boswell [Somerset County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Althouse
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,186 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boswell have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boswell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boswell<6>
    • Central City [Somerset County]
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      • Central City [Somerset County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Althouse
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,029 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central City<6>
    • Grantsville [Garrett County]
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      • Grantsville [Garrett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Althouse
      • Estimated population in 2019: 865 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grantsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grantsville<6>
    • Hyndman [Bedford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyndman
      • Hyndman [Bedford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Althouse
      • Estimated population in 2019: 857 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyndman have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyndman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyndman<6>
    • Rockwood [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockwood
      • Rockwood [Somerset County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Althouse
      • Estimated population in 2019: 820 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockwood<6>
    • Confluence [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Confluence
      • Confluence [Somerset County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Althouse
      • Estimated population in 2019: 727 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Confluence have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Confluence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Confluence<6>

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 Althouse. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Althouse.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Althouse.

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

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Somerset County

About Pennsylvania

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>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Somerset, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Althouse - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Althouse) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Althouse. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AlthouseOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Althouse. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8884, Longitude: -79.0315       In this case, the coordinates for Althouse have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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.
<6>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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