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Welcome to Alum Bank ...

Alum Bank is located in Bedford County<1>.

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

Alum Bank is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Alum Bank lies within the (814) area code.

Websites for Alum Bank ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.bedfordcountychamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Alum Bank, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Alum Bank ...

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

  • Johnstown [Cambria County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnstown
    • Johnstown [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Alum Bank
    • Estimated population in 2018: 19,447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnstown<5>
  • Westmont [Cambria County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westmont
    • Westmont [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Alum Bank
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,750 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westmont
  • Windber [Somerset County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windber
    • Windber [Somerset County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Alum Bank
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,860 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windber
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windber<5>
  • Bedford [Bedford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bedford
    • Bedford [Bedford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Alum Bank
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,707 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Roaring Spring [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roaring Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roaring Spring
      • Roaring Spring [Blair County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Alum Bank
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,463 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roaring Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roaring Spring<5>
    • Portage [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portage
      • Portage [Cambria County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Alum Bank
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,417 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portage
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portage<5>
    • Geistown [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geistown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geistown
      • Geistown [Cambria County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Alum Bank
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,279 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geistown
    • Southmont [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southmont
      • Southmont [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Alum Bank
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,099 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southmont
    • Martinsburg [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martinsburg
      • Martinsburg [Blair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Alum Bank
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,847 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsburg<5>
    • Cresson [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cresson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cresson
      • Cresson [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Alum Bank
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,572 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cresson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cresson<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 Alum Bank. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alum Bank.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alum Bank ...

Looking for more information about Alum Bank? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Alum Bank, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alum Bank.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Bedford County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Bedford, 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 Alum Bank - 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- Alum Bank) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alum Bank. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1806, Longitude: -78.6136       In this case, the coordinates for Alum Bank 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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