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Welcome to Amaranth ...

Amaranth is located in Fulton County<1>.

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

Amaranth is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Amaranth ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Amaranth - they are located in California, Delaware and Manitoba.

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

Communities near Amaranth ...

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

  • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Amaranth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,677 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<5>
  • Everett [Bedford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Everett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Everett
    • Everett [Bedford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Amaranth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,719 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Everett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everett<5>
  • Hancock [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hancock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hancock
    • Hancock [Washington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Amaranth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,529 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hancock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hancock<5>
  • McConnellsburg [Fulton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McConnellsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McConnellsburg
    • McConnellsburg [Fulton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Amaranth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,002 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McConnellsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McConnellsburg<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bath [Morgan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bath have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bath
      • Bath [Morgan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Amaranth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 596 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bath
    • Hopewell [Bedford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hopewell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopewell
      • Hopewell [Bedford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Amaranth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 239 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopewell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hopewell<5>
    • Rainsburg [Bedford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rainsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rainsburg
      • Rainsburg [Bedford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Amaranth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 128 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rainsburg
    • Valley-Hi [Fulton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Valley-Hi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley-Hi
      • Valley-Hi [Fulton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Amaranth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley-Hi
    • Purcell [Bedford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Purcell
      • Purcell [Bedford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Amaranth
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Purcell
    • Berryville [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berryville
      • Berryville [Morgan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Amaranth
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berryville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amaranth ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Fulton County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Amaranth. 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 Fulton, 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 Amaranth - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Amaranth) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amaranth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7976, Longitude: -78.2781       In this case, the coordinates for Amaranth 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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