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Welcome to Ambrose ...

Ambrose is located in Indiana County<1>.

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

Ambrose is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Ambrose ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Ambrose - they are located in Alabama, California (2), Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario and Texas.

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

Communities near Ambrose ...

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

  • Indiana [Indiana County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indiana
    • Indiana [Indiana County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Ambrose
    • Estimated population in 2018: 13,078 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indiana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indiana<5>
  • Punxsutawney [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Punxsutawney
    • Punxsutawney [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Ambrose
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,758 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Punxsutawney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Punxsutawney<5>
  • Northern Cambria [Cambria County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northern Cambria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northern Cambria
    • Northern Cambria [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Ambrose
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,544 people
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  • Barnesboro [Cambria County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barnesboro
    • Barnesboro [Cambria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Ambrose
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barnesboro
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Spangler [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spangler
      • Spangler [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Ambrose
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spangler
    • Homer City [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Homer City
      • Homer City [Indiana County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Ambrose
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,603 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Homer City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Homer City<5>
    • Clymer [Indiana County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clymer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clymer
      • Clymer [Indiana County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Ambrose
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,275 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clymer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clymer<5>
    • New Bethlehem [Clarion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Bethlehem
      • New Bethlehem [Clarion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Ambrose
      • Estimated population in 2018: 923 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Bethlehem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Bethlehem<5>
    • Rural Valley [Armstrong County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rural Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rural Valley
      • Rural Valley [Armstrong County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Ambrose
      • Estimated population in 2018: 822 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rural Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rural Valley<5>
    • Saltsburg [Indiana County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saltsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saltsburg
      • Saltsburg [Indiana County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Ambrose
      • Estimated population in 2018: 812 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saltsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saltsburg<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 Ambrose. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ambrose.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ambrose ...

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

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About Indiana County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Indiana County: www.countyofindiana.org/

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 Indiana, 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 Ambrose - 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 from Point A (ie- Ambrose) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ambrose. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7726, Longitude: -79.1084       In this case, the coordinates for Ambrose 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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