RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Amesville, Pennsylvania

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other PA
Communities

















Welcome to Amesville ...

Amesville is located in Clearfield County<1>.

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

Amesville is 1,700 feet [518 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Amesville is within the (814) area code.

Adding Amesville to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Amesville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Amesville elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Amesville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Amesville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Amesville - they are located in Connecticut, Louisiana, Montana and Ohio.

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

Communities near Amesville ...

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

  • Clearfield [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clearfield
    • Clearfield [Clearfield County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Amesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,839 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clearfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clearfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clearfield<5>
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyrone
    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Amesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,139 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyrone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<5>
  • Philipsburg [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philipsburg
    • Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Amesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,698 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Philipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philipsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philipsburg<5>
  • Curwensville [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Curwensville
    • Curwensville [Clearfield County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Amesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,385 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Curwensville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Curwensville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Curwensville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellwood
      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,751 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<5>
    • Patton [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Patton
      • Patton [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,598 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Patton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Patton<5>
    • Osceola Mills [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osceola Mills
      • Osceola Mills [Clearfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,069 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osceola Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osceola Mills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osceola Mills<5>
    • Chester Hill [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester Hill
      • Chester Hill [Clearfield County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 831 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester Hill
    • Irvona [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irvona
      • Irvona [Clearfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 611 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irvona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irvona<5>
    • Port Matilda [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Matilda
      • Port Matilda [Centre County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Amesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 587 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Matilda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Matilda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Matilda<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 Amesville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amesville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amesville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Clearfield County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clearfield County: www.clearfieldco.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 Clearfield, 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 Amesville - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Amesville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amesville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8309, Longitude: -78.4003       In this case, the coordinates for Amesville 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 08 Jun 2021