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Welcome to Amity ...

Amity is located in Washington County<1>.

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

Amity is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Amity ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.washcochamber.com/

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

Communities Also Named Amity ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Amity: This one is located in Washington County and the other is located in Bucks County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 24 communities that are also named Amity - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (5), Oregon, Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Amity ...

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

  • Washington [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
    • Washington [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,433 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<5>
  • Canonsburg [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canonsburg
    • Canonsburg [Washington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,760 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canonsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canonsburg<5>
  • Monessen [Westmoreland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monessen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monessen
    • Monessen [Westmoreland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,237 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monessen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monessen<5>
  • California [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for California have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for California
    • California [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,276 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on California
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for California<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Monongahela [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monongahela have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monongahela
      • Monongahela [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,102 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monongahela
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monongahela<5>
    • Waynesburg [Greene County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waynesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesburg
      • Waynesburg [Greene County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,965 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesburg<5>
    • Charleroi [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charleroi
      • Charleroi [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,901 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleroi
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charleroi<5>
    • Centerville [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
      • Centerville [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,139 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
    • Bentleyville [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bentleyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bentleyville
      • Bentleyville [Washington County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,480 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bentleyville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bentleyville<5>
    • Brownsville [Fayette County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amity ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Washington County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.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 Washington, 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 Amity - 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 from Point A (ie- Amity) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amity. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0395, Longitude: -80.2051       In this case, the coordinates for Amity 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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