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Welcome to Amsbry ...

Amsbry is located in Cambria County<1>.

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

Amsbry is 1,800 feet [549 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Amsbry is located in the (814) area code.

Communities near Amsbry ...

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

  • Altoona [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Amsbry
    • Estimated population in 2018: 43,702 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<5>
  • Hollidaysburg [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hollidaysburg
    • Hollidaysburg [Blair County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Amsbry
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,708 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollidaysburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hollidaysburg<5>
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Tyrone
    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Amsbry
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,194 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyrone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<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 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Amsbry
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,544 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northern Cambria
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ebensburg [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ebensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ebensburg
      • Ebensburg [Cambria County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Amsbry
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,090 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ebensburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ebensburg<5>
    • 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Amsbry
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    • Nanty Glo [Cambria County]
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      • Nanty Glo [Cambria County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Amsbry
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,513 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nanty Glo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nanty Glo<5>
    • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Amsbry
      • 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>
    • Spangler [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spangler
      • Spangler [Cambria County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Amsbry
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spangler
    • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Amsbry
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,847 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsburg<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 Amsbry. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amsbry.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amsbry ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cambria County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cambria County: www.co.cambria.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 Cambria, 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 Amsbry - 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- Amsbry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amsbry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5365, Longitude: -78.5561       In this case, the coordinates for Amsbry 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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