A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Apollo ...
The location of Apollo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Apollo has a population of 1,523 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Apollo.
Apollo is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Apollo lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Apollo had an population of 1,523 people. This is a decrease of 7.53% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.71% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Apollo had a population of 1,647 people. This makes Apollo the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Apollo represents 0.01% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 481st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,647 people, the population of Apollo decreased 6.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,765 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Apollo.
Adding Apollo to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Apollo in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Apollo was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Apollo on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Apollo on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Apollo ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Apollo: This one is located in Armstrong County and the other is located in Westmoreland County.
Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 4 communities that are also named Apollo - they are located in California, Georgia and Quebec.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Apollo.
Communities near Apollo ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Apollo.
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 Apollo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Apollo.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Apollo. 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 Apollo.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Apollo. See our Newspapers Page for Apollo.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apollo ...
Looking for more information about Apollo? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Apollo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Apollo.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Apollo. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021