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Welcome to Aquashicola ...

Aquashicola is located in Carbon County<1>.

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

Aquashicola is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Aquashicola to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Aquashicola 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 Aquashicola was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Aquashicola on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

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

Communities near Aquashicola ...

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

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
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    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Aquashicola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 121,470 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allentown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allentown<5>
  • Bethlehem [Northampton County]
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    • Bethlehem [Northampton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Aquashicola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 75,466 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethlehem<5>
  • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
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    • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Aquashicola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,493 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmaus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<5>
  • Northampton [Northampton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northampton
    • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Aquashicola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,852 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northampton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northampton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catasauqua
      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Aquashicola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,606 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catasauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catasauqua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catasauqua<5>
    • Nazareth [Northampton County]
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      • Nazareth [Northampton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Aquashicola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,688 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nazareth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nazareth<5>
    • Lehighton [Carbon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lehighton
      • Lehighton [Carbon County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Aquashicola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,296 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lehighton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lehighton<5>
    • Fountain Hill [Lehigh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fountain Hill
      • Fountain Hill [Lehigh County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Aquashicola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,713 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fountain Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fountain Hill
    • Jim Thorpe [Carbon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jim Thorpe
      • Jim Thorpe [Carbon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Aquashicola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,650 people
      • Former names for Jim Thorpe:
      • East Mauch Chunk
      • Mauch Chunk
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jim Thorpe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jim Thorpe<5>
    • Slatington [Lehigh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slatington
      • Slatington [Lehigh County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Aquashicola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,311 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slatington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slatington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slatington<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 Aquashicola. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aquashicola.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aquashicola ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Carbon County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Carbon County: www.carboncounty.com/

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 Carbon, 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 Aquashicola - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aquashicola) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aquashicola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8112, Longitude: -75.5902       In this case, the coordinates for Aquashicola 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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