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Arch Spring, Pennsylvania

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Welcome to Arch Spring ...

Arch Spring is located in Blair County.

A typical abbreviation for Arch Spring: Arch Spg. (or less commonly used: Arch Spng. or Arch Sprng.)

Arch Spring is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Arch Spring lies within the (814) area code.

Communities near Arch Spring ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Arch Spring and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Altoona   [Map]   44,589   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Bellwood   [Map]   1,768   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Chester Hill   [Map]   853   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Duncansville   [Map]   1,193   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gallitzin   [Map]   1,587   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hollidaysburg   [Map]   5,757   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Arch Spring.

Communities Also Named Arch Spring ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Arch Spring - it's located in Ohio.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arch Spring. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arch Spring. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arch Spring.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Arch Spring:

Websites for Arch Spring ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.blairchamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arch Spring ...

Looking for more information about Arch Spring? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Arch Spring? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Arch Spring, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Arch Spring.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Arch Spring. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Blair County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: www.state.pa.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arch Spring - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Arch Spring. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arch Spring) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arch Spring. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6059, Longitude: -78.2028     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Arch Spring have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arch Spring.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Arch Spring.