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Welcome to Aristes ...

Aristes is located in Columbia County<1>.

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

Aristes is 1,710 feet [521 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Aristes lies within the (570) area code.

Communities near Aristes ...

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

  • Bloomsburg [Columbia County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomsburg
    • Bloomsburg [Columbia County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Aristes
    • Estimated population in 2018: 13,919 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bloomsburg<5>
  • Pottsville [Schuylkill County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pottsville
    • Pottsville [Schuylkill County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Aristes
    • Estimated population in 2018: 13,555 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottsville<5>
  • Berwick [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berwick
    • Berwick [Columbia County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Aristes
    • Estimated population in 2018: 10,002 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berwick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berwick<5>
  • Shamokin [Northumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shamokin
    • Shamokin [Northumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Aristes
    • Estimated population in 2018: 6,984 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shamokin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shamokin<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tamaqua [Schuylkill County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tamaqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tamaqua
      • Tamaqua [Schuylkill County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Aristes
      • Estimated population in 2018: 6,705 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tamaqua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tamaqua<5>
    • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Carmel
      • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Aristes
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,573 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Carmel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Carmel<5>
    • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schuylkill Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schuylkill Haven
      • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Aristes
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,138 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schuylkill Haven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schuylkill Haven<5>
    • Shenandoah [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shenandoah
      • Shenandoah [Schuylkill County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Aristes
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,789 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shenandoah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shenandoah<5>
    • Danville [Montour County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Danville
      • Danville [Montour County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Aristes
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,623 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danville<5>
    • Minersville [Schuylkill County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minersville
      • Minersville [Schuylkill County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Aristes
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,177 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minersville<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 Aristes. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aristes.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aristes ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Columbia County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Columbia County: www.columbiapa.org/county/

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 Columbia, 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 Aristes - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Aristes) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aristes. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aristes

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aristes. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8184, Longitude: -76.3383       In this case, the coordinates for Aristes 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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