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Welcome to Armagh ...

Armagh is located in Indiana County<1>.



While we don't have a date for the founding of Armagh, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1805.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Armagh has a population of 115 people<2> (see below for details).

Armagh is 1,310 feet [399 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The ZIP code for Armagh: 15920<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Armagh had an population of 115 people. This is a decrease of 5.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.21% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Armagh had a population of 122 people. This makes Armagh the county's 13th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 122 people, the population of Armagh decreased 6.87% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 131 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Armagh.

Communities Also Named Armagh ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 3 communities that are also named Armagh - they are located in Louisiana, Maryland and Quebec.

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

Communities near Armagh ...

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

  • Johnstown
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast)
  • Indiana
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest)
  • Westmont
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westmont have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westmont
    • Westmont is located in Cambria County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,625 people
  • Windber
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southeast)
  • Northern Cambria
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northern Cambria have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northern Cambria
    • Northern Cambria is located in Cambria County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,456 people
  • Blairsville
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)
  • Ebensburg
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
  • Barnesboro
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barnesboro
    • Barnesboro is located in Cambria County
  • Derry
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Derry have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Derry
    • Derry is located in Westmoreland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,495 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry <5>
  • Nanty Glo
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the east)

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 Armagh. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Armagh.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armagh ...

Looking for more information about Armagh? 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 Armagh, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Armagh.

Adding Armagh to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Armagh in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Armagh was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>

From that list, the Armagh post office opened in 1805.

We also found Armagh in the book titled U.S. Post Offices (Oct. 1846).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Armagh.

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

The official website for Indiana County: www.countyofindiana.org/

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 Indiana, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Armagh.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Armagh - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Armagh). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Armagh or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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