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The location of Arona

Welcome to Arona ...

Arona is located in Westmoreland County.

The location of Arona has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Arona has a population of 353 people<2> (see below for details).

Arona is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arona had a population of 370 people. This makes Arona the county's 37th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 370 people, the population of Arona decreased 9.09% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 407 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Arona had an population of 353 people. This is a decrease of 4.59% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.27% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Arona ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Arona and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Baldwin   [Map]   19,610   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Greensburg   [Map]   14,299   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Jefferson Hills   [Map]   11,226   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
McKeesport   [Map]   19,245   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   27,716   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Murrysville   [Map]   19,800   N   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Arona ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Arona - they are located in Alabama and Manitoba.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arona. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arona. 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 Arona.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arona ...

Looking for more information about Arona? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Westmoreland County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arona.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arona) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2681, Longitude: -79.6589     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Arona have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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