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Welcome to Asylum ...

Asylum is located in Bradford County<1>.

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

Asylum is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Asylum lies within the (570) area code.

Communities Also Named Asylum ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Asylum - they are located in California, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland and North Carolina.

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

Communities near Asylum ...

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

  • Athens [Bradford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
    • Athens [Bradford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Asylum
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,189 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<5>
  • Towanda [Bradford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Towanda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Towanda
    • Towanda [Bradford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Asylum
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,810 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Towanda
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Towanda<5>
  • Dushore [Sullivan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dushore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dushore
    • Dushore [Sullivan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Asylum
    • Estimated population in 2019: 556 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dushore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dushore<5>
  • Wyalusing [Bradford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wyalusing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wyalusing
    • Wyalusing [Bradford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Asylum
    • Estimated population in 2019: 555 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wyalusing
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wyalusing<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Meshoppen [Wyoming County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meshoppen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meshoppen
      • Meshoppen [Wyoming County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Asylum
      • Estimated population in 2019: 535 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meshoppen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meshoppen<5>
    • Monroe [Bradford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroe
      • Monroe [Bradford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Asylum
      • Estimated population in 2019: 512 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
    • Rome [Bradford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rome have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rome
      • Rome [Bradford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Asylum
      • Estimated population in 2019: 405 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rome
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rome<5>
    • Laceyville [Wyoming County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laceyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laceyville
      • Laceyville [Wyoming County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Asylum
      • Estimated population in 2019: 348 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laceyville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laceyville<5>
    • New Albany [Bradford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Albany have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Albany
      • New Albany [Bradford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Asylum
      • Estimated population in 2019: 338 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Albany
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Albany<5>
    • Le Raysville [Bradford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Le Raysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Le Raysville
      • Le Raysville [Bradford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Asylum
      • Estimated population in 2019: 276 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Le Raysville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asylum ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Pennsylvania

About Bradford County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bradford County: www.bradfordcountypa.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 Bradford, 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 Asylum - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Asylum) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asylum. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7131, Longitude: -76.3335       In this case, the coordinates for Asylum 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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