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Welcome to Atlantic ...

Atlantic is located in Westmoreland County<1>.

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

Atlantic is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Atlantic ...

While we believe that this Atlantic is located in Westmoreland County, we know of another 4 Pennsylvania communities named Atlantic. Those communities are located in the following counties: Clearfield, Crawford, Fayette and Somerset County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 21 communities that are also named Atlantic - they are located in Colorado, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts (4), Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Virginia (2) and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Atlantic ...

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

  • Greensburg [Westmoreland County]
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    • Greensburg [Westmoreland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Atlantic
    • Estimated population in 2018: 14,192 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensburg<5>
  • Jeannette [Westmoreland County]
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    • Jeannette [Westmoreland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Atlantic
    • Estimated population in 2018: 9,133 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jeannette<5>
  • Latrobe [Westmoreland County]
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    • Latrobe [Westmoreland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Atlantic
    • Estimated population in 2018: 7,885 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Latrobe<5>
  • Westmont [Cambria County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westmont
    • Westmont [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Atlantic
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,750 people
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    • Mount Pleasant [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant [Westmoreland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Atlantic
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,236 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Pleasant<5>
    • Manor [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manor
      • Manor [Westmoreland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Atlantic
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,358 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manor<5>
    • Blairsville [Indiana County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blairsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blairsville
      • Blairsville [Indiana County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Atlantic
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,243 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blairsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blairsville<5>
    • Youngwood [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Youngwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Youngwood
      • Youngwood [Westmoreland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Atlantic
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,872 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Youngwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Youngwood<5>
    • Delmont [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delmont
      • Delmont [Westmoreland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Atlantic
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,560 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delmont<5>
    • New Stanton [Westmoreland County]
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      • New Stanton [Westmoreland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Atlantic
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,075 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Stanton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Stanton<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 Atlantic. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Atlantic.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atlantic ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Westmoreland County: www.co.westmoreland.pa.us/

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 Westmoreland, 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 Atlantic - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Atlantic) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atlantic. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3576, Longitude: -79.3195       In this case, the coordinates for Atlantic 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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