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Welcome to Atwood ...

Atwood is located in Armstrong County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Atwood has a population of 103 people<3> (see below for details).

Atwood is 1,380 feet [421 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Atwood had an population of 103 people. This is a decrease of 3.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.04% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Atwood had a population of 107 people. This makes Atwood the county's 16th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 107 people, the population of Atwood decreased 4.46% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 112 people).

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

Communities Also Named Atwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Atwood - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Atwood ...

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

  • Indiana [Indiana County]
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    • Indiana [Indiana County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,167 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indiana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indiana<6>
  • Punxsutawney [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Punxsutawney
    • Punxsutawney [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,704 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Punxsutawney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Punxsutawney<6>
  • Vandergrift [Westmoreland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vandergrift have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vandergrift
    • Vandergrift [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,875 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vandergrift<6>
  • Kittanning [Armstrong County]
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    • Kittanning [Armstrong County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,722 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kittanning<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,216 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blairsville<6>
    • Ford City [Armstrong County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ford City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ford City
      • Ford City [Armstrong County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,764 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ford City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ford City<6>
    • Leechburg [Armstrong County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leechburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leechburg
      • Leechburg [Armstrong County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,989 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leechburg<6>
    • Homer City [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Homer City
      • Homer City [Indiana County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,588 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Homer City<6>
    • Apollo [Armstrong County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Apollo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Apollo
      • Apollo [Armstrong County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,523 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apollo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Apollo<6>
    • Clymer [Indiana County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clymer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clymer
      • Clymer [Indiana County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,266 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clymer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clymer<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atwood ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Armstrong, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Atwood.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Atwood) 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 Atwood. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Atwood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7520, Longitude: -79.2587       In this case, the coordinates for Atwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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