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Avonmore, Pennsylvania
(Westmoreland County)

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Welcome to Avonmore ...

Avonmore is located in Westmoreland County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Avonmore has a population of 973 people<1> (see below for details).

Avonmore is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Avonmore had a population of 1,011 people. This makes Avonmore the county's 24th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,011 people, the population of Avonmore increased 23.29% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 820 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Avonmore had an population of 973 people. This is a decrease of 3.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.66% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Avonmore ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Avonmore and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2016
Greensburg   [Map]   14,430   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Indiana   [Map]   13,981   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Jeannette   [Map]   9,245   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Latrobe   [Map]   8,003   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lower Burrell   [Map]   11,367   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   27,953   W   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Avonmore ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Avonmore: This one is located in Westmoreland County and the other is located in Indiana County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 3 communities that are also named Avonmore - they are located in Alberta and Ontario.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Avonmore. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Avonmore. 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 Avonmore.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avonmore ...

Looking for more information about Avonmore? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Avonmore, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Avonmore.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Avonmore. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Westmoreland County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Avonmore. 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: www.state.pa.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avonmore.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avonmore - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Avonmore. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Avonmore) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Avonmore. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Avonmore

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avonmore. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5173, Longitude: -79.4767     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Avonmore have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Avonmore.