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The location of Avonmore









Welcome to Avonmore ...

Avonmore is located in Westmoreland County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Avonmore has a population of 960 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

The ZIP code for Avonmore: 15618<3>

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 (which had a count of 820 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Avonmore had an population of 960 people. This is a decrease of 5.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.07% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Avonmore ...

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 Avonmore and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Greensburg   [Map]   14,299   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Indiana   [Map]   13,149   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Jeannette   [Map]   9,190   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Latrobe   [Map]   7,949   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lower Burrell   [Map]   11,228   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Monroeville   [Map]   27,716   SW   18 miles [29 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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Avonmore. 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 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 can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Avonmore, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Avonmore.

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: https://www.pa.gov/

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>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Avonmore). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Avonmore or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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- Avonmore) 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 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 we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5294, Longitude: -79.4658     [Map].

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