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Welcome to Barrett ...

Barrett is located in Clearfield County<1>.

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

Barrett is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Barrett: (814)

Websites for Barrett ...

Official Website: www.barrett.monroe.pa.us/

Communities Also Named Barrett ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Barrett - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, California (2), Georgia, Indiana, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ontario, Oregon, Texas (2), West Virginia (2) and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Barrett ...

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

  • Philipsburg [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philipsburg
    • Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Barrett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,698 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Philipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philipsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philipsburg<5>
  • Curwensville [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Curwensville
    • Curwensville [Clearfield County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Barrett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,385 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Curwensville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Curwensville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Curwensville<5>
  • Osceola Mills [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osceola Mills
    • Osceola Mills [Clearfield County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Barrett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,069 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osceola Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osceola Mills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osceola Mills<5>
  • Chester Hill [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester Hill
    • Chester Hill [Clearfield County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Barrett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 831 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester Hill
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Houtzdale [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houtzdale
      • Houtzdale [Clearfield County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Barrett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 746 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houtzdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houtzdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houtzdale<5>
    • Irvona [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irvona
      • Irvona [Clearfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Barrett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 611 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irvona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irvona<5>
    • Coalport [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coalport
      • Coalport [Clearfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Barrett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 491 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coalport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coalport<5>
    • South Philipsburg [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Philipsburg
      • South Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Barrett
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Philipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Philipsburg
    • Ramey [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramey
      • Ramey [Clearfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Barrett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 429 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramey
    • Brisbin [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brisbin
      • Brisbin [Clearfield County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Barrett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 388 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brisbin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brisbin

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Barrett ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Clearfield County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Barrett: www.barrett.monroe.pa.us/

The official website for Clearfield County: www.clearfieldco.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 Clearfield, 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 Barrett - 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 from Point A (ie- Barrett) 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 Barrett. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Barrett

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Barrett. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0106, Longitude: -78.3889       In this case, the coordinates for Barrett 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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