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Welcome to Beech Creek ...

Beech Creek is located in Clinton County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Beech Creek: Beech Crk. (or less commonly used: Beech Ck. or Beech Cr.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Beech Creek has a population of 692 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Beech Creek.

Beech Creek is 1,740 feet [530 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Beech Creek: (570)

Websites for Beech Creek ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.clintoncountyinfo.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Beech Creek, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Beech Creek had an population of 692 people. This is a decrease of 1.28% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.49% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Beech Creek had a population of 701 people. This makes Beech Creek the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 701 people, the population of Beech Creek decreased 2.23% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 717 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Beech Creek.

Communities Also Named Beech Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Beech Creek - they are located in Arkansas (3), Florida, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina (2), Oregon and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Beech Creek ...

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

  • Lock Haven [Clinton County]
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    • Lock Haven [Clinton County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Beech Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,694 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lock Haven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lock Haven<6>
  • Bellefonte [Centre County]
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    • Bellefonte [Centre County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Beech Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,188 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellefonte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellefonte<6>
  • Mill Hall [Clinton County]
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    • Mill Hall [Clinton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Beech Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,586 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Hall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mill Hall<6>
  • Avis [Clinton County]
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    • Avis [Clinton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Beech Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,476 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avis<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Flemington [Clinton County]
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      • Flemington [Clinton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Beech Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,312 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flemington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Renovo [Clinton County]
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      • Renovo [Clinton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Beech Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,191 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renovo<6>
    • Milesburg [Centre County]
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      • Milesburg [Centre County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Beech Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,064 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milesburg<6>
    • Millheim [Centre County]
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      • Millheim [Centre County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Beech Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 876 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millheim have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millheim
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millheim<6>
    • Howard [Centre County]
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      • Howard [Centre County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Beech Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 728 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howard<6>
    • Loganton [Clinton County]
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      • Loganton [Clinton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Beech Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 475 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loganton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loganton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loganton<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 Beech Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Beech Creek.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beech Creek ...

Looking for more information about Beech Creek? 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 Beech Creek, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Beech Creek.

Adding Beech Creek to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Beech Creek in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Beech Creek was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Beech Creek on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Pennsylvania (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Beech Creek on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clinton County: www.clintoncountypa.com/

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 Clinton, 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 Beech Creek.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Beech Creek - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Beech Creek) 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 Beech Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Beech CreekOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beech Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1370, Longitude: -77.5628       In this case, the coordinates for Beech Creek 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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