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Welcome to Bellwood ...
The location of Bellwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bellwood has a population of 1,755 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Bellwood.
Bellwood is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Bellwood lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bellwood lies within the (814) area code.
Websites for Bellwood ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.blairchamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Bellwood, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bellwood had an population of 1,755 people. This is a decrease of 3.99% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.95% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bellwood had a population of 1,828 people. This makes Bellwood the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Bellwood represents 0.01% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 454th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,828 people, the population of Bellwood decreased 9.33% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,016 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bellwood.
Adding Bellwood to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bellwood 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 Bellwood was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Bellwood on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bellwood on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Bellwood ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Bellwood - they are located in Alabama (4), Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ontario (2), Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bellwood.
Communities near Bellwood ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bellwood.
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 Bellwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bellwood.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bellwood. 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 Bellwood.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bellwood. See our Newspapers Page for Bellwood.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bellwood ...
Looking for more information about Bellwood? 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 Bellwood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bellwood.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bellwood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 27 Jul 2021