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Welcome to Berwick ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Berwick has a population of 9,912 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Berwick.
Berwick is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Berwick lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Berwick is within the boundaries of the (570) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Berwick had an population of 9,912 people. This is a decrease of 5.39% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Berwick had a population of 10,477 people (or 15.57% of the total population of Columbia County). This makes Berwick the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Berwick represents 0.08% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 64th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 10,477 people, the population of Berwick decreased 2.76% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,774 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Berwick.
Communities Also Named Berwick ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Berwick - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maine, Mississippi, Missouri, New Brunswick, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio and Ontario.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Berwick.
Communities near Berwick ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Berwick.
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 Berwick. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Berwick.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Berwick. 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 Berwick.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Berwick. Our list includes 29 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Berwick.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Berwick ...
Looking for more information about Berwick? 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 Berwick, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Berwick.
Adding Berwick to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Berwick 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 Berwick was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).
We also found Berwick in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Berwick on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Berwick. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Columbia County: www.columbiapa.org/county/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 09 Aug 2022