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Welcome to Big Beaver ...

Big Beaver is located in Beaver County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Big Beaver has a population of 1,857 people<3> (see below for details).

Big Beaver is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Big Beaver ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.bcchamber.com/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Big Beaver had an population of 1,857 people. This is a decrease of 5.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.05% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Big Beaver had a population of 1,970 people. This makes Big Beaver the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Big Beaver represents 0.02% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 436th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,970 people, the population of Big Beaver decreased 9.88% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,186 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Big Beaver.

Communities Also Named Big Beaver ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Big Beaver - they are located in Michigan and Saskatchewan.

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

Communities near Big Beaver ...

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

  • New Castle [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Castle
    • New Castle [Lawrence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Big Beaver
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,618 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<6>
  • East Liverpool [Columbiana County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Liverpool
    • East Liverpool [Columbiana County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Big Beaver
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,603 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Liverpool
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Liverpool<6>
  • Economy [Beaver County]
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    • Economy [Beaver County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Big Beaver
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,098 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Economy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Economy
  • Aliquippa [Beaver County]
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    • Aliquippa [Beaver County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Big Beaver
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,844 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aliquippa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aliquippa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aliquippa<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Beaver Falls [Beaver County]
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      • Beaver Falls [Beaver County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Big Beaver
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,332 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaver Falls<6>
    • Ellwood City [Lawrence County]
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      • Ellwood City [Lawrence County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Big Beaver
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,286 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellwood City<6>
    • Ambridge [Beaver County]
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      • Ambridge [Beaver County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Big Beaver
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,601 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ambridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ambridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ambridge<6>
    • Columbiana [Columbiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbiana
      • Columbiana [Columbiana County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Big Beaver
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,250 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbiana
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbiana<6>
    • New Brighton [Beaver County]
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      • New Brighton [Beaver County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Big Beaver
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,679 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Brighton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Brighton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Brighton<6>
    • Monaca [Beaver County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monaca
      • Monaca [Beaver County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Big Beaver
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,421 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monaca have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monaca
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monaca<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 Big Beaver. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Big Beaver.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Big Beaver ...

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

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About Beaver County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Beaver County: www.co.beaver.pa.us/

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 Beaver, 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 Big Beaver.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Big Beaver - 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- Big Beaver) 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 Big Beaver. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Big Beaver

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Big Beaver. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8245, Longitude: -80.3628       In this case, the coordinates for Big Beaver 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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