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Welcome to Blairsville ...

Blairsville is located in Indiana County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Blairsville has a population of 3,216 people<3> (see below for details).

Blairsville is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Blairsville had an population of 3,216 people. This is a decrease of 5.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.84% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Blairsville had a population of 3,412 people. This makes Blairsville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Blairsville represents 0.03% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 283rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,412 people, the population of Blairsville decreased 5.41% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,607 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Blairsville.

Communities Also Named Blairsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Blairsville - they are located in Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Missouri, Ohio and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Blairsville ...

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

  • Johnstown [Cambria County]
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    • Johnstown [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Blairsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,195 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnstown<6>
  • Greensburg [Westmoreland County]
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    • Greensburg [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Blairsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,113 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensburg<6>
  • Indiana [Indiana County]
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    • Indiana [Indiana County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Blairsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,167 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indiana<6>
  • Latrobe [Westmoreland County]
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    • Latrobe [Westmoreland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Blairsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,830 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Latrobe<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Westmont [Cambria County]
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      • Westmont [Cambria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Blairsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,685 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Delmont [Westmoreland County]
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      • Delmont [Westmoreland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Blairsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,525 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delmont<6>
    • Derry [Westmoreland County]
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      • Derry [Westmoreland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Blairsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,512 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Derry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<6>
    • Southmont [Cambria County]
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      • Southmont [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Blairsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,076 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Homer City [Indiana County]
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      • Homer City [Indiana County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Blairsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,588 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Homer City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Homer City<6>
    • Apollo [Armstrong County]
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      • Apollo [Armstrong County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Blairsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,523 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Apollo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apollo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Apollo<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 Blairsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blairsville.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Blairsville. Our list includes 17 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Blairsville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blairsville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Indiana County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Indiana County: www.countyofindiana.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 Indiana, 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 Blairsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blairsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blairsville) 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 Blairsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blairsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blairsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4676, Longitude: -79.2403       In this case, the coordinates for Blairsville 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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