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Blairsville, Pennsylvania

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Welcome to Blairsville ...

Blairsville is located in Indiana County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Blairsville has a population of 3,294 people<1> (see below for details).

Blairsville is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Population Details ...

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 total 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 (which had a count of 3,607 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Blairsville had an population of 3,294 people. This is a decrease of 3.46% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.68% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Blairsville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Blairsville and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2016
Apollo   [Map]   1,572   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Delmont   [Map]   2,622   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Derry   [Map]   2,570   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Greensburg   [Map]   14,430   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Homer City   [Map]   1,626   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Indiana   [Map]   13,981   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Blairsville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Blairsville. Our list includes 17 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Blairsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Blairsville.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Blairsville. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Blairsville.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blairsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Blairsville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Blairsville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, 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 that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4676, Longitude: -79.2403     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Blairsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Blairsville.