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Welcome to Blakely ...
The location of Blakely has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Blakely has a population of 6,200 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Blakely.
Blakely is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Blakely lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Blakely had an population of 6,200 people. This is a decrease of 5.55% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.77% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Blakely had a population of 6,564 people. This makes Blakely the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Blakely represents 0.05% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 131st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,564 people, the population of Blakely decreased 6.59% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,027 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Blakely.
Communities Also Named Blakely ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Blakely - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, New Brunswick and South Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Blakely.
Communities near Blakely ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Blakely.
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 Blakely. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blakely.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Blakely. 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 Blakely.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Blakely. See our Newspapers Page for Blakely.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blakely ...
Looking for more information about Blakely? 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 Blakely, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Blakely.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2022