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Welcome to Blossburg ...

Blossburg is located in Tioga County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Blossburg has a population of 1,482 people<3> (see below for details).

Blossburg is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Blossburg ...

Official Website: www.blossburg.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Blossburg had an population of 1,482 people. This is a decrease of 3.64% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.14% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Blossburg had a population of 1,538 people. This makes Blossburg the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Blossburg represents 0.01% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 497th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,538 people, the population of Blossburg increased 3.92% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,480 people).

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

Communities Also Named Blossburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Blossburg - they are located in Alabama, Montana and New Mexico.

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

Communities near Blossburg ...

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

  • Wellsboro [Tioga County]
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    • Wellsboro [Tioga County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Blossburg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,227 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsboro<6>
  • Mansfield [Tioga County]
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    • Mansfield [Tioga County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Blossburg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,917 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<6>
  • Canton [Bradford County]
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    • Canton [Bradford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Blossburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,861 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton<6>
  • Troy [Bradford County]
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    • Troy [Bradford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Blossburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,233 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tioga [Tioga County]
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      • Tioga [Tioga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Blossburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tioga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 647 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tioga<6>
    • Liberty [Tioga County]
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      • Liberty [Tioga County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Blossburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 234 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
    • Sylvania [Bradford County]
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      • Sylvania [Bradford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Blossburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sylvania have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 210 people
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    • Roseville [Tioga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roseville
      • Roseville [Tioga County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Blossburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roseville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 184 people
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    • Alba [Bradford County]
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      • Alba [Bradford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Blossburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alba have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 145 people
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    • Cherry Flats [Tioga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cherry Flats
      • Cherry Flats [Tioga County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Blossburg
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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 Blossburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blossburg.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Blossburg. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Blossburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blossburg ...

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

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About Tioga County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Blossburg: www.blossburg.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 Tioga, 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 Blossburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Blossburg - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Blossburg) 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 Blossburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Blossburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blossburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6787, Longitude: -77.0633       In this case, the coordinates for Blossburg 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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