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Welcome to Brockway ...

Brockway is located in Jefferson County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Brockway has a population of 2,033 people<3> (see below for details).

Brockway is 1,490 feet [454 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Brockway: (814)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Brockway had an population of 2,033 people. This is a decrease of 1.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.83% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brockway had a population of 2,072 people. This makes Brockway the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Brockway represents 0.02% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 422nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,072 people, the population of Brockway decreased 5.04% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,182 people).

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

Communities Also Named Brockway ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Brockway - they are located in California, Connecticut, Michigan (2), Montana, New Brunswick, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Brockway ...

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

  • Saint Marys [Elk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Marys
    • Saint Marys [Elk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Brockway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,260 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<6>
  • DuBois [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for DuBois
    • DuBois [Clearfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Brockway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,364 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for DuBois came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on DuBois
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for DuBois<6>
  • Brookville [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookville
    • Brookville [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Brockway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,791 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookville<6>
  • Ridgway [Elk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgway
    • Ridgway [Elk County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Brockway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,751 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgway<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Reynoldsville [Jefferson County]
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      • Reynoldsville [Jefferson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Brockway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,647 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reynoldsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reynoldsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reynoldsville<6>
    • Johnsonburg [Elk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnsonburg
      • Johnsonburg [Elk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Brockway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,291 people
      • Former name for Johnsonburg:
      • Quay
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    • Sykesville [Jefferson County]
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      • Sykesville [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Brockway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sykesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sykesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sykesville<6>
    • Falls Creek [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Falls Creek
      • Falls Creek [Jefferson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Brockway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 999 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falls Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falls Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falls Creek<6>
    • Troutville [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troutville
      • Troutville [Clearfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Brockway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 225 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troutville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troutville
    • Horton City [Elk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horton City
      • Horton City [Elk County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Brockway
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horton City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horton City

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 Brockway. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Brockway.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brockway ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Jefferson County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Jefferson, 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 Brockway.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brockway - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Brockway) 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 Brockway. 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 Brockway

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brockway. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2653, Longitude: -78.8156       In this case, the coordinates for Brockway 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.
<7>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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