Welcome to Brockway ...
Brockway is located in Jefferson County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Brockway has a population of 2,012 people<1> (see below for details).
Brockway is 1,490 feet [454 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Brockway lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Brockway lies within the (814) area code.
Population Details ...
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 (with a count of 2,182 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Brockway had an population of 2,012 people. This is a decrease of 2.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.79% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Brockway ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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.
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 Brockway. 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 Brockway. 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 Brockway.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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.
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: www.state.pa.us/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Brockway.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brockway - 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 Brockway. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brockway
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brockway. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2653, Longitude: -78.8156 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Brockway have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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