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Welcome to Brown Hill ...

Brown Hill is located in Crawford County<1>.

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

Brown Hill is 1,470 feet [448 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Brown Hill to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Brown Hill in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Brown Hill elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Brown Hill on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Brown Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Brown Hill - they are located in Georgia, Ontario (2) and Texas.

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

Communities near Brown Hill ...

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

  • Meadville [Crawford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadville
    • Meadville [Crawford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Brown Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,655 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meadville<5>
  • Corry [Erie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corry
    • Corry [Erie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Brown Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,208 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corry<5>
  • Edinboro [Erie County]
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    • Edinboro [Erie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Brown Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,515 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edinboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edinboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinboro<5>
  • Titusville [Crawford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Titusville
    • Titusville [Crawford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Brown Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,158 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Titusville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Titusville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Union City [Erie County]
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      • Union City [Erie County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Brown Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,118 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union City<5>
    • Cambridge Springs [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cambridge Springs
      • Cambridge Springs [Crawford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Brown Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,667 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cambridge Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cambridge Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cambridge Springs<5>
    • Waterford [Erie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterford
      • Waterford [Erie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Brown Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,495 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterford<5>
    • Cochranton [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cochranton
      • Cochranton [Crawford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Brown Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,076 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cochranton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cochranton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cochranton<5>
    • Saegertown [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saegertown
      • Saegertown [Crawford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Brown Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 946 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saegertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saegertown
    • Hydetown [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hydetown
      • Hydetown [Crawford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Brown Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 508 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hydetown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brown Hill ...

Looking for more information about Brown Hill? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Brown Hill, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Brown Hill.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Crawford County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Crawford County: www.co.crawford.pa.us/

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 Crawford, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brown Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Brown Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brown Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7909, Longitude: -79.9323       In this case, the coordinates for Brown Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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