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Welcome to Bruin ...

Bruin is located in Butler County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bruin has a population of 491 people<3> (see below for details).

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

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bruin had an population of 491 people. This is a decrease of 6.3% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.05% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bruin had a population of 524 people. This makes Bruin the county's 15th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 524 people, the population of Bruin decreased 1.87% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 534 people).

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

Communities Also Named Bruin ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Bruin - they are located in Indiana, Kentucky, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Bruin ...

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

  • Butler [Butler County]
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    • Butler [Butler County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Bruin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,885 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler<6>
  • Kittanning [Armstrong County]
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    • Kittanning [Armstrong County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Bruin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,722 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kittanning<6>
  • Slippery Rock [Butler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slippery Rock
    • Slippery Rock [Butler County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Bruin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,531 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slippery Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slippery Rock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slippery Rock<6>
  • Prospect [Butler County]
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    • Prospect [Butler County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Bruin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,109 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prospect<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Kittanning [Armstrong County]
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      • West Kittanning [Armstrong County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Bruin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,090 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Kittanning have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Knox [Clarion County]
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      • Knox [Clarion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Bruin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,069 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knox have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knox
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knox<6>
    • Chicora [Butler County]
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      • Chicora [Butler County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Bruin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 957 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chicora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chicora<6>
    • East Brady [Clarion County]
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      • East Brady [Clarion County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Bruin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 906 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Brady have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Brady
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Brady<6>
    • Rimersburg [Clarion County]
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      • Rimersburg [Clarion County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Bruin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 881 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rimersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rimersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rimersburg<6>
    • Harrisville [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisville
      • Harrisville [Butler County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Bruin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 858 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisville<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bruin ...

Looking for more information about Bruin? 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 Bruin, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bruin.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Butler County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Butler County: www.co.butler.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 Butler, 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 Bruin.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bruin - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bruin) 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 Bruin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bruin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bruin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0523, Longitude: -79.7301       In this case, the coordinates for Bruin 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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