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Welcome to Carrolltown ...

Carrolltown is located in Cambria County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Carrolltown has a population of 784 people<2> (see below for details).

Carrolltown is 2,120 feet [646 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Carrolltown is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Carrolltown is within the (814) area code.

The ZIP code for Carrolltown: 15722<4>

Websites for Carrolltown ...

Official Website: www.carrolltown.pa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Carrolltown had an population of 784 people. This is a decrease of 8.09% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 25.26% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Carrolltown had a population of 853 people. This makes Carrolltown the county's 19th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 853 people, the population of Carrolltown decreased 18.68% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,049 people).

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

Communities near Carrolltown ...

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

  • Altoona [Blair County]
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    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Carrolltown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,364 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<6>
  • Northern Cambria [Cambria County]
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    • Northern Cambria [Cambria County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Carrolltown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northern Cambria have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,505 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northern Cambria
  • Ebensburg [Cambria County]
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    • Ebensburg [Cambria County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Carrolltown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ebensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,054 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ebensburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ebensburg<6>
  • Barnesboro [Cambria County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barnesboro
    • Barnesboro [Cambria County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northwest of Carrolltown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nanty Glo [Cambria County]
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      • Nanty Glo [Cambria County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Carrolltown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,472 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nanty Glo<6>
    • Portage [Cambria County]
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      • Portage [Cambria County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Carrolltown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,383 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portage<6>
    • Spangler [Cambria County]
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      • Spangler [Cambria County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Carrolltown
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    • Bellwood [Blair County]
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      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Carrolltown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,751 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<6>
    • Cresson [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cresson
      • Cresson [Cambria County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Carrolltown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cresson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,553 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cresson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cresson<6>
    • Gallitzin [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallitzin
      • Gallitzin [Cambria County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Carrolltown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallitzin have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,534 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallitzin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallitzin<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 Carrolltown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Carrolltown.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carrolltown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cambria County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Carrolltown: www.carrolltown.pa.us/

The official website for Cambria County: www.co.cambria.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 Cambria, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Carrolltown.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Carrolltown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Carrolltown). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Carrolltown or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Carrolltown) 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 Carrolltown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Carrolltown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carrolltown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6044, Longitude: -78.7089    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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