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Welcome to Castanea ...

Castanea is located in Clinton County<1>.

Castanea is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Castanea lies within the (570) area code.

Websites for Castanea ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.clintoncountyinfo.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Castanea, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Castanea ...

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

  • Hughesville [Lycoming County]
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    • Hughesville [Lycoming County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Castanea
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,024 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hughesville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hughesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hughesville<5>
  • Mill Hall [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Hall
    • Mill Hall [Clinton County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southwest of Castanea
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,586 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Hall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mill Hall<5>
  • Avis [Clinton County]
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    • Avis [Clinton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Castanea
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,476 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avis have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avis<5>
  • Millheim [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millheim
    • Millheim [Centre County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Castanea
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 876 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millheim have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millheim
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millheim<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Howard [Centre County]
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      • Howard [Centre County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Castanea
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 728 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howard<5>
    • Beech Creek [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beech Creek
      • Beech Creek [Clinton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Castanea
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 685 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beech Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beech Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beech Creek<5>
    • Loganton [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loganton
      • Loganton [Clinton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Castanea
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 475 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loganton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loganton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loganton<5>
    • Salladasburg [Lycoming County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salladasburg
      • Salladasburg [Lycoming County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Castanea
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 223 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salladasburg
    • McElhattan [Clinton County]
    • Farrandsville [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farrandsville
      • Farrandsville [Clinton County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Castanea
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farrandsville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farrandsville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Castanea ...

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

Adding Castanea to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Castanea was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Castanea on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Clinton County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clinton County: www.clintoncountypa.com/

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 Clinton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Castanea - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Castanea) 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 Castanea. 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 CastaneaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Castanea. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1244, Longitude: -77.4313    
<4>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.
<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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