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Welcome to Coal Center ...

Coal Center is located in Washington County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Coal Center has a population of 133 people<1> (see below for details).

Coal Center is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Coal Center had a population of 139 people. This makes Coal Center the county's 34th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 139 people, the population of Coal Center increased 3.73% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 134 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Coal Center had an population of 133 people. This is a decrease of 4.32% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.75% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Coal Center.

Communities near Coal Center ...

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 driven.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bethel Park   [Map]   32,404   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Clairton   [Map]   6,611   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Connellsville   [Map]   7,368   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Jefferson Hills   [Map]   11,226   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
McKeesport   [Map]   19,245   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Monessen   [Map]   7,339   N   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Coal Center.

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 Coal Center. 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 Coal Center. 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 Coal Center.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Coal Center:

Websites for Coal Center ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.washcochamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coal Center ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: www.state.pa.us/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Coal Center.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Coal Center - 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 'straight-line' distance beginning in Coal Center. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Coal Center) 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 Coal Center. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Coal Center

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coal Center. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0695, Longitude: -79.9003     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Coal Center have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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