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Welcome to Coaltown ...

Coaltown is located in Butler County<1>.

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

Coaltown is 1,230 feet [375 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Coaltown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Coaltown: This one is located in Butler County and the other is located in Lawrence County.

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

Communities near Coaltown ...

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

  • New Castle [Lawrence County]
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    • New Castle [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Coaltown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,618 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<5>
  • Butler [Butler County]
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    • Butler [Butler County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Coaltown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,885 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Butler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler<5>
  • Zelienople [Butler County]
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    • Zelienople [Butler County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Coaltown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Zelienople have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,603 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zelienople
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zelienople<5>
  • Slippery Rock [Butler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slippery Rock
    • Slippery Rock [Butler County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Coaltown
    • 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.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,531 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slippery Rock<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Wilmington [Lawrence County]
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      • New Wilmington [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Coaltown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Wilmington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Wilmington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Wilmington<5>
    • Mercer [Mercer County]
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      • Mercer [Mercer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Coaltown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,882 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercer<5>
    • Evans City [Butler County]
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      • Evans City [Butler County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Coaltown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evans City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,710 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evans City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evans City<5>
    • Prospect [Butler County]
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      • Prospect [Butler County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Coaltown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,109 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prospect
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prospect<5>
    • Ellport [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellport
      • Ellport [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Coaltown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,103 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellport
    • Chicora [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chicora
      • Chicora [Butler County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Coaltown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chicora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 957 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chicora<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coaltown ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Coaltown. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Coaltown - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Coaltown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coaltown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0445, Longitude: -79.9726       In this case, the coordinates for Coaltown 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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