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Cochranton, Pennsylvania
(Crawford County)

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Welcome to Cochranton ...

Cochranton is located in Crawford County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Cochranton has a population of 1,073 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Cochranton.

Cochranton is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Cochranton ...

Official Website: www.cochrantonboro.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cochranton had an population of 1,073 people. This is a decrease of 5.55% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.53% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cochranton had a population of 1,136 people. This makes Cochranton the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,136 people, the population of Cochranton decreased 1.05% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,148 people).

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

Communities Also Named Cochranton ...

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

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

Communities near Cochranton ...

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

  • Meadville [Crawford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadville
    • Meadville [Crawford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Cochranton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,386 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meadville<6>
  • Oil City [Venango County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oil City
    • Oil City [Venango County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Cochranton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,543 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oil City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oil City<6>
  • Franklin [Venango County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
    • Franklin [Venango County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Cochranton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,966 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<6>
  • Greenville [Mercer County]
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    • Greenville [Mercer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Cochranton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,177 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sugarcreek [Venango County]
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      • Sugarcreek [Venango County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Cochranton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,868 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugarcreek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugarcreek
    • Cambridge Springs [Crawford County]
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      • Cambridge Springs [Crawford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Cochranton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,665 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cambridge Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cambridge Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cambridge Springs<6>
    • Stoneboro [Mercer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stoneboro
      • Stoneboro [Mercer County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Cochranton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 974 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stoneboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stoneboro<6>
    • Saegertown [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saegertown
      • Saegertown [Crawford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Cochranton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 938 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saegertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saegertown
    • Polk [Venango County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Polk
      • Polk [Venango County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Cochranton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 768 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Polk
    • Sandy Lake [Mercer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Lake
      • Sandy Lake [Mercer County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Cochranton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 621 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandy Lake<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 Cochranton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cochranton.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cochranton. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cochranton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cochranton ...

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

Mentions & References for Cochranton

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About Crawford County

About Pennsylvania

The official website for Cochranton: www.cochrantonboro.org/

The official website for Crawford County: www.co.crawford.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 Crawford, 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 Cochranton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cochranton - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cochranton) 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 Cochranton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CochrantonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cochranton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5223, Longitude: -80.0476       In this case, the coordinates for Cochranton 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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