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Welcome to Comps Crossroads ...

Comps Crossroads is located in Somerset County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Comps Crossroads: Comps Xrds.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Comps Crossroads for more information about variations on the name of Comps Crossroads.

Comps Crossroads is 1,840 feet [561 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Comps Crossroads: (814)

Communities near Comps Crossroads ...

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

  • Cumberland [Allegany County]
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    • Cumberland [Allegany County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Comps Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,284 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cumberland<5>
  • Frostburg [Allegany County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frostburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frostburg
    • Frostburg [Allegany County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Comps Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,505 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frostburg<5>
  • Meyersdale [Somerset County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meyersdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meyersdale
    • Meyersdale [Somerset County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Comps Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,019 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meyersdale<5>
  • Berlin [Somerset County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berlin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Berlin [Somerset County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Comps Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,941 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berlin<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Boswell [Somerset County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boswell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boswell
      • Boswell [Somerset County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Comps Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,186 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boswell<5>
    • Lonaconing [Allegany County]
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      • Lonaconing [Allegany County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Comps Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,107 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lonaconing<5>
    • Carpendale [Mineral County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carpendale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carpendale
      • Carpendale [Mineral County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Comps Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2019: 905 people
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    • Hyndman [Bedford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyndman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyndman
      • Hyndman [Bedford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Comps Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2019: 857 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyndman<5>
    • Salisbury [Somerset County]
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      • Salisbury [Somerset County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Comps Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2019: 675 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salisbury<5>
    • Ridgeley [Mineral County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgeley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgeley
      • Ridgeley [Mineral County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Comps Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2019: 620 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgeley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgeley<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 Comps Crossroads. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Comps Crossroads.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Comps Crossroads ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Pennsylvania

About Somerset County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Somerset County: www.co.somerset.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 Somerset, 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 Comps Crossroads - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Comps Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Comps Crossroads. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8001, Longitude: -78.7922       In this case, the coordinates for Comps Crossroads 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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