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Welcome to Confluence ...

Confluence is located in Somerset County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Confluence has a population of 727 people<3> (see below for details).

Confluence is 1,320 feet [402 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Confluence is located in the (814) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Confluence had an population of 727 people. This is a decrease of 6.79% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.83% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Confluence had a population of 780 people. This makes Confluence the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 780 people, the population of Confluence decreased 6.47% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 834 people).

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

Communities Also Named Confluence ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Confluence - they are located in Alabama, Kentucky and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Confluence ...

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

  • Connellsville [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Connellsville
    • Connellsville [Fayette County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Confluence
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,290 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Connellsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Connellsville<6>
  • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Confluence
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,019 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meyersdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meyersdale<6>
  • South Connellsville [Fayette County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Connellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Connellsville
    • South Connellsville [Fayette County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Confluence
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,864 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Connellsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Connellsville<6>
  • Dunbar [Fayette County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunbar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunbar
    • Dunbar [Fayette County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Confluence
    • Estimated population in 2019: 977 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunbar
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunbar<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Grantsville [Garrett County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grantsville
      • Grantsville [Garrett County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Confluence
      • Estimated population in 2019: 865 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grantsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grantsville<6>
    • Rockwood [Somerset County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockwood
      • Rockwood [Somerset County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Confluence
      • Estimated population in 2019: 820 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockwood<6>
    • Salisbury [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salisbury
      • Salisbury [Somerset County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Confluence
      • Estimated population in 2019: 675 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salisbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salisbury<6>
    • Friendsville [Garrett County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Friendsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Friendsville
      • Friendsville [Garrett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Confluence
      • Estimated population in 2019: 479 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Friendsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Friendsville<6>
    • Garrett [Somerset County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garrett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garrett
      • Garrett [Somerset County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Confluence
      • Estimated population in 2019: 432 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garrett
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Garrett<6>
    • Accident [Garrett County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Accident have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Accident
      • Accident [Garrett County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Confluence
      • Estimated population in 2019: 312 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Accident
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Accident<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 Confluence. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Confluence.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Confluence ...

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

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 Confluence. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Confluence.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Confluence - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Confluence) 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 Confluence. 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 Confluence

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Confluence. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8106, Longitude: -79.3575       In this case, the coordinates for Confluence 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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