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Welcome to Connellsville ...

The city of Connellsville is located in Fayette County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Connellsville has a population of 7,368 people<1> (see below for details).

Connellsville is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Connellsville had a population of 7,637 people (or 5.59% of the total population of Fayette County). This makes Connellsville the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Connellsville represents 0.06% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 110th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,637 people, the population of Connellsville decreased 16.5% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 9,146 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Connellsville had an population of 7,368 people. This is a decrease of 3.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.44% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Connellsville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Connellsville and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Brownsville   [Map]   2,249   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
California   [Map]   6,364   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Charleroi   [Map]   3,955   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Donora   [Map]   4,608   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Monessen   [Map]   7,339   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Mount Pleasant   [Map]   4,295   N   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Connellsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Connellsville - they are located in Alabama and Utah.

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

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 Connellsville. 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 Connellsville. 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 Connellsville. Our list includes 16 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Connellsville ...

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

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Fayette County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fayette County: www.fayettepa.org

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 Connellsville.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Connellsville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0137, Longitude: -79.5906     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Connellsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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