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Welcome to Connellsville ...

The city of Connellsville is located in Fayette County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Connellsville has a population of 7,360 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Connellsville is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The ZIP code for Connellsville: 15425<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Connellsville had an population of 7,360 people. This is a decrease of 3.63% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.53% since the 2000 Census).

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 (with a count of 9,146 people).

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

Adding Connellsville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Connellsville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Connellsville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Connellsville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Connellsville on our Genealogy Page.

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.

Communities near Connellsville ...

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

  • Greensburg [Westmoreland County]
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    • Greensburg [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Connellsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,082 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensburg<6>
  • Uniontown [Fayette County]
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    • Uniontown [Fayette County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Connellsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,632 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uniontown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Uniontown<6>
  • Monessen [Westmoreland County]
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    • Monessen [Westmoreland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Connellsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,176 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monessen have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monessen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monessen<6>
  • California [Washington County]
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    • California [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Connellsville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,261 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for California have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on California
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for California<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Donora [Washington County]
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      • Donora [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Connellsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,546 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donora<6>
    • Mount Pleasant [Westmoreland County]
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      • Mount Pleasant [Westmoreland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Connellsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,186 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Pleasant<6>
    • Scottdale [Westmoreland County]
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      • Scottdale [Westmoreland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Connellsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,060 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottdale have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottdale<6>
    • Charleroi [Washington County]
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      • Charleroi [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Connellsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,887 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charleroi
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charleroi<6>
    • Youngwood [Westmoreland County]
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      • Youngwood [Westmoreland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Connellsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,828 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Youngwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Youngwood<6>
    • West Newton [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Newton
      • West Newton [Westmoreland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Connellsville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,464 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Newton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Newton<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 Connellsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Connellsville.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Connellsville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Connellsville. Our list includes 16 papers. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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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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: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Fayette, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Connellsville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Connellsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Connellsville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Connellsville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ConnellsvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Connellsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0176, Longitude: -79.5903    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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