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Welcome to Conway ...

Conway is located in Beaver County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Conway has a population of 2,067 people<3> (see below for details).

Conway is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Conway ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.bcchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Conway, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Conway had an population of 2,067 people. This is a decrease of 5.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.74% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Conway had a population of 2,176 people. This makes Conway the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Conway represents 0.02% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 404th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,176 people, the population of Conway decreased 4.98% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,290 people).

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

Communities Also Named Conway ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Conway - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Washington.

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

Communities near Conway ...

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

  • Franklin Park [Allegheny County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin Park
    • Franklin Park [Allegheny County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Conway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,885 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Park
  • East Liverpool [Columbiana County]
  • Beaver Falls [Beaver County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Falls
    • Beaver Falls [Beaver County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Conway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,332 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaver Falls<6>
  • Bellevue [Allegheny County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellevue have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellevue
    • Bellevue [Allegheny County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Conway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,036 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellevue
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellevue<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Carnegie [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carnegie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carnegie
      • Carnegie [Allegheny County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,806 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carnegie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carnegie<6>
    • Ellwood City [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellwood City
      • Ellwood City [Lawrence County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,286 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellwood City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellwood City<6>
    • Ambridge [Beaver County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ambridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ambridge
      • Ambridge [Beaver County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,601 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ambridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ambridge<6>
    • West View [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West View
      • West View [Allegheny County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,516 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West View
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West View<6>
    • McKees Rocks [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McKees Rocks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McKees Rocks
      • McKees Rocks [Allegheny County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,855 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKees Rocks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKees Rocks<6>
    • Crafton [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crafton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crafton
      • Crafton [Allegheny County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Conway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,770 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crafton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crafton<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 Conway. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Conway.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Conway ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Beaver County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Beaver County: www.co.beaver.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 Beaver, 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 Conway.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Conway - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Conway) 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 Conway. 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 Conway

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Conway. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6667, Longitude: -80.2378       In this case, the coordinates for Conway 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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