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Welcome to Cooks Summit ...

Cooks Summit is located in Armstrong County<1>.

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

Cooks Summit is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Cooks Summit ...

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

  • Plum [Allegheny County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plum have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plum
    • Plum [Allegheny County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Cooks Summit
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,087 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plum<5>
  • New Kensington [Westmoreland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Kensington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Kensington
    • New Kensington [Westmoreland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Cooks Summit
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,292 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Kensington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Kensington<5>
  • Lower Burrell [Westmoreland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Burrell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower Burrell
    • Lower Burrell [Westmoreland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Cooks Summit
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,078 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Burrell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lower Burrell<5>
  • Vandergrift [Westmoreland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vandergrift have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vandergrift
    • Vandergrift [Westmoreland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Cooks Summit
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,875 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vandergrift
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vandergrift<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arnold [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arnold have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arnold
      • Arnold [Westmoreland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Cooks Summit
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,831 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arnold
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arnold<5>
    • Tarentum [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tarentum have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tarentum
      • Tarentum [Allegheny County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Cooks Summit
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,366 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tarentum
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tarentum<5>
    • Kittanning [Armstrong County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kittanning
      • Kittanning [Armstrong County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Cooks Summit
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,722 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kittanning
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kittanning<5>
    • Springdale [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springdale
      • Springdale [Allegheny County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Cooks Summit
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,288 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springdale<5>
    • Brackenridge [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brackenridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brackenridge
      • Brackenridge [Allegheny County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Cooks Summit
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,135 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brackenridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brackenridge<5>
    • Ford City [Armstrong County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ford City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ford City
      • Ford City [Armstrong County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Cooks Summit
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,764 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ford City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ford City<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 Cooks Summit. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cooks Summit.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cooks Summit ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Armstrong, 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 Cooks Summit - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Cooks Summit) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cooks Summit. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7067, Longitude: -79.5395       In this case, the coordinates for Cooks Summit 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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