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Welcome to Couchtown ...

Couchtown is located in Perry County<1>.

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

Couchtown is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Couchtown: (717)

Communities near Couchtown ...

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

  • Carlisle [Cumberland County]
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    • Carlisle [Cumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Couchtown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,198 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<5>
  • Lewistown [Mifflin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewistown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewistown
    • Lewistown [Mifflin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Couchtown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,125 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewistown<5>
  • Shippensburg [Cumberland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shippensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shippensburg
    • Shippensburg [Cumberland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Couchtown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,565 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shippensburg<5>
  • Newville [Cumberland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newville
    • Newville [Cumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Couchtown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,347 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bloomfield [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomfield
      • Bloomfield [Allegheny County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Couchtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,256 people
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    • Mifflintown [Juniata County]
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      • Mifflintown [Juniata County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Couchtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 911 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mifflintown<5>
    • Port Royal [Juniata County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Royal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Royal
      • Port Royal [Juniata County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Couchtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 908 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Royal<5>
    • Mifflin [Juniata County]
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      • Mifflin [Juniata County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Couchtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 620 people
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    • Juniata Terrace [Mifflin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Juniata Terrace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Juniata Terrace
      • Juniata Terrace [Mifflin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Couchtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 535 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Juniata Terrace
    • Newburg [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburg
      • Newburg [Cumberland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Couchtown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 335 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newburg<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 Couchtown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Couchtown.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Couchtown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Perry County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Perry County: www.perryco.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 Perry, 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 Couchtown - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Couchtown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Couchtown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3245, Longitude: -77.4622       In this case, the coordinates for Couchtown 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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