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

The community of Greensburg is the Seat for Westmoreland County.

Westmoreland County was founded February 26, 1773 and was created by taking area from Bedford County.

From the Census Estimates for 2019, <1> Westmoreland had a population of 348,941 people. This is a decrease of 4.44% since the last Census (which gave a population of 365,169 people in 2010).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Westmoreland represented 2.87% of the total population of Pennsylvania.

Below are some of the communities located in Westmoreland County:

  • Arnold
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,790 people
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  • Arona
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 343 people
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  • Avonmore
  • Bolivar
  • Delmont
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,501 people
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  • Derry
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,495 people
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  • Donegal
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 109 people
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  • East Vandergrift
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    • Population from the 2020 Census: 631 people
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    • Export
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 846 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Export have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Greensburg
    • Hunker
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 268 people
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    • Hyde Park
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 467 people
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    • Irwin
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,716 people
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    • Jeannette
    • Latrobe
    • Laurel Mountain
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 153 people
      • Laurel Mountain has also been known as:
      • Laurel Mountain Park
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    • Ligonier
    • Lower Burrell
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,997 people
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    • Madison
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 363 people
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    • Manor
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,322 people
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    • Monessen
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,176 people
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    • Mount Pleasant
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,186 people
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    • Murrysville
    • New Alexandria
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 522 people
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    • New Florence
    • New Kensington
    • New Stanton
    • North Belle Vernon
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,842 people
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    • North Irwin
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 780 people
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    • Oklahoma
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 739 people
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    • Penn
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 461 people
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    • Scottdale
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,060 people
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    • Seward
    • Smithton
    • South Greensburg
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,977 people
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    • Southwest Greensburg
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,002 people
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    • Sutersville
    • Vandergrift
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,832 people
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    • West Leechburg
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,211 people
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    • West Newton
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      • 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Youngstown
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      • Population from the 2020 Census: 302 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Youngstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Youngwood

Websites of Interest ...

  • Of Special Interest ...
    • The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.
    • At this time (Dec 2022), GenDisasters website is currently offline due to a hacker attack. Hopefully they will be back soon.

Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2010 Census and the next count will be for the 2020 Census.
<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>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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