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Welcome to Craigsville ...

Craigsville is located in Armstrong County<1>.

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

Craigsville is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Craigsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Craigsville - they are located in South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Craigsville ...

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

  • Butler [Butler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butler
    • Butler [Butler County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Craigsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,885 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler<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 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Craigsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,078 people
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    • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Craigsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,875 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vandergrift<5>
  • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Craigsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,831 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arnold<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • 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 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Craigsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,366 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tarentum<5>
    • Kittanning [Armstrong County]
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      • Kittanning [Armstrong County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Craigsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,722 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kittanning<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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Craigsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,135 people
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      • 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Craigsville
      • 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>
    • Leechburg [Armstrong County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leechburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leechburg
      • Leechburg [Armstrong County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Craigsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,989 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leechburg<5>
    • Freeport [Armstrong County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freeport
      • Freeport [Armstrong County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Craigsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,677 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeport<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 Craigsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Craigsville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Craigsville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Armstrong County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Craigsville. 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 Craigsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Craigsville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Craigsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8523, Longitude: -79.6495       In this case, the coordinates for Craigsville 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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