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Welcome to Creighton ...

Creighton is located in Allegheny County<1>.

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

Creighton is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Creighton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Creighton - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Ontario (3), Saskatchewan and South Dakota.

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

Communities near Creighton ...

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

  • Pittsburgh [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsburgh
    • Pittsburgh [Allegheny County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Creighton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 300,286 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsburgh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittsburgh<5>
  • Monroeville [Allegheny County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroeville
    • Monroeville [Allegheny County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Creighton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,380 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroeville<5>
  • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Creighton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,087 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plum<5>
  • West Mifflin [Allegheny County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Mifflin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Mifflin
    • West Mifflin [Allegheny County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Creighton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,699 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Mifflin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Mifflin<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Murrysville [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murrysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murrysville
      • Murrysville [Westmoreland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Creighton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,590 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murrysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murrysville<5>
    • Baldwin [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baldwin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baldwin
      • Baldwin [Allegheny County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Creighton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,554 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin
    • McKeesport [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McKeesport
      • McKeesport [Allegheny County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Creighton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,009 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKeesport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKeesport<5>
    • Wilkinsburg [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilkinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilkinsburg
      • Wilkinsburg [Allegheny County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Creighton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,292 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilkinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilkinsburg<5>
    • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Creighton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,885 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Park
    • Whitehall [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitehall
      • Whitehall [Allegheny County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Creighton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,393 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitehall<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 Creighton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Creighton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Creighton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Allegheny County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Allegheny County: www.county.allegheny.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 Allegheny, 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 Creighton - 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 from Point A (ie- Creighton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Creighton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5873, Longitude: -79.7784       In this case, the coordinates for Creighton 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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