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Welcome to Crescent Hills ...

Crescent Hills is located in Allegheny County<1>.

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

Crescent Hills is 1,150 feet [351 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Crescent Hills ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Crescent Hills - it's located in Virginia.

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

Communities near Crescent Hills ...

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

  • Pittsburgh [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsburgh
    • Pittsburgh [Allegheny County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Crescent Hills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 300,286 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsburgh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittsburgh<5>
  • Bethel Park [Allegheny County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel Park
    • Bethel Park [Allegheny County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Crescent Hills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32,345 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethel Park<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 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Crescent Hills
    • 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 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Crescent Hills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,087 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plum<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Crescent Hills
      • 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>
    • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Crescent Hills
      • 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Crescent Hills
      • 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Crescent Hills
      • 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 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Crescent Hills
      • 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 northwest of Crescent Hills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,885 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Park

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 Crescent Hills. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Crescent Hills.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crescent Hills ...

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

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About Allegheny County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Crescent Hills. 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 Crescent Hills - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crescent Hills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crescent Hills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4709, Longitude: -79.8248       In this case, the coordinates for Crescent Hills 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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