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Welcome to Croft ...

Croft is located in Clearfield County<1>.

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

Croft is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Croft: (814)

Communities Also Named Croft ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Croft: This one is located in Clearfield County and the other is located in Indiana County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 7 communities that are also named Croft - they are located in California, Illinois, Kansas, North Carolina, Nova Scotia and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Croft ...

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

  • Clearfield [Clearfield County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clearfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clearfield
    • Clearfield [Clearfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Croft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,839 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clearfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clearfield<5>
  • Philipsburg [Centre County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Philipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philipsburg
    • Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Croft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,698 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philipsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philipsburg<5>
  • Curwensville [Clearfield County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Curwensville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Curwensville
    • Curwensville [Clearfield County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Croft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,385 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Curwensville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Curwensville<5>
  • Osceola Mills [Clearfield County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osceola Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osceola Mills
    • Osceola Mills [Clearfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Croft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,069 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osceola Mills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osceola Mills<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chester Hill [Clearfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester Hill
      • Chester Hill [Clearfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Croft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 831 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester Hill
    • Houtzdale [Clearfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houtzdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houtzdale
      • Houtzdale [Clearfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Croft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 746 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houtzdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houtzdale<5>
    • South Philipsburg [Centre County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Philipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Philipsburg
      • South Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Croft
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Philipsburg
    • Ramey [Clearfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramey
      • Ramey [Clearfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Croft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 429 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramey
    • Brisbin [Clearfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brisbin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brisbin
      • Brisbin [Clearfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Croft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 388 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brisbin
    • Grampian [Clearfield County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grampian have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grampian
      • Grampian [Clearfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Croft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 325 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grampian
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grampian<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 Croft. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Croft.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Croft ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Clearfield County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clearfield County: www.clearfieldco.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 Clearfield, 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 Croft - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Croft) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Croft. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0789, Longitude: -78.3345       In this case, the coordinates for Croft 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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