A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Curtis Hills, Pennsylvania
Although we found mention of Curtis Hills during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Curtis Hills was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
One piece of information that we would especially like to find is the location (ie- GPS coordinates) of Curtis Hills. If you can help us locate Curtis Hills, please Contact Us.
Various Identification Codes ...
FIPS Codes ...
In a past effort, various federal agencies created a set of codes with a purpose similar to the GNIS codes. These codes are called the Federal Information Processing Standard (or the FIPS 55 codes). Although they are still used by some organizations, the FIPS codes are obsolete and will ultimately be replaced by the GNIS codes.
The following FIPS codes apply to Curtis Hills:
Since the Place and County FIPS codes are not unique and can be repeated in other States, it's necessary to combine the State code with the Place and County FIPS codes to uniquely identify them - for example:
Regional Codes ...
For statistical purposes, the US Census Bureau has divided the country into four Regions. Curtis Hills is located in Region #1 (the Northeast Region).
In turn, the US Census Bureau has further divided each Region into Divisions. Curtis Hills is located in Division #2 (the Middle Atlantic Division).
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has created ten Federal Regions. Curtis Hills is located in Region III (Region 3).
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has created ten Management Regions. Curtis Hills is located in Region III (Region 3).
Referenced FIPS Records ...
FIPS Code: 42/17808 (Place Name: Curtis Hills)
County: Montgomery (FIPS State/County: 42/091)
Identifies a populated place (ie- Curtis Hills) that is wholly or substantially located outside the boundaries of any incorporated place or CDP (Census Designated Place) that has an authoritative common name recognized by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
MSA Code: 6160
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Montgomery County: www.montcopa.org/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)
The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
The official website of the U.S. Census Bureau
The official website of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
The official website of the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
This page was last modified: 27 Sep 2020