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Welcome to Dagus Mines ...

Dagus Mines is located in Elk County<1>.

Dagus Mines is 1,900 feet [579 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Dagus Mines: (814)

The ZIP code for Dagus Mines: 15831<3>

Communities near Dagus Mines ...

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

  • Saint Marys [Elk County]
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    • Saint Marys [Elk County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Dagus Mines
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,157 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<6>
  • DuBois [Clearfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for DuBois
    • DuBois [Clearfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Dagus Mines
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,287 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on DuBois
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for DuBois<6>
  • Ridgway [Elk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridgway
    • Ridgway [Elk County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Dagus Mines
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,708 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridgway have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridgway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridgway<6>
  • Johnsonburg [Elk County]
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    • Johnsonburg [Elk County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Dagus Mines
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,264 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnsonburg
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brockway [Jefferson County]
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      • Brockway [Jefferson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Dagus Mines
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,020 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brockway have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brockway
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brockway<6>
    • Falls Creek [Jefferson County]
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      • Falls Creek [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Dagus Mines
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 994 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Falls Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Falls Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Falls Creek<6>
    • Byrnedale [Elk County]
    • Challenge [Elk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Challenge
      • Challenge [Elk County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Dagus Mines
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Challenge
    • Horton City [Elk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horton City
      • Horton City [Elk County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Dagus Mines
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horton City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horton City
    • Scattertown [Elk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scattertown
      • Scattertown [Elk County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Dagus Mines
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scattertown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dagus Mines ...

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

Adding Dagus Mines to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Dagus Mines in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Dagus Mines was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Dagus Mines on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Dagus Mines on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Elk County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Elk County: www.co.elk.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 Elk, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dagus Mines - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Dagus Mines). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Dagus Mines or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 from Point A (ie- Dagus Mines) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dagus Mines. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dagus MinesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dagus Mines. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3537, Longitude: -78.6061    
<5>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.
<6>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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