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Deer Lake, Pennsylvania
(Fayette County)

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The location of Deer Lake

Welcome to Deer Lake ...

Deer Lake is located in Fayette County.

The location of Deer Lake has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Deer Lake: Deer Lk.

Deer Lake is 1,970 feet [600 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near Deer Lake ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Deer Lake and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Brownsville   [Map]   2,249   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Connellsville   [Map]   7,368   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Dunbar   [Map]   998   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Everson   [Map]   764   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Masontown   [Map]   3,322   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Perryopolis   [Map]   1,701   NW   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Deer Lake.

Communities Also Named Deer Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Deer Lake: This one is located in Fayette County and the other is located in Schuylkill County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 11 communities that are also named Deer Lake - they are located in Illinois, Michigan (3), New Brunswick, New Mexico, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario (2) and Washington.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Deer Lake. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Deer Lake. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Deer Lake.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Deer Lake:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Deer Lake ...

Looking for more information about Deer Lake? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Deer Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Deer Lake) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Deer Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8501, Longitude: -79.5892     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Deer Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Deer Lake.

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