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Welcome to Dormont ...

Dormont is located in Allegheny County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Dormont has a population of 8,282 people<3> (see below for details).

Dormont is 1,230 feet [375 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Dormont ...

Official Website: www.boro.dormont.pa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dormont had an population of 8,282 people. This is a decrease of 3.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.99% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dormont had a population of 8,593 people. This makes Dormont the county's 15th most populous community.

The population of Dormont represents 0.07% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 89th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,593 people, the population of Dormont decreased 7.65% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,305 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Dormont.

Communities near Dormont ...

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

  • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Dormont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,380 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroeville<6>
  • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Dormont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,087 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plum<6>
  • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Dormont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,699 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Mifflin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Mifflin<6>
  • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Dormont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,590 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murrysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murrysville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McKeesport [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McKeesport
      • McKeesport [Allegheny County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Dormont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,009 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKeesport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKeesport<6>
    • 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Dormont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,292 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilkinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilkinsburg<6>
    • 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Dormont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,885 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Park
    • Washington [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
      • Washington [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Dormont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,433 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<6>
    • New Kensington [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Kensington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Kensington
      • New Kensington [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Dormont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,292 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Kensington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Kensington<6>
    • Jefferson Hills [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson Hills
      • Jefferson Hills [Allegheny County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Dormont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,101 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson Hills

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Page for Dormont ...

Looking for more information about Dormont? 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.

You can learn more by visiting the TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dormont.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Allegheny County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Dormont: www.boro.dormont.pa.us/

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dormont.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dormont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Dormont) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dormont. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dormont

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dormont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3937, Longitude: -80.0362       In this case, the coordinates for Dormont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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