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Welcome to Dotter ...

Dotter is located in Venango County<1>.

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

Dotter is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Dotter ...

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

  • Oil City [Venango County]
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    • Oil City [Venango County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Dotter
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,618 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oil City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oil City<5>
  • Franklin [Venango County]
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    • Franklin [Venango County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Dotter
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,013 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<5>
  • Clarion [Clarion County]
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    • Clarion [Clarion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Dotter
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,707 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarion<5>
  • Sugarcreek [Venango County]
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    • Sugarcreek [Venango County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Dotter
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,904 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sugarcreek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Slippery Rock [Butler County]
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      • Slippery Rock [Butler County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Dotter
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slippery Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slippery Rock<5>
    • Knox [Clarion County]
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      • Knox [Clarion County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Dotter
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,069 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knox have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knox
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knox<5>
    • Chicora [Butler County]
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      • Chicora [Butler County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Dotter
      • Estimated population in 2019: 957 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chicora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chicora<5>
    • East Brady [Clarion County]
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      • East Brady [Clarion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Dotter
      • Estimated population in 2019: 906 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Brady have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Brady
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Brady<5>
    • Rimersburg [Clarion County]
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      • Rimersburg [Clarion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Dotter
      • Estimated population in 2019: 881 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rimersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rimersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rimersburg<5>
    • Harrisville [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisville
      • Harrisville [Butler County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Dotter
      • Estimated population in 2019: 858 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisville<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 Dotter. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dotter.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dotter ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Venango County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Venango County: www.co.venango.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 Venango, 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 Dotter - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dotter) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dotter. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2117, Longitude: -79.7228       In this case, the coordinates for Dotter 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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