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Welcome to Duncansville ...

Duncansville is located in Blair County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Duncansville has a population of 1,163 people<3> (see below for details).

Duncansville is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Duncansville is within the boundaries of the (814) area code.

Websites for Duncansville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.blairchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Duncansville, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Duncansville had an population of 1,163 people. This is a decrease of 5.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.06% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Duncansville had a population of 1,233 people. This makes Duncansville the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,233 people, the population of Duncansville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,238 people).

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

Communities near Duncansville ...

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

  • Altoona [Blair County]
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    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Duncansville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,364 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<6>
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
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    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Duncansville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,139 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyrone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<6>
  • Ebensburg [Cambria County]
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    • Ebensburg [Cambria County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Duncansville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ebensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,054 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ebensburg<6>
  • Roaring Spring [Blair County]
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    • Roaring Spring [Blair County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Duncansville
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roaring Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,436 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roaring Spring<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Portage [Cambria County]
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      • Portage [Cambria County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Duncansville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,383 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portage<6>
    • Martinsburg [Blair County]
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      • Martinsburg [Blair County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Duncansville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,836 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsburg<6>
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
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      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Duncansville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,751 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<6>
    • Patton [Cambria County]
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      • Patton [Cambria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Duncansville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,598 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Patton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Patton<6>
    • Cresson [Cambria County]
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      • Cresson [Cambria County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Duncansville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cresson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,553 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cresson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cresson<6>
    • Gallitzin [Cambria County]
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      • Gallitzin [Cambria County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Duncansville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallitzin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,534 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallitzin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallitzin<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Duncansville ...

Looking for more information about Duncansville? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Duncansville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Duncansville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Blair County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Blair, 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 Duncansville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Duncansville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Duncansville) 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 Duncansville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Duncansville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duncansville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4254, Longitude: -78.4281       In this case, the coordinates for Duncansville 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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