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East Conemaugh is located in Cambria County<1>.

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

While we don't have a date for the founding of East Conemaugh, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1956.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, East Conemaugh has a population of 1,103 people<3> (see below for details).

East Conemaugh is 1,300 feet [396 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

East Conemaugh is within the (814) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, East Conemaugh had an population of 1,103 people. This is a decrease of 9.59% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.56% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, East Conemaugh had a population of 1,220 people. This makes East Conemaugh the county's 16th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,220 people, the population of East Conemaugh decreased 5.5% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,291 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for East Conemaugh.

Communities near East Conemaugh ...

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

  • Windber
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
  • Ebensburg
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast)
  • Nanty Glo
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
  • Portage
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the east)
  • Geistown
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geistown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geistown
    • Geistown is located in Cambria County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,242 people
  • Homer City
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
  • Cresson
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
  • Ligonier
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the west)
  • Ferndale
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ferndale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ferndale
    • Ferndale is located in Cambria County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,474 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ferndale <5>
  • Loretto
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast)

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Conemaugh ...

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

Adding East Conemaugh to Our Gazetteer ...

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

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for East Conemaugh was on a map titled Road Map for Pennsylvania (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details, see References and Mentions for East Conemaugh.

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

The official website for Cambria County:

The official website for State of Pennsylvania:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Cambria, 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 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 East Conemaugh.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around East Conemaugh - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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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