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Welcome to Elderton ...

Elderton is located in Armstrong County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Elderton has a population of 335 people<3> (see below for details).

Elderton is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Elderton had an population of 335 people. This is a decrease of 5.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.42% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Elderton had a population of 356 people. This makes Elderton the county's 14th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 356 people, the population of Elderton has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 358 people).

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

Communities Also Named Elderton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Elderton - it's located in California.

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

Communities near Elderton ...

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

  • Indiana [Indiana County]
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    • Indiana [Indiana County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Elderton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,167 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indiana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indiana<6>
  • Vandergrift [Westmoreland County]
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    • Vandergrift [Westmoreland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Elderton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vandergrift have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,875 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vandergrift
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vandergrift<6>
  • Kittanning [Armstrong County]
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    • Kittanning [Armstrong County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Elderton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,722 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kittanning
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kittanning<6>
  • Blairsville [Indiana County]
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    • Blairsville [Indiana County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Elderton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blairsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,216 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blairsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blairsville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ford City [Armstrong County]
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      • Ford City [Armstrong County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Elderton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ford City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,764 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ford City<6>
    • Leechburg [Armstrong County]
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      • Leechburg [Armstrong County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Elderton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,989 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leechburg<6>
    • Freeport [Armstrong County]
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      • Freeport [Armstrong County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Elderton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,677 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeport<6>
    • Homer City [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Homer City
      • Homer City [Indiana County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Elderton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,588 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Homer City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Homer City<6>
    • Apollo [Armstrong County]
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      • Apollo [Armstrong County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Elderton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Apollo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,523 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apollo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Apollo<6>
    • Clymer [Indiana County]
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      • Clymer [Indiana County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Elderton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clymer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,266 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clymer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clymer<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 Elderton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Elderton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elderton ...

Looking for more information about Elderton? 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 Elderton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Elderton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Armstrong County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Elderton. 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 Armstrong, 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 Elderton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elderton - 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 from Point A (ie- Elderton) 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 Elderton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Elderton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elderton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6970, Longitude: -79.3425       In this case, the coordinates for Elderton 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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