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Welcome to Emporium ...

Emporium is located in Cameron County<1> and is the County Seat for Cameron County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Emporium has a population of 1,816 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Emporium.

Emporium is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Emporium: (814)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Emporium had an population of 1,816 people. This is a decrease of 12.4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 28.11% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Emporium had a population of 2,073 people (which is 40.77% of the total population of Cameron County). This makes Emporium the county's most populous community.

The population of Emporium represents 0.02% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 421st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,073 people, the population of Emporium decreased 17.93% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,526 people).

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

Communities near Emporium ...

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

  • Saint Marys [Elk County]
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    • Saint Marys [Elk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Emporium
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,260 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Marys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Marys
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marys<6>
  • Austin [Potter County]
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    • Austin [Potter County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Emporium
    • Estimated population in 2019: 531 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Austin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Austin<6>
  • Driftwood [Cameron County]
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    • Driftwood [Cameron County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Emporium
    • Estimated population in 2019: 58 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Driftwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Driftwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Driftwood<6>
  • Gardeau [McKean County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gardeau
    • Gardeau [McKean County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Emporium
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Huntley [Cameron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntley
      • Huntley [Cameron County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Emporium
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    • Crosby [McKean County]
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      • Crosby [McKean County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Emporium
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    • Inez [Potter County]
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      • Inez [Potter County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Emporium
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inez
    • Byrnedale [Elk County]
    • Coudersport [Potter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coudersport
      • Coudersport [Potter County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the northeast of Emporium
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,404 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coudersport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coudersport<6>
    • Port Allegany [McKean County]
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      • Port Allegany [McKean County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the north of Emporium
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,998 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Allegany have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Allegany
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Allegany<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 Emporium. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Emporium.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Emporium. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Emporium.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Emporium ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cameron County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Emporium. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5103, Longitude: -78.2414       In this case, the coordinates for Emporium 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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