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Welcome to Glass City ...

Glass City is located in Centre County<1>.

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

Glass City is 1,670 feet [509 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Glass City ...

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

  • State College [Centre County]
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    • State College [Centre County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Glass City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 42,160 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on State College
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for State College<5>
  • Clearfield [Clearfield County]
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    • Clearfield [Clearfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Glass City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clearfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,839 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clearfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clearfield<5>
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
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    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Glass City
    • 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<5>
  • Curwensville [Clearfield County]
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    • Curwensville [Clearfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Glass City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Curwensville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,385 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Curwensville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Curwensville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
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      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Glass City
      • 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
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<5>
    • Osceola Mills [Clearfield County]
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      • Osceola Mills [Clearfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Glass City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osceola Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,069 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osceola Mills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osceola Mills<5>
    • Snow Shoe [Centre County]
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      • Snow Shoe [Centre County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Glass City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Shoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 765 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Shoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Shoe<5>
    • Houtzdale [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houtzdale
      • Houtzdale [Clearfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Glass City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houtzdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 746 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houtzdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houtzdale<5>
    • Irvona [Clearfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irvona
      • Irvona [Clearfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Glass City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 611 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irvona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irvona<5>
    • Port Matilda [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Matilda
      • Port Matilda [Centre County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Glass City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Matilda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 587 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Matilda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Matilda<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 Glass City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Glass City.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glass City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Centre County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Glass City. 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 Centre, 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 Glass City - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Glass City) 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 Glass City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Glass City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glass City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8714, Longitude: -78.2150       In this case, the coordinates for Glass City 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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