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Welcome to Goss Run Junction ...

Goss Run Junction is located in Clearfield County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Goss Run Junction: Goss Run Jct. (or less commonly used: Goss Run Jctn.)

Goss Run Junction is 1,490 feet [454 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Goss Run Junction is located in the (814) area code.

Communities near Goss Run Junction ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Goss Run Junction.

  • Clearfield [Clearfield County]
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    • Clearfield [Clearfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Goss Run Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,784 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clearfield<5>
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
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    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Goss Run Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,095 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<5>
  • Philipsburg [Centre County]
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    • Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Goss Run Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,678 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Philipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philipsburg<5>
  • Curwensville [Clearfield County]
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    • Curwensville [Clearfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Goss Run Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,359 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Curwensville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
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      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Goss Run Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,751 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 northeast of Goss Run Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,058 people
      • 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.
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    • Chester Hill [Clearfield County]
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      • Chester Hill [Clearfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Goss Run Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 820 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Houtzdale [Clearfield County]
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      • Houtzdale [Clearfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Goss Run Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 739 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houtzdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houtzdale<5>
    • Irvona [Clearfield County]
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      • Irvona [Clearfield County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Goss Run Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 602 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irvona<5>
    • Port Matilda [Centre County]
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      • Port Matilda [Centre County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Goss Run Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 582 people
      • 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.
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      • 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 Goss Run Junction. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Goss Run Junction.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Goss Run Junction ...

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

Adding Goss Run Junction to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Goss Run Junction in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Goss Run Junction was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Goss Run Junction on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Goss Run Junction on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Clearfield County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clearfield County: www.clearfieldco.org/

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 Clearfield, 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 Goss Run Junction - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Goss Run Junction) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Goss Run Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8320, Longitude: -78.3322       In this case, the coordinates for Goss Run Junction 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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