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Welcome to Grant City ...

Grant City is located in Lawrence County<1>.

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

Grant City is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Grant City: (724) and (874)<4>

Communities Also Named Grant City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Grant City - they are located in Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico and New York.

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

Communities near Grant City ...

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

  • New Castle [Lawrence County]
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    • New Castle [Lawrence County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Grant City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,618 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<6>
  • Butler [Butler County]
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    • Butler [Butler County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Grant City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,885 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler<6>
  • Beaver Falls [Beaver County]
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    • Beaver Falls [Beaver County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Grant City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,332 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaver Falls<6>
  • Ellwood City [Lawrence County]
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    • Ellwood City [Lawrence County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Grant City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,286 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellwood City<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Brighton [Beaver County]
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      • New Brighton [Beaver County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Grant City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,679 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Brighton 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 New Brighton<6>
    • Zelienople [Butler County]
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      • Zelienople [Butler County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Grant City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,603 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Zelienople 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 Zelienople<6>
    • Slippery Rock [Butler County]
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      • Slippery Rock [Butler County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Grant City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slippery Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slippery Rock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slippery Rock<6>
    • New Wilmington [Lawrence County]
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      • New Wilmington [Lawrence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Grant City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Wilmington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Wilmington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Wilmington<6>
    • Mercer [Mercer County]
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      • Mercer [Mercer County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Grant City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,882 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercer<6>
    • Big Beaver [Beaver County]
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      • Big Beaver [Beaver County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Grant City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,857 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Beaver have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Beaver

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grant City ...

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

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About Lawrence County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lawrence County: www.co.lawrence.pa.us/

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 Lawrence, 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 Grant City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (874) is an overlay for area code (724).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Grant 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 Grant City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grant City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grant City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9881, Longitude: -80.1712       In this case, the coordinates for Grant City 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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