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Welcome to Gum Stump ...

Gum Stump is located in Centre County<1>.

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

Gum Stump is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Gum Stump ...

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

  • State College [Centre County]
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    • State College [Centre County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Gum Stump
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,366 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for State College<5>
  • Bellefonte [Centre County]
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    • Bellefonte [Centre County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Gum Stump
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,188 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellefonte<5>
  • Philipsburg [Centre County]
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    • Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Gum Stump
    • 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>
  • Centre Hall [Centre County]
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    • Centre Hall [Centre County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Gum Stump
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,216 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre Hall<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Milesburg [Centre County]
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      • Milesburg [Centre County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Gum Stump
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,064 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milesburg<5>
    • Snow Shoe [Centre County]
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      • Snow Shoe [Centre County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Gum Stump
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 758 people
      • 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Shoe<5>
    • Howard [Centre County]
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      • Howard [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Gum Stump
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 728 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard 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 Howard<5>
    • Beech Creek [Clinton County]
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      • Beech Creek [Clinton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Gum Stump
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 685 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beech Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beech Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beech Creek<5>
    • Port Matilda [Centre County]
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      • Port Matilda [Centre County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Gum Stump
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Matilda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Matilda<5>
    • Unionville [Centre County]
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      • Unionville [Centre County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Gum Stump
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 287 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Unionville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Unionville<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 Gum Stump. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gum Stump.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gum Stump ...

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

Adding Gum Stump to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Gum Stump in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

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

We also found Gum Stump on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Gum Stump on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Centre County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gum Stump. 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 Gum Stump - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gum Stump) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gum Stump. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9803, Longitude: -77.8494       In this case, the coordinates for Gum Stump 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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