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Welcome to Hermitage ...
The location of Hermitage has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hermitage has a population of 15,485 people<3> (see below for details).
Hermitage was established in 1796.
The community of Hermitage is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Hermitage lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Hermitage: (724) and (874)<5>
Websites for Hermitage ...
Official Website: www.hermitage.net/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hermitage had an population of 15,485 people. This is a decrease of 4.53% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.16% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hermitage had a population of 16,220 people (which is 13.91% of the total population of Mercer County). This makes Hermitage the county's most populous community.
The population of Hermitage represents 0.13% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 35th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 16,220 people, the population of Hermitage has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 16,157 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hermitage.
Communities Also Named Hermitage ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Hermitage - they are located in Arkansas (2), California, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana (2), Maryland, Missouri, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (2), Prince Edward Island, Tennessee, Texas, Utah (2) and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hermitage.
Communities near Hermitage ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hermitage.
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 Hermitage. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hermitage.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hermitage. 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 Hermitage.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hermitage. See our Newspapers Page for Hermitage.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hermitage ...
Looking for more information about Hermitage? 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 Hermitage, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hermitage.
Adding Hermitage to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Hermitage 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 Hermitage was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Hermitage on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hermitage on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Hermitage: www.hermitage.net/
The official website for Mercer County: www.mcc.co.mercer.pa.us/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022