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Highland Park, Pennsylvania
(Mifflin County)

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Welcome to Highland Park ...

Highland Park is located in Mifflin County<1>.

Highland Park is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Highland Park lies within the (717) area code.

Communities Also Named Highland Park ...

While we believe that this Highland Park is located in Mifflin County, we know of another 6 Pennsylvania communities named Highland Park. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bucks, Cambria, Cumberland, Delaware, Erie and Northampton County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 96 communities that are also named Highland Park - they are located in Alabama (4), Alaska, Alberta, Arizona (2), California (5), Colorado (4), Connecticut, Florida (5), Georgia (5), Illinois (2), Iowa (2), Kansas (4), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (3), Maine, Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (5), Ohio (6), Oklahoma, Ontario, South Carolina (4), Tennessee (6), Texas, Virginia (8), Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Highland Park.

Communities near Highland Park ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Highland Park.

  • State College [Centre County]
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    • State College [Centre County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Highland Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,366 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for State College<4>
  • Centre Hall [Centre County]
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    • Centre Hall [Centre County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Highland Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,216 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre Hall<4>
  • McClure [Snyder County]
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    • McClure [Snyder County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Highland Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 919 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McClure have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McClure<4>
  • Mifflintown [Juniata County]
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    • Mifflintown [Juniata County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Highland Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 903 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mifflintown<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Port Royal [Juniata County]
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      • Port Royal [Juniata County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Highland Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 900 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Royal<4>
    • Millheim [Centre County]
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      • Millheim [Centre County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Highland Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 876 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millheim have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millheim<4>
    • Thompsontown [Juniata County]
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      • Thompsontown [Juniata County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Highland Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 660 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompsontown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompsontown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thompsontown<4>
    • Mifflin [Juniata County]
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      • Mifflin [Juniata County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Highland Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 606 people
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    • McVeytown [Mifflin County]
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      • McVeytown [Mifflin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Highland Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 330 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McVeytown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McVeytown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McVeytown<4>
    • Milroy [Mifflin County]
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      • Milroy [Mifflin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Highland Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milroy have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milroy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milroy<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Highland Park ...

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

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About Mifflin County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mifflin County: www.co.mifflin.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 Mifflin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Highland Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Highland Park) 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 Highland Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Highland ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Highland Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6216, Longitude: -77.5676    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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