A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Hillside ...
The location of Hillside has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Hillside is 1,150 feet [351 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Hillside lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities Also Named Hillside ...
While we believe that this Hillside is located in Westmoreland County, we know of another 4 Pennsylvania communities named Hillside. Those communities are located in the following counties: Lehigh, Luzerne, Montgomery and Schuylkill County.
Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 55 communities that are also named Hillside - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado (2), Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (3), Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (5), Nova Scotia (3), Ontario, Oregon, Quebec, South Carolina (3), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah (2), Washington and Wisconsin (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hillside.
Communities near Hillside ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hillside.
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 Hillside. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hillside.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hillside. 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 Hillside.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hillside. See our Newspapers Page for Hillside.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hillside ...
Looking for more information about Hillside? 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 Hillside, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Hillside.
Adding Hillside to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Hillside 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 Hillside was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hillside on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hillside. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Westmoreland County: www.co.westmoreland.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