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Welcome to Hollidaysburg ...

Hollidaysburg is located in Blair County<1> and is the County Seat for Blair County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hollidaysburg has a population of 5,674 people<2> (see below for details).

Hollidaysburg is 1,020 feet [311 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Hollidaysburg is within the (814) area code.

Websites for Hollidaysburg ...

Official Website:   www.hollidaysburgpa.org/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.blairchamber.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hollidaysburg had an population of 5,674 people. This is a decrease of 2.02% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.7% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hollidaysburg had a population of 5,791 people. This makes Hollidaysburg the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Hollidaysburg represents 0.05% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 159th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,791 people, the population of Hollidaysburg increased 7.88% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,368 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hollidaysburg.

Communities near Hollidaysburg ...

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

  • Altoona [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Hollidaysburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,364 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<5>
  • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntingdon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntingdon
    • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Hollidaysburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,937 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntingdon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntingdon<5>
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyrone
    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Hollidaysburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,139 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyrone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<5>
  • Ebensburg [Cambria County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ebensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ebensburg
    • Ebensburg [Cambria County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Hollidaysburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,054 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ebensburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ebensburg<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Roaring Spring [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roaring Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roaring Spring
      • Roaring Spring [Blair County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Hollidaysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,436 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roaring Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roaring Spring<5>
    • Portage [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portage
      • Portage [Cambria County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Hollidaysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,383 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portage
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portage<5>
    • Martinsburg [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martinsburg
      • Martinsburg [Blair County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Hollidaysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,836 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsburg<5>
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellwood
      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Hollidaysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,751 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<5>
    • Patton [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Patton
      • Patton [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Hollidaysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,598 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Patton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Patton<5>
    • Cresson [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cresson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cresson
      • Cresson [Cambria County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Hollidaysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,553 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cresson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cresson<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 Hollidaysburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hollidaysburg.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hollidaysburg. Our list includes 11 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hollidaysburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hollidaysburg ...

Looking for more information about Hollidaysburg? 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 Hollidaysburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hollidaysburg.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hollidaysburg: www.hollidaysburgpa.org/

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 Blair, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hollidaysburg.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hollidaysburg - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Hollidaysburg) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Hollidaysburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hollidaysburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hollidaysburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4294, Longitude: -78.3899    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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