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Welcome to Homer City ...

Homer City is located in Indiana County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Homer City has a population of 1,588 people<2> (see below for details).

Homer City is 1,400 feet [427 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Homer City ...

Official Website: www.homercity.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Homer City had an population of 1,588 people. This is a decrease of 6.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.88% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Homer City had a population of 1,707 people. This makes Homer City the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Homer City represents 0.01% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 473rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,707 people, the population of Homer City decreased 7.43% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,844 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Homer City.

Communities near Homer City ...

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

  • Johnstown [Cambria County]
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    • Johnstown [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Homer City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,195 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnstown<5>
  • Indiana [Indiana County]
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    • Indiana [Indiana County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Homer City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,167 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indiana<5>
  • Latrobe [Westmoreland County]
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    • Latrobe [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Homer City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,830 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Latrobe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Latrobe<5>
  • Westmont [Cambria County]
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    • Westmont [Cambria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Homer City
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westmont have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,685 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Blairsville [Indiana County]
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      • Blairsville [Indiana County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Homer City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blairsville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,216 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blairsville<5>
    • Derry [Westmoreland County]
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      • Derry [Westmoreland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Homer City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Derry have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,512 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<5>
    • Nanty Glo [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nanty Glo
      • Nanty Glo [Cambria County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Homer City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,472 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nanty Glo<5>
    • Southmont [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southmont
      • Southmont [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Homer City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southmont have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,076 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southmont
    • Clymer [Indiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clymer
      • Clymer [Indiana County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Homer City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clymer have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,266 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clymer<5>
    • East Conemaugh [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Conemaugh
      • East Conemaugh [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Homer City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Conemaugh have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,104 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Conemaugh

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Homer City ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Homer City: www.homercity.com/

The official website for Indiana County: www.countyofindiana.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 Indiana, 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 Homer City.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Homer City - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Homer City) 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 Homer City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Homer City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Homer City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5397, Longitude: -79.1556    
<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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