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Welcome to Huntingdon ...
The location of Huntingdon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Huntingdon has a population of 6,931 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Huntingdon.
Huntingdon is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Huntingdon lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Huntingdon is within the (814) area code.
Websites for Huntingdon ...
Official Website: www.huntingdonboro.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Huntingdon had an population of 6,931 people. This is a decrease of 2.28% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.19% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Huntingdon had a population of 7,093 people (which is 15.45% of the total population of Huntingdon County). This makes Huntingdon the county's most populous community.
The population of Huntingdon represents 0.06% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 119th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 7,093 people, the population of Huntingdon increased 2.53% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,918 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Huntingdon.
Communities Also Named Huntingdon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Huntingdon - they are located in British Columbia, Quebec and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Huntingdon.
Communities near Huntingdon ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Huntingdon.
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 Huntingdon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Huntingdon.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Huntingdon. 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 Huntingdon.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Huntingdon. Our list includes 60 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Huntingdon.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Huntingdon ...
Looking for more information about Huntingdon? 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 Huntingdon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Huntingdon.
Adding Huntingdon to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Huntingdon 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 Huntingdon was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Huntingdon on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Huntingdon on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Huntingdon: www.huntingdonboro.com/
The official website for Huntingdon County: www.huntingdoncounty.net/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022