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Welcome to Huntingdon ...

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

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 6,937 people<3> (see below for details).

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 lies 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 6,937 people. This is a decrease of 2.2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.27% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Huntingdon had a population of 7,093 people (or 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 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 (which had 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.

  • Altoona [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Huntingdon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,364 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<6>
  • Hollidaysburg [Blair County]
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyrone
    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Huntingdon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,139 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyrone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<6>
  • Mount Union [Huntingdon County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Union
    • Mount Union [Huntingdon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Huntingdon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,339 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Union
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Union<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellwood
      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Huntingdon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,751 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<6>
    • Todd [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Todd
      • Todd [Huntingdon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Huntingdon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Todd
    • Williamsburg [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
      • Williamsburg [Blair County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Huntingdon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,177 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<6>
    • Mapleton [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mapleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mapleton
      • Mapleton [Huntingdon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Huntingdon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 414 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mapleton
    • Orbisonia [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orbisonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orbisonia
      • Orbisonia [Huntingdon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Huntingdon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 403 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orbisonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orbisonia<6>
    • Rockhill [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockhill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockhill
      • Rockhill [Huntingdon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Huntingdon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 362 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockhill

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Huntingdon County

About Pennsylvania

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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Huntingdon, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Huntingdon.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Huntingdon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Huntingdon) 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 Huntingdon. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Huntingdon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Huntingdon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4945, Longitude: -78.0231       In this case, the coordinates for Huntingdon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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