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Welcome to Irvona ...

Irvona is located in Clearfield County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Irvona has a population of 608 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Irvona.

Irvona is 1,380 feet [421 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Irvona is within the (814) area code.

The ZIP code for Irvona: 16656<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Irvona had an population of 608 people. This is a decrease of 6.03% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.59% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Irvona had a population of 647 people. This makes Irvona the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 647 people, the population of Irvona decreased 4.85% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 680 people).

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

Communities near Irvona ...

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

  • Altoona [Blair County]
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    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Irvona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,989 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<6>
  • Clearfield [Clearfield County]
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    • Clearfield [Clearfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Irvona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,784 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clearfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clearfield<6>
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
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    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Irvona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,095 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<6>
  • Northern Cambria [Cambria County]
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    • Northern Cambria [Cambria County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Irvona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,456 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northern Cambria have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Philipsburg [Centre County]
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      • Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Irvona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,678 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Philipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philipsburg<6>
    • Barnesboro [Cambria County]
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      • Barnesboro [Cambria County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Irvona
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Curwensville [Clearfield County]
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      • Curwensville [Clearfield County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Irvona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,359 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Curwensville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Curwensville<6>
    • Spangler [Cambria County]
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      • Spangler [Cambria County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Irvona
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    • Bellwood [Blair County]
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      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Irvona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,751 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<6>
    • Patton [Cambria County]
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      • Patton [Cambria County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Irvona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,576 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Patton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Patton<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Irvona ...

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

Adding Irvona to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Irvona 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 Irvona was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Irvona on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Irvona on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Clearfield County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Irvona. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Clearfield County: www.clearfieldco.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 Clearfield, 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 Irvona.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Irvona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Irvona). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Irvona or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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- Irvona) 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 Irvona. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from IrvonaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Irvona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7752, Longitude: -78.5526    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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