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Welcome to Jeannette ...

The city of Jeannette is located in Westmoreland County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Jeannette has a population of 9,074 people<2> (see below for details).

Jeannette was established in 1888.

The community of Jeannette is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Jeannette had an population of 9,074 people. This is a decrease of 6.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.83% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jeannette had a population of 9,654 people. This makes Jeannette the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Jeannette represents 0.08% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 75th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9,654 people, the population of Jeannette decreased 9.39% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,654 people).

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

Communities Also Named Jeannette ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Jeannette - they are located in Arkansas, Mississippi, Ontario, Tennessee and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Jeannette.

Communities near Jeannette ...

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

  • Monroeville [Allegheny County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroeville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroeville
    • Monroeville [Allegheny County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Jeannette
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,380 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroeville<6>
  • Plum [Allegheny County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plum have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plum
    • Plum [Allegheny County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Jeannette
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,087 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plum<6>
  • West Mifflin [Allegheny County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Mifflin have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Mifflin
    • West Mifflin [Allegheny County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Jeannette
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,699 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Mifflin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Mifflin<6>
  • Murrysville [Westmoreland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murrysville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murrysville
    • Murrysville [Westmoreland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Jeannette
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,590 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murrysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murrysville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Baldwin [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baldwin have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baldwin
      • Baldwin [Allegheny County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Jeannette
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,554 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin
    • McKeesport [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McKeesport
      • McKeesport [Allegheny County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Jeannette
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,009 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKeesport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKeesport<6>
    • Wilkinsburg [Allegheny County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilkinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilkinsburg
      • Wilkinsburg [Allegheny County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Jeannette
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,292 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilkinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilkinsburg<6>
    • Whitehall [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitehall
      • Whitehall [Allegheny County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Jeannette
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,393 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitehall<6>
    • New Kensington [Westmoreland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Kensington have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Kensington
      • New Kensington [Westmoreland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Jeannette
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,292 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Kensington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Kensington<6>
    • Jefferson Hills [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson Hills
      • Jefferson Hills [Allegheny County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Jeannette
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,101 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson Hills

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jeannette. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Jeannette.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jeannette ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Westmoreland County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Westmoreland County: www.co.westmoreland.pa.us/

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 Westmoreland, 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 Jeannette.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jeannette - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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.
<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- Jeannette) 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 Jeannette. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jeannette

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jeannette. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3288, Longitude: -79.6160    
<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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