RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Jollytown, Pennsylvania

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other PA
Communities

















Welcome to Jollytown ...

Jollytown is located in Greene County<1>.

Jollytown is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Jollytown: (724) and (874)<3>

Adding Jollytown to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Jollytown in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Jollytown elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Jollytown on a Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

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

Communities near Jollytown ...

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

  • Fairmont [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmont
    • Fairmont [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Jollytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,388 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmont<5>
  • Westover [Monongalia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westover
    • Westover [Monongalia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Jollytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,173 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westover have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westover<5>
  • Waynesburg [Greene County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesburg
    • Waynesburg [Greene County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Jollytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,965 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waynesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesburg<5>
  • Granville [Monongalia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Granville
    • Granville [Monongalia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Jollytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,140 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mannington [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mannington
      • Mannington [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Jollytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,023 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mannington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mannington<5>
    • Star City [Monongalia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Star City
      • Star City [Monongalia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Jollytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,948 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Star City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Star City
    • Fairchance [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairchance
      • Fairchance [Fayette County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Jollytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,886 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairchance have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairchance
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairchance<5>
    • Barrackville [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barrackville
      • Barrackville [Marion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Jollytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,279 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barrackville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barrackville
    • Monongah [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monongah
      • Monongah [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Jollytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,149 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monongah have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monongah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monongah<5>
    • Rivesville [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rivesville
      • Rivesville [Marion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Jollytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 903 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rivesville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rivesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rivesville<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jollytown ...

Looking for more information about Jollytown? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Jollytown, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Jollytown.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community in Pennsylvania

About Greene County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Greene County: www.county.greenepa.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 Greene, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jollytown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (874) is an overlay for area code (724).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Jollytown) 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 Jollytown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jollytown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jollytown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7285, Longitude: -80.3238    
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 04 May 2021