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Welcome to Klingerstown ...

Klingerstown is located in Schuylkill County<1>.

The location of Klingerstown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Klingerstown is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Klingerstown ...

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

  • Sunbury [Northumberland County]
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    • Sunbury [Northumberland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Klingerstown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,322 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunbury<5>
  • Shamokin [Northumberland County]
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    • Shamokin [Northumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Klingerstown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,909 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shamokin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shamokin<5>
  • Selinsgrove [Snyder County]
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    • Selinsgrove [Snyder County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Klingerstown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,913 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selinsgrove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selinsgrove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selinsgrove<5>
  • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County]
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    • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Klingerstown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,708 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Carmel<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Northumberland [Northumberland County]
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      • Northumberland [Northumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Klingerstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,570 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northumberland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northumberland<5>
    • Kulpmont [Northumberland County]
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      • Kulpmont [Northumberland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Klingerstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,735 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kulpmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kulpmont<5>
    • Ashland [Schuylkill County]
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      • Ashland [Schuylkill County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Klingerstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,668 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>
    • Millersburg [Dauphin County]
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      • Millersburg [Dauphin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Klingerstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,514 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersburg<5>
    • Pine Grove [Schuylkill County]
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      • Pine Grove [Schuylkill County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Klingerstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,054 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pine Grove<5>
    • Lykens [Dauphin County]
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      • Lykens [Dauphin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Klingerstown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,771 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lykens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lykens<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 Klingerstown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Klingerstown.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Klingerstown ...

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

Adding Klingerstown to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Schuylkill County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Schuylkill County: www.co.schuylkill.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 Schuylkill, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Klingerstown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Klingerstown) 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 Klingerstown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KlingerstownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Klingerstown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6604, Longitude: -76.6894       In this case, the coordinates for Klingerstown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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