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Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
Welcome to Lock Haven ...
A typical abbreviation for Lock Haven: Lock Hvn. (or less commonly used: Lock Havn.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Lock Haven has a population of 8,777 people<2> (see below for details).
Lock Haven was established in 1769.
The community of Lock Haven is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Lock Haven lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Lock Haven: (570)
Websites for Lock Haven ...
Official Website: www.lockhavencity.org/
Chamber of Commerce: www.clintoncountyinfo.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lock Haven had an population of 8,777 people. This is a decrease of 10.18% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.07% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lock Haven had a population of 9,772 people (which is 24.9% of the total population of Clinton County). This makes Lock Haven the county's most populous community.
The population of Lock Haven represents 0.08% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 72nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 9,772 people, the population of Lock Haven increased 6.81% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 9,149 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lock Haven.
Communities Also Named Lock Haven ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Lock Haven - it's located in Illinois.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lock Haven.
Communities near Lock Haven ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lock Haven.
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 Lock Haven. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lock Haven.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lock Haven. 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 Lock Haven.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lock Haven. Our list includes 28 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Lock Haven.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lock Haven ...
Looking for more information about Lock Haven? 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 Lock Haven, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lock Haven.
Adding Lock Haven to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Lock Haven 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 Lock Haven was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Lock Haven on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lock Haven on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lock Haven: www.lockhavencity.org/
The official website for Clinton County: www.clintoncountypa.com/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022