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Welcome to Martinsburg ...

Martinsburg is located in Blair County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Martinsburg has a population of 1,836 people<3> (see below for details).

Martinsburg is 1,410 feet [430 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Martinsburg lies within the (814) area code.

Websites for Martinsburg ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.blairchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Martinsburg, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Martinsburg had an population of 1,836 people. This is a decrease of 6.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.89% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Martinsburg had a population of 1,958 people. This makes Martinsburg the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Martinsburg represents 0.02% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 437th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,958 people, the population of Martinsburg decreased 12.43% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,236 people).

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

Communities Also Named Martinsburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Martinsburg - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Maryland, Missouri (2), Nebraska, New York, Ohio (3) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Martinsburg ...

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

  • Altoona [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Martinsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,364 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<6>
  • Hollidaysburg [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hollidaysburg
    • Hollidaysburg [Blair County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Martinsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,674 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollidaysburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hollidaysburg<6>
  • Roaring Spring [Blair County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roaring Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roaring Spring
    • Roaring Spring [Blair County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Martinsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,436 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roaring Spring
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roaring Spring<6>
  • Portage [Cambria County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portage
    • Portage [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Martinsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,383 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portage<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellwood
      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Martinsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,751 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<6>
    • Cresson [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cresson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cresson
      • Cresson [Cambria County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Martinsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,553 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cresson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cresson<6>
    • Gallitzin [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallitzin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallitzin
      • Gallitzin [Cambria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Martinsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,534 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallitzin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallitzin<6>
    • Todd [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Todd
      • Todd [Huntingdon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Martinsburg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Todd
    • Williamsburg [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
      • Williamsburg [Blair County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Martinsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,177 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<6>
    • Duncansville [Blair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duncansville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duncansville
      • Duncansville [Blair County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Martinsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,163 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duncansville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duncansville<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 Martinsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Martinsburg.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Martinsburg. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Martinsburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Martinsburg ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Blair County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Blair, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Martinsburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Martinsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Martinsburg) 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 Martinsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Martinsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Martinsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3142, Longitude: -78.3225       In this case, the coordinates for Martinsburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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