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Welcome to McConnellsburg ...

McConnellsburg is located in Fulton County<1> and is the County Seat for Fulton County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, McConnellsburg has a population of 1,002 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of McConnellsburg.

McConnellsburg is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, McConnellsburg had an population of 1,002 people. This is a decrease of 17.87% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.62% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, McConnellsburg had a population of 1,220 people (or 8.22% of the total population of Fulton County). This makes McConnellsburg the county's most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,220 people, the population of McConnellsburg increased 13.7% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,073 people).

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

Communities near McConnellsburg ...

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

  • Chambersburg [Franklin County]
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    • Chambersburg [Franklin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of McConnellsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,231 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chambersburg<6>
  • Greencastle [Franklin County]
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    • Greencastle [Franklin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of McConnellsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,989 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greencastle<6>
  • Everett [Bedford County]
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    • Everett [Bedford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of McConnellsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,717 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Everett 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 Everett<6>
  • Mercersburg [Franklin County]
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    • Mercersburg [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of McConnellsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,527 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mercersburg<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hancock [Washington County]
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      • Hancock [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of McConnellsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,522 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hancock 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 Hancock<6>
    • Saxton [Bedford County]
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      • Saxton [Bedford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of McConnellsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 679 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saxton 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 Saxton<6>
    • Three Springs [Huntingdon County]
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      • Three Springs [Huntingdon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of McConnellsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 429 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Three Springs<6>
    • Clear Spring [Washington County]
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      • Clear Spring [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of McConnellsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 362 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clear Spring<6>
    • Saltillo [Huntingdon County]
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      • Saltillo [Huntingdon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of McConnellsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 328 people
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    • Hopewell [Bedford County]
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      • Hopewell [Bedford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of McConnellsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 236 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hopewell 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 Hopewell<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 McConnellsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McConnellsburg.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McConnellsburg ...

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

Adding McConnellsburg to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found McConnellsburg on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for McConnellsburg. 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 Fulton, 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 McConnellsburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around McConnellsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- McConnellsburg) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for McConnellsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from McConnellsburgOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in McConnellsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9329, Longitude: -77.9972       In this case, the coordinates for McConnellsburg 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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