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Welcome to McKees Half Falls ...

McKees Half Falls is located in Snyder County<1>.

McKees Half Falls is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near McKees Half Falls ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near McKees Half Falls.

  • Sunbury [Northumberland County]
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    • Sunbury [Northumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of McKees Half Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,322 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunbury have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunbury<5>
  • Selinsgrove [Snyder County]
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    • Selinsgrove [Snyder County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of McKees Half Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,913 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selinsgrove have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Northumberland [Northumberland County]
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    • Northumberland [Northumberland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of McKees Half Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,570 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northumberland<5>
  • Mifflinburg [Union County]
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    • Mifflinburg [Union County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of McKees Half Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,445 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mifflinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Millersburg [Dauphin County]
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      • Millersburg [Dauphin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of McKees Half Falls
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,514 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lykens [Dauphin County]
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      • Lykens [Dauphin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of McKees Half Falls
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,771 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lykens<5>
    • Shamokin Dam [Snyder County]
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      • Shamokin Dam [Snyder County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of McKees Half Falls
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,699 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shamokin Dam have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Newport [Perry County]
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      • Newport [Perry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of McKees Half Falls
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,585 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newport<5>
    • Elizabethville [Dauphin County]
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      • Elizabethville [Dauphin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of McKees Half Falls
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,492 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Duncannon [Perry County]
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      • Duncannon [Perry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of McKees Half Falls
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,481 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duncannon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duncannon<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 McKees Half Falls. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for McKees Half Falls.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McKees Half Falls ...

Looking for more information about McKees Half Falls? 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 McKees Half Falls, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for McKees Half Falls.

Adding McKees Half Falls to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Snyder County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Snyder County: www.snydercounty.org/

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 Snyder, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around McKees Half Falls - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- McKees Half Falls) 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 McKees Half Falls. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from McKees Half FallsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in McKees Half Falls. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6614, Longitude: -76.9178    
<4>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.
<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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