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Welcome to Meyersdale ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Meyersdale, you might consider that their post office opened in 1871.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Meyersdale has a population of 2,101 people<2> (see below for details).
Meyersdale is 1,980 feet [604 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Meyersdale lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Meyersdale is within the (814) area code.
The ZIP code for Meyersdale: 15552<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Meyersdale had an population of 2,101 people. This is a decrease of 3.8% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.04% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Meyersdale had a population of 2,184 people. This makes Meyersdale the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Meyersdale represents 0.02% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 403rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,184 people, the population of Meyersdale decreased 11.69% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,473 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Meyersdale.
Communities near Meyersdale ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Meyersdale.
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 Meyersdale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Meyersdale.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Meyersdale. 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 Meyersdale.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Meyersdale. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Meyersdale.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Meyersdale ...
Looking for more information about Meyersdale? 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 Meyersdale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Meyersdale.
Adding Meyersdale to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Meyersdale in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Meyersdale was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>
We also found Meyersdale in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Meyersdale.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Somerset County: www.co.somerset.pa.us/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 24 Feb 2024