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Welcome to Midway ...

Midway is located in Washington County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Midway has a population of 873 people<3> (see below for details).

Midway is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Midway ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.washcochamber.com/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Midway had an population of 873 people. This is a decrease of 4.38% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.1% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Midway had a population of 913 people. This makes Midway the county's 19th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 913 people, the population of Midway decreased 7.03% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 982 people).

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

Communities Also Named Midway ...

While we believe that this Midway is located in Washington County, we know of another 4 Pennsylvania communities named Midway. Those communities are located in the following counties: Adams, Bucks, Lebanon and Westmoreland County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 263 communities that are also named Midway - they are located in Alabama (14), Arizona (2), Arkansas (16), British Columbia, California (4), Colorado (7), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (4), Georgia (12), Idaho (3), Illinois (8), Indiana (5), Iowa (5), Kansas (11), Kentucky (6), Louisiana (6), Maine, Michigan (3), Minnesota (3), Mississippi (7), Missouri (9), Montana (3), Nebraska (3), Nevada (2), New Brunswick, New Mexico (5), New York (2), North Carolina (11), North Dakota, Ohio (9), Oklahoma (6), Oregon (5), South Carolina (8), South Dakota (3), Tennessee (21), Texas (28), Utah, Virginia (10), Washington (3), West Virginia (6) and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Midway ...

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

  • Pittsburgh [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsburgh
    • Pittsburgh [Allegheny County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Midway
    • Estimated population in 2019: 300,286 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsburgh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittsburgh<6>
  • Bethel Park [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel Park
    • Bethel Park [Allegheny County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Midway
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32,345 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethel Park<6>
  • Baldwin [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baldwin
    • Baldwin [Allegheny County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Midway
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baldwin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,554 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin
  • Weirton [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weirton
    • Weirton [Hancock County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Midway
    • Former name for Weirton: Hollidays Cove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,266 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weirton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weirton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Steubenville [Jefferson County]
    • Franklin Park [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin Park
      • Franklin Park [Allegheny County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Midway
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,885 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Park
    • Washington [Washington County]
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      • Washington [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Midway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,433 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<6>
    • Whitehall [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitehall
      • Whitehall [Allegheny County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Midway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,393 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitehall<6>
    • Jefferson Hills [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson Hills
      • Jefferson Hills [Allegheny County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Midway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,101 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson Hills
    • Brentwood [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brentwood
      • Brentwood [Allegheny County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Midway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,268 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brentwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brentwood<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 Midway. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Midway.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Midway ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Washington County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.pa.us/

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 Washington, 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 Midway.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Midway - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Midway) 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 Midway. 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 Midway

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Midway. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3753, Longitude: -80.2856       In this case, the coordinates for Midway 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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