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Welcome to Monaca ...

Monaca is located in Beaver County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Monaca has a population of 5,421 people<3> (see below for details).

Monaca is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Monaca ...

Official Website:   www.monacapa.net/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.bcchamber.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Monaca had an population of 5,421 people. This is a decrease of 5.51% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.76% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Monaca had a population of 5,737 people. This makes Monaca the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Monaca represents 0.05% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 161st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,737 people, the population of Monaca decreased 8.73% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,286 people).

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

Communities near Monaca ...

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

  • Franklin Park [Allegheny County]
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    • Franklin Park [Allegheny County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Monaca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,885 people
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Park
  • East Liverpool [Columbiana County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Liverpool
    • East Liverpool [Columbiana County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Monaca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,603 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Liverpool
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Liverpool<6>
  • Bellevue [Allegheny County]
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    • Bellevue [Allegheny County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Monaca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,036 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellevue have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellevue
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellevue<6>
  • Ellwood City [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellwood City
    • Ellwood City [Lawrence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Monaca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,286 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellwood City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellwood City<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ambridge [Beaver County]
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      • Ambridge [Beaver County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Monaca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,601 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ambridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ambridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ambridge<6>
    • West View [Allegheny County]
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      • West View [Allegheny County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Monaca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,516 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West View
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West View<6>
    • McKees Rocks [Allegheny County]
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      • McKees Rocks [Allegheny County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Monaca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,855 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McKees Rocks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKees Rocks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKees Rocks<6>
    • Coraopolis [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coraopolis
      • Coraopolis [Allegheny County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Monaca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,424 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coraopolis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coraopolis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coraopolis<6>
    • Avalon [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avalon
      • Avalon [Allegheny County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Monaca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,537 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avalon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avalon
    • East Palestine [Columbiana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Palestine
      • East Palestine [Columbiana County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Monaca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,424 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Palestine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Palestine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Palestine<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 Monaca. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Monaca.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monaca ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Beaver County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Monaca: www.monacapa.net/

The official website for Beaver County: www.co.beaver.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 Beaver, 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 Monaca.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Monaca - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Monaca) 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 Monaca. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Monaca

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monaca. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6842, Longitude: -80.2776       In this case, the coordinates for Monaca 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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