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Welcome to Monument ...

Monument is located in Centre County<1>.

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

Monument is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Monument ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Monument: This one is located in Centre County and the other is located in Clinton County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 8 communities that are also named Monument - they are located in Colorado, Kansas, New Brunswick, New Mexico, New York, Oregon and Utah.

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

Communities near Monument ...

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

  • Lock Haven [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lock Haven
    • Lock Haven [Clinton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Monument
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,694 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lock Haven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lock Haven<5>
  • Bellefonte [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellefonte
    • Bellefonte [Centre County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Monument
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,188 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellefonte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellefonte<5>
  • Mill Hall [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Hall
    • Mill Hall [Clinton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Monument
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,586 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Hall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mill Hall<5>
  • Flemington [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flemington
    • Flemington [Clinton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Monument
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,312 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flemington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flemington
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Centre Hall [Centre County]
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      • Centre Hall [Centre County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Monument
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,216 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre Hall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre Hall<5>
    • Renovo [Clinton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Renovo
      • Renovo [Clinton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Monument
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,191 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renovo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renovo<5>
    • Milesburg [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milesburg
      • Milesburg [Centre County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Monument
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,064 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milesburg<5>
    • Millheim [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millheim
      • Millheim [Centre County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Monument
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 876 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millheim have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millheim
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millheim<5>
    • Snow Shoe [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Shoe
      • Snow Shoe [Centre County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Monument
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 758 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Shoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Shoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Shoe<5>
    • Howard [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howard
      • Howard [Centre County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Monument
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 728 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howard<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 Monument. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Monument.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monument ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Centre County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Monument. 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 Centre, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Monument - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Monument) 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 Monument. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MonumentOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monument. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1112, Longitude: -77.7044       In this case, the coordinates for Monument have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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