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Welcome to Mount Aetna ...

Mount Aetna is located in Berks County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Mount Aetna: Mt. Aetna

Mount Aetna is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Mount Aetna is located in the (717) area code.

The ZIP code for Mount Aetna: 19544<3>

Communities Also Named Mount Aetna ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Mount Aetna - it's located in Maryland.

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

Communities near Mount Aetna ...

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

  • Lebanon [Lebanon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebanon
    • Lebanon [Lebanon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Mount Aetna
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,725 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<5>
  • Ephrata [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ephrata
    • Ephrata [Lancaster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Mount Aetna
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,801 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ephrata
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ephrata<5>
  • Pottsville [Schuylkill County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pottsville
    • Pottsville [Schuylkill County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Mount Aetna
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,409 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottsville<5>
  • Wyomissing [Berks County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wyomissing
    • Wyomissing [Berks County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Mount Aetna
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,605 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wyomissing have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wyomissing
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wyomissing<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lititz [Lancaster County]
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      • Lititz [Lancaster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Mount Aetna
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,022 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lititz
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lititz<5>
    • Palmyra [Lebanon County]
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      • Palmyra [Lebanon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Mount Aetna
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmyra<5>
    • Shillington [Berks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shillington
      • Shillington [Berks County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Mount Aetna
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,300 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shillington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shillington<5>
    • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schuylkill Haven
      • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Mount Aetna
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,086 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schuylkill Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schuylkill Haven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schuylkill Haven<5>
    • Manheim [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manheim
      • Manheim [Lancaster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Mount Aetna
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,816 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manheim
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manheim<5>
    • Hamburg [Berks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamburg
      • Hamburg [Berks County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Mount Aetna
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,445 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamburg<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 Mount Aetna. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mount Aetna.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Aetna ...

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

Adding Mount Aetna to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mount Aetna 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 Mount Aetna was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mount Aetna on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Berks County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Berks County: www.co.berks.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 Berks, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Aetna - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Mount Aetna). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mount Aetna or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Mount Aetna) 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 Mount Aetna. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mount AetnaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Aetna. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4191, Longitude: -76.2959    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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