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Welcome to Mount Union ...

Mount Union is located in Huntingdon County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Mount Union: Mt. Union

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mount Union has a population of 2,339 people<3> (see below for details).

Mount Union is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Mount Union: (814)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mount Union had an population of 2,339 people. This is a decrease of 4.41% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.59% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Union had a population of 2,447 people (or 5.33% of the total population of Huntingdon County). This makes Mount Union the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Mount Union represents 0.02% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 382nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,447 people, the population of Mount Union decreased 2.28% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,504 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mount Union.

Communities Also Named Mount Union ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Mount Union: This one is located in Huntingdon County and the other is located in Franklin County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 12 communities that are also named Mount Union - they are located in Alabama, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Ohio (2), Tennessee (2), Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Mount Union ...

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

  • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntingdon
    • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Mount Union
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntingdon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,937 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntingdon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntingdon<6>
  • Todd [Huntingdon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Todd
    • Todd [Huntingdon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Mount Union
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Todd
  • Williamsburg [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
    • Williamsburg [Blair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Mount Union
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,177 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<6>
  • Petersburg [Huntingdon County]
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    • Petersburg [Huntingdon County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Mount Union
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 464 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petersburg<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Broad Top City [Huntingdon County]
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      • Broad Top City [Huntingdon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Mount Union
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broad Top City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 447 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broad Top City
    • Three Springs [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Three Springs
      • Three Springs [Huntingdon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Mount Union
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Three Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 433 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Three Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Three Springs<6>
    • Orbisonia [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orbisonia
      • Orbisonia [Huntingdon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Mount Union
      • Estimated population in 2019: 403 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orbisonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orbisonia<6>
    • Rockhill [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockhill
      • Rockhill [Huntingdon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Mount Union
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockhill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 362 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockhill
    • Saltillo [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saltillo
      • Saltillo [Huntingdon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Mount Union
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saltillo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 331 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saltillo
    • McVeytown [Mifflin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McVeytown
      • McVeytown [Mifflin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Mount Union
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McVeytown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 331 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McVeytown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McVeytown<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 Mount Union. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mount Union.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mount Union. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Mount Union.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Union ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Huntingdon County: www.huntingdoncounty.net/

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 Huntingdon, 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 Mount Union.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Union - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Mount Union) 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 Mount Union. 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 Mount Union

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Union. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3837, Longitude: -77.8817       In this case, the coordinates for Mount Union 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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