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Welcome to New Bethlehem ...

New Bethlehem is located in Clarion County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, New Bethlehem has a population of 917 people<2> (see below for details).

New Bethlehem is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, New Bethlehem had an population of 917 people. This is a decrease of 7.28% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.25% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, New Bethlehem had a population of 989 people. This makes New Bethlehem the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 989 people, the population of New Bethlehem decreased 6.43% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,057 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for New Bethlehem.

Communities near New Bethlehem ...

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

  • Clarion [Clarion County]
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    • Clarion [Clarion County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of New Bethlehem
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarion have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,707 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarion<6>
  • Punxsutawney [Jefferson County]
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    • Punxsutawney [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of New Bethlehem
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,704 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Punxsutawney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Punxsutawney<6>
  • Brookville [Jefferson County]
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    • Brookville [Jefferson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of New Bethlehem
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,791 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookville<6>
  • Kittanning [Armstrong County]
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    • Kittanning [Armstrong County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of New Bethlehem
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,722 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kittanning<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ford City [Armstrong County]
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      • Ford City [Armstrong County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of New Bethlehem
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ford City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,764 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ford City<6>
    • West Kittanning [Armstrong County]
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      • West Kittanning [Armstrong County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of New Bethlehem
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Kittanning have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,090 people
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    • Knox [Clarion County]
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      • Knox [Clarion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of New Bethlehem
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knox have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,069 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knox<6>
    • East Brady [Clarion County]
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      • East Brady [Clarion County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of New Bethlehem
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Brady have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 906 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Brady
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Brady<6>
    • Rimersburg [Clarion County]
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      • Rimersburg [Clarion County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of New Bethlehem
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rimersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 881 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rimersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rimersburg<6>
    • Rural Valley [Armstrong County]
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      • Rural Valley [Armstrong County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of New Bethlehem
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rural Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 814 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rural Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rural Valley<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 New Bethlehem. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Bethlehem.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Bethlehem. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for New Bethlehem.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Bethlehem ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Clarion County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clarion County: www.co.clarion.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 Clarion, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for New Bethlehem.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Bethlehem - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- New Bethlehem) 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 New Bethlehem. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New Bethlehem

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Bethlehem. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0036, Longitude: -79.3315    
<5>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.
<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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