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Welcome to Newry ...

Newry is located in Blair County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Newry has a population of 286 people<2> (see below for details).

Newry is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Newry is located in the (814) area code.

The ZIP code for Newry: 16665<4>

Websites for Newry ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.blairchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Newry, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Newry had an population of 286 people. This is an increase of 5.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Newry had a population of 270 people. This makes Newry the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 270 people, the population of Newry increased 10.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 245 people).

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

Communities Also Named Newry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Newry - they are located in Indiana, Maine, Ontario, South Carolina and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Newry ...

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

  • Altoona [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Newry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,364 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<6>
  • Ebensburg [Cambria County]
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    • Ebensburg [Cambria County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Newry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,054 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ebensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ebensburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ebensburg<6>
  • Roaring Spring [Blair County]
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    • Roaring Spring [Blair County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Newry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,436 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roaring Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roaring Spring
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roaring Spring<6>
  • Portage [Cambria County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portage
    • Portage [Cambria County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Newry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,383 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portage<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Martinsburg [Blair County]
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      • Martinsburg [Blair County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Newry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,836 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsburg<6>
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellwood
      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Newry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,751 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<6>
    • Cresson [Cambria County]
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      • Cresson [Cambria County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Newry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,553 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cresson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cresson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cresson<6>
    • Gallitzin [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallitzin
      • Gallitzin [Cambria County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Newry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,534 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallitzin have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallitzin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallitzin<6>
    • Loretto [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loretto
      • Loretto [Cambria County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Newry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,190 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loretto have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loretto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loretto<6>
    • Williamsburg [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
      • Williamsburg [Blair County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Newry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,177 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<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 Newry. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Newry.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newry ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Blair County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Newry. 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 Blair, 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 Newry.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Newry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Newry). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Newry or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Newry) 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 Newry. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Newry

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3937, Longitude: -78.4359    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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