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Welcome to Old Port ...

Old Port is located in Juniata County<1>.

Old Port is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Old Port lies within the (717) area code.

Communities near Old Port ...

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

  • Lewistown [Mifflin County]
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    • Lewistown [Mifflin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Old Port
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewistown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewistown<4>
  • Burnham [Mifflin County]
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    • Burnham [Mifflin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Old Port
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,984 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnham have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burnham<4>
  • Newport [Perry County]
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    • Newport [Perry County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Old Port
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,585 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newport<4>
  • Bloomfield [Allegheny County]
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    • Bloomfield [Allegheny County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Old Port
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,255 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Beavertown [Snyder County]
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      • Beavertown [Snyder County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Old Port
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 958 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beavertown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beavertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beavertown<4>
    • McClure [Snyder County]
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      • McClure [Snyder County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Old Port
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 919 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McClure have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McClure
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McClure<4>
    • Mifflintown [Juniata County]
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      • Mifflintown [Juniata County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Old Port
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 903 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mifflintown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mifflintown<4>
    • Millerstown [Perry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millerstown
      • Millerstown [Perry County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Old Port
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 674 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millerstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millerstown<4>
    • Thompsontown [Juniata County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thompsontown
      • Thompsontown [Juniata County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Old Port
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 660 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompsontown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompsontown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thompsontown<4>
    • Mifflin [Juniata County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mifflin
      • Mifflin [Juniata County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Old Port
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 606 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mifflin

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 Old Port. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Old Port.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Old Port ...

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

Adding Old Port to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Old Port 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 Old Port was on a map titled Map of Pennsylvania (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Juniata County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Juniata County: www.co.juniata.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 Juniata, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Old Port - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Old Port) 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 Old Port. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Old PortOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Old Port. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5250, Longitude: -77.3912    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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