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Welcome to Olmsted ...

Olmsted is located in Potter County<1>.

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

Olmsted is 1,600 feet [488 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Olmsted is located in the (814) area code.

Communities Also Named Olmsted ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Olmsted - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Minnesota and Ohio.

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

Communities near Olmsted ...

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

  • Port Allegany [McKean County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Allegany
    • Port Allegany [McKean County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Olmsted
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,998 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Allegany have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Allegany
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Allegany<5>
  • Emporium [Cameron County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emporium
    • Emporium [Cameron County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Olmsted
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,816 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emporium have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emporium
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emporium<5>
  • Smethport [McKean County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smethport
    • Smethport [McKean County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Olmsted
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,530 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smethport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smethport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smethport<5>
  • Shinglehouse [Potter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shinglehouse
    • Shinglehouse [Potter County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Olmsted
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,054 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shinglehouse
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shinglehouse<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Bergen [Potter County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Bergen
      • New Bergen [Potter County] was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Olmsted
      • Estimated population in 2019: 826 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Bergen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Ulysses [Potter County]
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      • Ulysses [Potter County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Olmsted
      • Estimated population in 2019: 579 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulysses have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulysses
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ulysses<5>
    • Austin [Potter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Austin
      • Austin [Potter County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Olmsted
      • Estimated population in 2019: 531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Austin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Austin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Austin<5>
    • Oswayo [Potter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oswayo
      • Oswayo [Potter County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Olmsted
      • Estimated population in 2019: 131 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oswayo
    • Sweden Valley [Potter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweden Valley
      • Sweden Valley [Potter County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Olmsted
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweden Valley
    • Gardeau [McKean County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gardeau
      • Gardeau [McKean County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Olmsted
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gardeau

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Olmsted ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Olmsted. 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 Potter, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Olmsted - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Olmsted) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Olmsted. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7506, Longitude: -78.0656       In this case, the coordinates for Olmsted have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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