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Welcome to Oswayo ...

Oswayo is located in Potter County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Oswayo has a population of 131 people<2> (see below for details).

Oswayo is 1,690 feet [515 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Oswayo: (814)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oswayo had an population of 131 people. This is a decrease of 5.76% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.61% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Oswayo had a population of 139 people. This makes Oswayo the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 139 people, the population of Oswayo decreased 12.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 159 people).

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

Communities near Oswayo ...

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

  • Wellsville [Allegany County]
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    • Wellsville [Allegany County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Oswayo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,919 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsville
  • Wellsville [Allegany County]
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    • Wellsville [Allegany County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Oswayo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,375 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsville<6>
  • Portville [Cattaraugus County]
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    • Portville [Cattaraugus County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Oswayo
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,518 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portville
  • Coudersport [Potter County]
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    • Bolivar [Allegany County]
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      • Bolivar [Allegany County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Oswayo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,042 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolivar have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolivar
    • Port Allegany [McKean County]
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      • Port Allegany [McKean County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Oswayo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,998 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Allegany have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Allegany
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Allegany<6>
    • Andover [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Andover
      • Andover [Allegany County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Oswayo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,721 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Andover have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Scio [Allegany County]
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      • Scio [Allegany County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Oswayo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,704 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scio have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scio
    • Genesee [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Genesee
      • Genesee [Allegany County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Oswayo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,599 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Genesee have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Genesee
    • Willing [Allegany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willing
      • Willing [Allegany County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Oswayo
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,151 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willing have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willing

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oswayo ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Potter County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oswayo. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Oswayo.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oswayo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Oswayo) 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 Oswayo. 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 Oswayo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oswayo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9216, Longitude: -78.0177    
<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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