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Welcome to Penn Hall ...

Penn Hall is located in Centre County<1>.

Penn Hall is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near Penn Hall ...

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

  • State College [Centre County]
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    • State College [Centre County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Penn Hall
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,366 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for State College<4>
  • Lock Haven [Clinton County]
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    • Lock Haven [Clinton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Penn Hall
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,694 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lock Haven<4>
  • Lewistown [Mifflin County]
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    • Lewistown [Mifflin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Penn Hall
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,085 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewistown<4>
  • Bellefonte [Centre County]
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    • Bellefonte [Centre County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Penn Hall
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,188 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellefonte<4>
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    • Burnham [Mifflin County]
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      • Burnham [Mifflin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Penn Hall
      • 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.
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    • Mill Hall [Clinton County]
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      • Mill Hall [Clinton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Penn Hall
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,586 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Flemington [Clinton County]
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      • Flemington [Clinton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Penn Hall
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,312 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flemington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Centre Hall [Centre County]
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      • Centre Hall [Centre County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Penn Hall
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,216 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre Hall<4>
    • Milesburg [Centre County]
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      • Milesburg [Centre County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Penn Hall
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,064 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milesburg<4>
    • McClure [Snyder County]
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      • McClure [Snyder County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Penn Hall
      • 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McClure<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Penn Hall ...

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

Adding Penn Hall to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Penn Hall 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 Penn Hall was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Penn Hall. 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 Centre, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Penn Hall - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Penn Hall) 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 Penn Hall. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Penn HallOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Penn Hall. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8610, Longitude: -77.5583    
<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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