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Welcome to Pine Junction ...

Pine Junction is located in Schuylkill County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Pine Junction: Pine Jct. (or less commonly used: Pine Jctn.)

Pine Junction is 1,610 feet [491 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Pine Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Pine Junction - they are located in Colorado, Indiana and Northwest Territories.

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

Communities near Pine Junction ...

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

  • Hazleton [Luzerne County]
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    • Hazleton [Luzerne County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Pine Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,794 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazleton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hazleton<5>
  • Pottsville [Schuylkill County]
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    • Pottsville [Schuylkill County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Pine Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,475 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottsville<5>
  • Berwick [Columbia County]
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    • Berwick [Columbia County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Pine Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,903 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berwick<5>
  • Tamaqua [Schuylkill County]
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    • Tamaqua [Schuylkill County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Pine Junction
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tamaqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,664 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tamaqua<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County]
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      • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Pine Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,724 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Carmel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Carmel<5>
    • Lehighton [Carbon County]
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      • Lehighton [Carbon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Pine Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,313 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lehighton<5>
    • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schuylkill Haven
      • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Pine Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schuylkill Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,106 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schuylkill Haven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schuylkill Haven<5>
    • Shenandoah [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shenandoah
      • Shenandoah [Schuylkill County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Pine Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,760 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shenandoah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shenandoah<5>
    • Jim Thorpe [Carbon County]
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      • Jim Thorpe [Carbon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Pine Junction
      • Former names for Jim Thorpe: East Mauch Chunk and Mauch Chunk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,657 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jim Thorpe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jim Thorpe<5>
    • West Hazleton [Luzerne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Hazleton
      • West Hazleton [Luzerne County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Pine Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Hazleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,355 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Hazleton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pine Junction ...

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

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About Schuylkill County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Schuylkill County: www.co.schuylkill.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 Schuylkill, 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 Pine Junction - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pine Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pine Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8390, Longitude: -76.0672       In this case, the coordinates for Pine Junction 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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