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Welcome to Pleasantville ...

Pleasantville is located in Bedford County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pleasantville has a population of 204 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Pleasantville.

Pleasantville is 1,430 feet [436 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Pleasantville is within the (814) area code.

Websites for Pleasantville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.bedfordcountychamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Pleasantville, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pleasantville had an population of 204 people. This is an increase of 3.03% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.32% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pleasantville had a population of 198 people. This makes Pleasantville the county's 9th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 198 people, the population of Pleasantville decreased 6.16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 211 people).

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

Communities Also Named Pleasantville ...

While we believe that this Pleasantville is located in Bedford County, we know of another 3 Pennsylvania communities named Pleasantville. Those communities are located in the following counties: Allegheny, Berks and Venango County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 28 communities that are also named Pleasantville - they are located in Connecticut, Delaware, Indiana (2), Iowa, Maine, Maryland (3), Missouri, New Jersey (3), New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Ontario, Tennessee, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Pleasantville ...

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

  • Windber [Somerset County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windber
    • Windber [Somerset County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Pleasantville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,789 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windber
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windber<6>
  • Bedford [Bedford County]
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    • Bedford [Bedford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Pleasantville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,667 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<6>
  • Roaring Spring [Blair County]
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    • Roaring Spring [Blair County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Pleasantville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,399 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roaring Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roaring Spring
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roaring Spring<6>
  • Portage [Cambria County]
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    • Portage [Cambria County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Pleasantville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,351 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portage
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portage<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Geistown [Cambria County]
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      • Geistown [Cambria County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Pleasantville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,242 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geistown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geistown
    • Martinsburg [Blair County]
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      • Martinsburg [Blair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Pleasantville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,858 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsburg<6>
    • Everett [Bedford County]
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      • Everett [Bedford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Pleasantville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,717 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Everett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Everett
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everett<6>
    • Ferndale [Cambria County]
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      • Ferndale [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Pleasantville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,474 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ferndale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ferndale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ferndale<6>
    • Dale [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dale
      • Dale [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Pleasantville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,110 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dale
    • Central City [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central City
      • Central City [Somerset County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Pleasantville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,021 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Central City<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pleasantville ...

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

Adding Pleasantville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Mentions & References for Pleasantville

Find a Community located in Pennsylvania

About Bedford County

About Pennsylvania

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pleasantville. 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 Bedford, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pleasantville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pleasantville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Pleasantville) 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 Pleasantville. 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 PleasantvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasantville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1509, Longitude: -78.6017       In this case, the coordinates for Pleasantville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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