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Point Marion, Pennsylvania

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Welcome to Point Marion ...

Point Marion is located in Fayette County.

The location of Point Marion has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Point Marion has a population of 1,117 people<2> (see below for details).

Point Marion is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Point Marion had a population of 1,159 people. This makes Point Marion the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,159 people, the population of Point Marion decreased 13.05% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,333 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Point Marion had an population of 1,117 people. This is a decrease of 3.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.2% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Point Marion.

Communities near Point Marion ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Point Marion and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Brownsville   [Map]   2,249   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fairchance   [Map]   1,902   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Masontown   [Map]   3,322   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Uniontown   [Map]   9,824   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Waynesburg   [Map]   3,985   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Granville (WV)   [Map]   2,560   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Point Marion.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Point Marion. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Point Marion. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Point Marion.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Point Marion:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Point Marion ...

Looking for more information about Point Marion? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Point Marion, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Point Marion.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Point Marion.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Point Marion - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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- Point Marion) 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 Point Marion. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Point Marion

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Point Marion. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7356, Longitude: -79.9001     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Point Marion have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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