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Welcome to Port Trevorton ...

Port Trevorton is located in Snyder County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Port Trevorton: Prt. Trevorton

Port Trevorton is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for Port Trevorton: 17864<3>

Communities near Port Trevorton ...

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

  • Sunbury [Northumberland County]
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    • Sunbury [Northumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Port Trevorton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,322 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunbury have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunbury<6>
  • Shamokin [Northumberland County]
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    • Shamokin [Northumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Port Trevorton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,909 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shamokin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shamokin<6>
  • Selinsgrove [Snyder County]
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    • Selinsgrove [Snyder County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Port Trevorton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,913 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Selinsgrove have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Selinsgrove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Selinsgrove<6>
  • Lewisburg [Union County]
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    • Lewisburg [Union County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Port Trevorton
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,687 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisburg<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Northumberland [Northumberland County]
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      • Northumberland [Northumberland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Port Trevorton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,570 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northumberland 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 Northumberland<6>
    • Mifflinburg [Union County]
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      • Mifflinburg [Union County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Port Trevorton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,445 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mifflinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mifflinburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mifflinburg<6>
    • Kulpmont [Northumberland County]
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      • Kulpmont [Northumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Port Trevorton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,735 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kulpmont have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kulpmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kulpmont<6>
    • Millersburg [Dauphin County]
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      • Millersburg [Dauphin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Port Trevorton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,514 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersburg<6>
    • Lykens [Dauphin County]
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      • Lykens [Dauphin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Port Trevorton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,771 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lykens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lykens<6>
    • Shamokin Dam [Snyder County]
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      • Shamokin Dam [Snyder County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Port Trevorton
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,699 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shamokin Dam have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shamokin Dam
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shamokin Dam<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 Port Trevorton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Port Trevorton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Trevorton ...

Looking for more information about Port Trevorton? 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 Port Trevorton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Port Trevorton.

Adding Port Trevorton to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Port Trevorton on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Snyder County: www.snydercounty.org/

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 Snyder, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Trevorton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Port Trevorton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Port Trevorton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Port Trevorton) 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 Port Trevorton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port TrevortonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Trevorton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7077, Longitude: -76.8658    
<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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