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Welcome to Reeds Gap ...

Reeds Gap is located in Juniata County<1>.

Reeds Gap is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Reeds Gap lies within the (717) area code.

Communities near Reeds Gap ...

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

  • Lewistown [Mifflin County]
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    • Lewistown [Mifflin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Reeds Gap
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewistown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewistown<4>
  • Mount Union [Huntingdon County]
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    • Mount Union [Huntingdon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Reeds Gap
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,312 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Union<4>
  • Burnham [Mifflin County]
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    • Burnham [Mifflin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Reeds Gap
    • 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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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burnham<4>
  • Mifflintown [Juniata County]
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    • Mifflintown [Juniata County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Reeds Gap
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 903 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mifflintown<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Port Royal [Juniata County]
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      • Port Royal [Juniata County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Reeds Gap
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 900 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Royal<4>
    • Mifflin [Juniata County]
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      • Mifflin [Juniata County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Reeds Gap
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 606 people
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    • Juniata Terrace [Mifflin County]
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      • Juniata Terrace [Mifflin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Reeds Gap
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 533 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Juniata Terrace have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mapleton [Huntingdon County]
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      • Mapleton [Huntingdon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Reeds Gap
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 410 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mapleton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Orbisonia [Huntingdon County]
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      • Orbisonia [Huntingdon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Reeds Gap
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 399 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orbisonia<4>
    • McVeytown [Mifflin County]
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      • McVeytown [Mifflin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Reeds Gap
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 330 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McVeytown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McVeytown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McVeytown<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 Reeds Gap. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Reeds Gap.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Reeds Gap ...

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

Adding Reeds Gap to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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About Juniata County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Juniata County: www.co.juniata.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 Juniata, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Reeds Gap - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Reeds Gap) 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 Reeds Gap. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Reeds GapOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Reeds Gap. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4342, Longitude: -77.6116    
<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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