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Welcome to Romola ...

Romola is located in Centre County<1>.

We aren't confident of the location of Romola, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

Romola is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Romola ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Romola - it's located in North Carolina.

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

Communities near Romola ...

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

  • Lock Haven [Clinton County]
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    • Lock Haven [Clinton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Romola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,694 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lock Haven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lock Haven<5>
  • Bellefonte [Centre County]
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    • Bellefonte [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Romola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,188 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellefonte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellefonte<5>
  • Mill Hall [Clinton County]
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    • Mill Hall [Clinton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Romola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,586 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Hall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mill Hall<5>
  • Flemington [Clinton County]
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    • Flemington [Clinton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Romola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,312 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flemington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Centre Hall [Centre County]
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      • Centre Hall [Centre County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Romola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,216 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre Hall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre Hall<5>
    • Renovo [Clinton County]
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      • Renovo [Clinton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Romola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,191 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Renovo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Renovo<5>
    • Milesburg [Centre County]
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      • Milesburg [Centre County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Romola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,064 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milesburg<5>
    • Millheim [Centre County]
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      • Millheim [Centre County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Romola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 876 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millheim have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millheim
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millheim<5>
    • Snow Shoe [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Shoe
      • Snow Shoe [Centre County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Romola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 758 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Shoe have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Shoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Shoe<5>
    • Howard [Centre County]
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      • Howard [Centre County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Romola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 728 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howard<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Romola ...

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

Adding Romola to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Centre County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Romola. 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 Centre, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Romola - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Romola) 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 Romola. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from RomolaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Romola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0567, Longitude: -77.6894       In this case, the coordinates for Romola 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.
<6>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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