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Welcome to Saltsburg ...

Saltsburg is located in Indiana County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Saltsburg has a population of 804 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Saltsburg is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Saltsburg ...

Official Website: www.saltsburg.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saltsburg had an population of 804 people. This is a decrease of 7.9% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saltsburg had a population of 873 people. This makes Saltsburg the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 873 people, the population of Saltsburg decreased 8.59% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 955 people).

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

Communities Also Named Saltsburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Saltsburg: This one is located in Indiana County and the other is located in Allegheny County.

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

Communities near Saltsburg ...

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

  • Indiana [Indiana County]
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    • Indiana [Indiana County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Saltsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,120 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indiana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indiana<6>
  • Lower Burrell [Westmoreland County]
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    • Lower Burrell [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Saltsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,997 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Burrell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Burrell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lower Burrell<6>
  • Latrobe [Westmoreland County]
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    • Latrobe [Westmoreland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Saltsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,767 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Latrobe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Latrobe<6>
  • Vandergrift [Westmoreland County]
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    • Vandergrift [Westmoreland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Saltsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,832 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vandergrift have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vandergrift<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kittanning [Armstrong County]
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      • Kittanning [Armstrong County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Saltsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,684 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kittanning<6>
    • Blairsville [Indiana County]
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      • Blairsville [Indiana County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Saltsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,204 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blairsville<6>
    • Ford City [Armstrong County]
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      • Ford City [Armstrong County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Saltsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,735 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ford City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ford City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ford City<6>
    • Delmont [Westmoreland County]
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      • Delmont [Westmoreland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Saltsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,501 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delmont<6>
    • Derry [Westmoreland County]
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      • Derry [Westmoreland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Saltsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Derry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Derry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Derry<6>
    • Leechburg [Armstrong County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leechburg
      • Leechburg [Armstrong County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Saltsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,969 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leechburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leechburg<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 Saltsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Saltsburg.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saltsburg ...

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

Adding Saltsburg to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Mentions & References for Saltsburg

Find a Community within Pennsylvania

About Indiana County

About Pennsylvania

The official website for Saltsburg: www.saltsburg.org/

The official website for Indiana County: www.countyofindiana.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 Indiana, 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 Saltsburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saltsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saltsburg) 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 Saltsburg. 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 SaltsburgOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saltsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5673, Longitude: -79.3537       In this case, the coordinates for Saltsburg 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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