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Welcome to Scottdale ...
The location of Scottdale has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Scottdale has a population of 4,095 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Scottdale.
Scottdale is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Scottdale lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Scottdale had an population of 4,095 people. This is a decrease of 6.59% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.19% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Scottdale had a population of 4,384 people. This makes Scottdale the county's 11th most populous community.
The population of Scottdale represents 0.03% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 229th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,384 people, the population of Scottdale decreased 8.13% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,772 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Scottdale.
Communities Also Named Scottdale ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Scottdale - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Scottdale.
Communities near Scottdale ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Scottdale.
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 Scottdale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Scottdale.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Scottdale. 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 Scottdale.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Scottdale. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Scottdale.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Scottdale ...
Looking for more information about Scottdale? 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 Scottdale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Scottdale.
Adding Scottdale to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Scottdale 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 Scottdale was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Scottdale on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Scottdale. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Westmoreland County: www.co.westmoreland.pa.us/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2022