The location of Scottdale
Welcome to Scottdale ...
Scottdale is located in Westmoreland County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Scottdale has a population of 4,179 people<1> (see below for details).
Scottdale is 1,180 feet [360 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Scottdale lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
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 (that had a count of 4,772 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Scottdale had an population of 4,179 people. This is a decrease of 4.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.43% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Scottdale ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Scottdale and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby 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.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Scottdale. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
- We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Scottdale. Our list includes 5 papers.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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.
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: www.state.pa.us/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Scottdale.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Scottdale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Scottdale. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Scottdale) 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 Scottdale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Scottdale
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scottdale. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1153, Longitude: -79.5998 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Scottdale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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