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Welcome to Shinglehouse ...

Shinglehouse is located in Potter County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Shinglehouse has a population of 1,053 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Shinglehouse is 1,490 feet [454 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Shinglehouse: (814)

The ZIP code for Shinglehouse: 16748<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Shinglehouse had an population of 1,053 people. This is a decrease of 6.57% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.76% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Shinglehouse had a population of 1,127 people (which is 6.46% of the total population of Potter County). This makes Shinglehouse the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,127 people, the population of Shinglehouse decreased 9.84% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,250 people).

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

Communities near Shinglehouse ...

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

  • Olean (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olean
    • Olean lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Shinglehouse and is located in Cattaraugus County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,371 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olean
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olean<6>
  • Allegany (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allegany
    • Allegany lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Shinglehouse and is located in Cattaraugus County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,512 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allegany have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allegany
  • Wellsville (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellsville
    • Wellsville lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Shinglehouse and is located in Allegany County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,847 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsville
  • Wellsville (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellsville
    • Wellsville lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Shinglehouse and is located in Allegany County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,329 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsville<6>
  • Portville (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portville
    • Portville lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Shinglehouse and is located in Cattaraugus County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,504 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portville
  • Cuba (18 miles [29 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuba
    • Cuba lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Shinglehouse and is located in Allegany County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,049 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuba have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuba
  • Coudersport (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coudersport
    • Coudersport lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Shinglehouse and is located in Potter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,388 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coudersport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coudersport<6>
  • Amity (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amity
    • Amity lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Shinglehouse and is located in Allegany County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,060 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amity have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amity
  • Hinsdale (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hinsdale
    • Hinsdale lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Shinglehouse and is located in Cattaraugus County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,037 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hinsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinsdale
  • Bolivar (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bolivar
    • Bolivar lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Shinglehouse and is located in Allegany County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,020 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolivar have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolivar

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shinglehouse ...

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

Adding Shinglehouse to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Shinglehouse on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Pennsylvania (1956).

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Shinglehouse

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Potter County

About Pennsylvania

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Shinglehouse. 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 Potter, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Shinglehouse.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shinglehouse - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Shinglehouse). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Shinglehouse or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Shinglehouse) 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 Shinglehouse. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ShinglehouseOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shinglehouse. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9637, Longitude: -78.1921    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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