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Welcome to Shirleysburg ...

Shirleysburg is located in Huntingdon County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Shirleysburg has a population of 139 people<3> (see below for details).

Shirleysburg is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Shirleysburg lies within the (814) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Shirleysburg had an population of 139 people. This is a decrease of 7.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.71% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Shirleysburg had a population of 150 people. This makes Shirleysburg the county's 14th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 150 people, the population of Shirleysburg increased 7.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 140 people).

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

Communities near Shirleysburg ...

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

  • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntingdon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntingdon
    • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Shirleysburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,937 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntingdon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntingdon<6>
  • Mount Union [Huntingdon County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Union
    • Mount Union [Huntingdon County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Shirleysburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,339 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Union
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Union<6>
  • Todd [Huntingdon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Todd
    • Todd [Huntingdon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Shirleysburg
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Todd
  • Broad Top City [Huntingdon County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broad Top City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broad Top City
    • Broad Top City [Huntingdon County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Shirleysburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broad Top City
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Three Springs [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Three Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Three Springs
      • Three Springs [Huntingdon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Shirleysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 433 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Three Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Three Springs<6>
    • Mapleton [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mapleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mapleton
      • Mapleton [Huntingdon County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Shirleysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 414 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mapleton
    • Saltillo [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saltillo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saltillo
      • Saltillo [Huntingdon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Shirleysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 331 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saltillo
    • McVeytown [Mifflin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McVeytown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McVeytown
      • McVeytown [Mifflin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Shirleysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 331 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McVeytown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McVeytown<6>
    • Mill Creek [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Creek
      • Mill Creek [Huntingdon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Shirleysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 317 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mill Creek<6>
    • Newton Hamilton [Mifflin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton Hamilton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton Hamilton
      • Newton Hamilton [Mifflin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Shirleysburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton Hamilton

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Shirleysburg. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Shirleysburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shirleysburg ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Huntingdon County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Shirleysburg. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Huntingdon County: www.huntingdoncounty.net/

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 Huntingdon, 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 Shirleysburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shirleysburg - 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- Shirleysburg) 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 Shirleysburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Shirleysburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shirleysburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2970, Longitude: -77.8747       In this case, the coordinates for Shirleysburg 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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