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Welcome to South Philipsburg ...

South Philipsburg is located in Centre County<1>.

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

South Philipsburg is 1,430 feet [436 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near South Philipsburg ...

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

  • Clearfield [Clearfield County]
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    • Clearfield [Clearfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of South Philipsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,839 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clearfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clearfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clearfield<5>
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
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    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of South Philipsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,139 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyrone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<5>
  • Curwensville [Clearfield County]
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    • Curwensville [Clearfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of South Philipsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,385 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Curwensville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Curwensville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Curwensville<5>
  • Osceola Mills [Clearfield County]
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    • Osceola Mills [Clearfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of South Philipsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,069 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osceola Mills 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 Osceola Mills<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Snow Shoe [Centre County]
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      • Snow Shoe [Centre County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of South Philipsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 765 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Shoe 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 Snow Shoe<5>
    • Houtzdale [Clearfield County]
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      • Houtzdale [Clearfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of South Philipsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 746 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houtzdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houtzdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houtzdale<5>
    • Irvona [Clearfield County]
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      • Irvona [Clearfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of South Philipsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 611 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irvona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irvona<5>
    • Port Matilda [Centre County]
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      • Port Matilda [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of South Philipsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 587 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Matilda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Matilda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Matilda<5>
    • Coalport [Clearfield County]
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      • Coalport [Clearfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of South Philipsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 491 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coalport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coalport<5>
    • Ramey [Clearfield County]
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      • Ramey [Clearfield County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of South Philipsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 429 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramey

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Philipsburg ...

Looking for more information about South Philipsburg? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to South Philipsburg, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for South Philipsburg.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Centre County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South Philipsburg. 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 Centre, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Philipsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Philipsburg) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for South Philipsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South Philipsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Philipsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8887, Longitude: -78.2231       In this case, the coordinates for South Philipsburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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