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Welcome to South Williamsport ...

South Williamsport is located in Lycoming County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, South Williamsport has a population of 6,068 people<3> (see below for details).

South Williamsport is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

South Williamsport is located in the (570) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, South Williamsport had an population of 6,068 people. This is a decrease of 4.88% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.36% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, South Williamsport had a population of 6,379 people (or 5.49% of the total population of Lycoming County). This makes South Williamsport the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of South Williamsport represents 0.05% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 138th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,379 people, the population of South Williamsport has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,412 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for South Williamsport.

Communities near South Williamsport ...

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

  • Milton [Northumberland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
    • Milton [Northumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of South Williamsport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,595 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
  • Lewisburg [Union County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewisburg
    • Lewisburg [Union County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of South Williamsport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,708 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisburg<6>
  • Jersey Shore [Lycoming County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jersey Shore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jersey Shore
    • Jersey Shore [Lycoming County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of South Williamsport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,139 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey Shore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jersey Shore<6>
  • Muncy [Lycoming County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muncy
    • Muncy [Lycoming County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of South Williamsport
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,412 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muncy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Muncy<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Watsontown [Northumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Watsontown
      • Watsontown [Northumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of South Williamsport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,252 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watsontown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Watsontown<6>
    • Hughesville [Lycoming County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hughesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hughesville
      • Hughesville [Lycoming County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of South Williamsport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,029 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hughesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hughesville<6>
    • Montgomery [Lycoming County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery
      • Montgomery [Lycoming County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of South Williamsport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,507 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montgomery<6>
    • Avis [Clinton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avis
      • Avis [Clinton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of South Williamsport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,490 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avis<6>
    • Muncy [Lycoming County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muncy came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muncy
      • Muncy [Lycoming County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of South Williamsport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,190 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muncy
    • Turbotville [Northumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Turbotville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turbotville
      • Turbotville [Northumberland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of South Williamsport
      • Estimated population in 2019: 665 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turbotville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Turbotville<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Williamsport ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Lycoming County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lycoming County: www.lyco.org/

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 Lycoming, 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 South Williamsport.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Williamsport - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- South Williamsport) 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 Williamsport. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South Williamsport

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Williamsport. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2287, Longitude: -77.0008       In this case, the coordinates for South Williamsport 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.
<7>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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