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Welcome to Strongstown ...

Strongstown is located in Indiana County<1>.

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

Strongstown is 1,880 feet [573 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Strongstown ...

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

  • Johnstown [Cambria County]
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    • Johnstown [Cambria County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Strongstown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,195 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnstown<5>
  • Indiana [Indiana County]
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    • Indiana [Indiana County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Strongstown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,167 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indiana<5>
  • Westmont [Cambria County]
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    • Westmont [Cambria County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Strongstown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,685 people
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  • Northern Cambria [Cambria County]
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    • Northern Cambria [Cambria County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Strongstown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northern Cambria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,505 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Blairsville [Indiana County]
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      • Blairsville [Indiana County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Strongstown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blairsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,216 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blairsville<5>
    • Ebensburg [Cambria County]
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      • Ebensburg [Cambria County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Strongstown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ebensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,054 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ebensburg<5>
    • Barnesboro [Cambria County]
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      • Barnesboro [Cambria County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Strongstown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Nanty Glo [Cambria County]
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      • Nanty Glo [Cambria County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Strongstown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,472 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nanty Glo<5>
    • Portage [Cambria County]
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      • Portage [Cambria County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Strongstown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,383 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portage<5>
    • Geistown [Cambria County]
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      • Geistown [Cambria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Strongstown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geistown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,271 people
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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 Strongstown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Strongstown.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Strongstown ...

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

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About Indiana County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Indiana County: www.countyofindiana.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 Indiana, 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 Strongstown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Strongstown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Strongstown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5528, Longitude: -78.9217       In this case, the coordinates for Strongstown 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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