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Welcome to Tipton ...

Tipton is located in Blair County<1>.

Tipton is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Tipton: (814)

Websites for Tipton ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.blairchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Tipton, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Tipton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Tipton - they are located in Arkansas, California, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, New Mexico (2), Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee (2), Virginia, West Virginia and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Tipton.

Communities near Tipton ...

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

  • Altoona [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altoona
    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Tipton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,364 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<4>
  • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County]
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    • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Tipton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntingdon have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,937 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntingdon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntingdon<4>
  • Hollidaysburg [Blair County]
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyrone
    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northeast of Tipton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,139 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyrone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Philipsburg [Centre County]
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      • Philipsburg [Centre County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Tipton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Philipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,698 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philipsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philipsburg<4>
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
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      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southwest of Tipton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,751 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<4>
    • Patton [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Patton
      • Patton [Cambria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Tipton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,598 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Patton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Patton<4>
    • Cresson [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cresson
      • Cresson [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Tipton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cresson have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,553 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cresson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cresson<4>
    • Gallitzin [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallitzin
      • Gallitzin [Cambria County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Tipton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallitzin have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,534 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallitzin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallitzin<4>
    • Williamsburg [Blair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
      • Williamsburg [Blair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Tipton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,177 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tipton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Blair County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tipton. 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 Blair, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tipton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tipton) 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 Tipton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tipton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tipton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6380, Longitude: -78.2970    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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