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Welcome to Valley View ...

Valley View is located in Schuylkill County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Valley View: Valley Vw.

Valley View is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Valley View ...

While we believe that this Valley View is located in Schuylkill County, we know of another 5 Pennsylvania communities named Valley View. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cambria, Centre, Delaware, Lancaster and York County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 68 communities that are also named Valley View - they are located in Alabama (3), Arizona (2), Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia (2), Illinois (4), Kentucky (3), Maryland (7), Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Nevada (3), New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (6), South Carolina, Tennessee (3), Texas (11), Utah (2) and Virginia (5).

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

Communities near Valley View ...

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

  • Pottsville [Schuylkill County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pottsville
    • Pottsville [Schuylkill County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Valley View
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,409 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottsville<5>
  • Sunbury [Northumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunbury
    • Sunbury [Northumberland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Valley View
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,322 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunbury<5>
  • Shamokin [Northumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shamokin
    • Shamokin [Northumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Valley View
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,909 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shamokin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shamokin<5>
  • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Carmel
    • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Valley View
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,708 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Carmel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Carmel<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schuylkill Haven
      • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Valley View
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,086 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schuylkill Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schuylkill Haven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schuylkill Haven<5>
    • Minersville [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minersville
      • Minersville [Schuylkill County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Valley View
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,133 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minersville<5>
    • Frackville [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frackville
      • Frackville [Schuylkill County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Valley View
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,598 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frackville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frackville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frackville<5>
    • Saint Clair [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Clair
      • Saint Clair [Schuylkill County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Valley View
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,823 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Clair
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Clair<5>
    • Kulpmont [Northumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kulpmont
      • Kulpmont [Northumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Valley View
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,735 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kulpmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kulpmont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kulpmont<5>
    • Ashland [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
      • Ashland [Schuylkill County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Valley View
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,668 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Valley View ...

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

Adding Valley View to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Valley View in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Valley View was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Valley View on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Schuylkill County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Schuylkill County: www.co.schuylkill.pa.us/

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 Schuylkill, 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 Valley View - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Valley View) 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 Valley View. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Valley ViewOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Valley View. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6459, Longitude: -76.5391       In this case, the coordinates for Valley View 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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