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Welcome to Water Street ...

Water Street is located in Huntingdon County<1>.

Water Street is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Water Street lies within the (814) area code.

Communities near Water Street ...

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

  • Altoona [Blair County]
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    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Water Street
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,989 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<4>
  • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County]
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    • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Water Street
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,879 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntingdon have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntingdon<4>
  • Hollidaysburg [Blair County]
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    • Hollidaysburg [Blair County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Water Street
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,632 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hollidaysburg<4>
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
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    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Water Street
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,095 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<4>
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    • Mount Union [Huntingdon County]
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      • Mount Union [Huntingdon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Water Street
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,312 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Union<4>
    • Martinsburg [Blair County]
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      • Martinsburg [Blair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Water Street
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,858 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bellwood [Blair County]
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      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Water Street
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,751 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Williamsburg [Blair County]
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      • Williamsburg [Blair County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Water Street
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,167 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<4>
    • Duncansville [Blair County]
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      • Duncansville [Blair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Water Street
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,148 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duncansville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Port Matilda [Centre County]
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      • Port Matilda [Centre County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Water Street
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 582 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Matilda have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Matilda<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 Water Street. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Water Street.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Water Street ...

Looking for more information about Water Street? 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 Water Street, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Water Street.

Adding Water Street to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Water Street 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 Water Street was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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About Huntingdon County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Huntingdon County: www.huntingdoncounty.net/

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 Huntingdon, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Water Street - 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' (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- Water Street) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Water Street. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Water StreetOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Water Street. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5693, Longitude: -78.1440    
<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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