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Welcome to Waterford ...

Waterford is located in Erie County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Waterford has a population of 1,495 people<3> (see below for details).

Waterford is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Waterford: (814)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Waterford had an population of 1,495 people. This is a decrease of 1.45% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.17% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Waterford had a population of 1,517 people. This makes Waterford the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Waterford represents 0.01% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 503rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,517 people, the population of Waterford increased 4.69% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,449 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Waterford.

Communities Also Named Waterford ...

While we believe that this Waterford is located in Erie County, we know of another 2 Pennsylvania communities named Waterford. Those communities are located in the following counties: Westmoreland and York County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 43 communities that are also named Waterford - they are located in Alabama, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia (4), Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Waterford ...

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

  • Erie [Erie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erie
    • Erie [Erie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Waterford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 95,508 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erie<6>
  • Corry [Erie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corry
    • Corry [Erie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Waterford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,208 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corry<6>
  • Edinboro [Erie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edinboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edinboro
    • Edinboro [Erie County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Waterford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edinboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinboro<6>
  • Union City [Erie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union City
    • Union City [Erie County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Waterford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,118 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union City<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wesleyville [Erie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wesleyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wesleyville
      • Wesleyville [Erie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Waterford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,117 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wesleyville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wesleyville<6>
    • Girard [Erie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Girard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Girard
      • Girard [Erie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Waterford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,913 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Girard
    • Lake City [Erie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake City
      • Lake City [Erie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Waterford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,854 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake City
    • Cambridge Springs [Crawford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cambridge Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cambridge Springs
      • Cambridge Springs [Crawford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Waterford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,667 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cambridge Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cambridge Springs<6>
    • Borough of Fairview [Erie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Borough of Fairview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Borough of Fairview
      • Borough of Fairview [Erie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Waterford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Borough of Fairview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Borough of Fairview<6>
    • Albion [Erie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albion
      • Albion [Erie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Waterford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,449 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albion<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 Waterford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Waterford.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Waterford. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Waterford.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Waterford ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Erie County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Waterford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9403, Longitude: -79.9812       In this case, the coordinates for Waterford 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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