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Welcome to West Kittanning ...

West Kittanning is located in Armstrong County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, West Kittanning has a population of 1,090 people<3> (see below for details).

West Kittanning is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, West Kittanning had an population of 1,090 people. This is a decrease of 7.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.09% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, West Kittanning had a population of 1,175 people. This makes West Kittanning the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,175 people, the population of West Kittanning decreased 2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,199 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for West Kittanning.

Communities near West Kittanning ...

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

  • Butler [Butler County]
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    • Butler [Butler County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of West Kittanning
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,885 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Butler<6>
  • Lower Burrell [Westmoreland County]
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    • Lower Burrell [Westmoreland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of West Kittanning
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,078 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lower Burrell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lower Burrell<6>
  • Vandergrift [Westmoreland County]
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    • Vandergrift [Westmoreland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of West Kittanning
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,875 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vandergrift have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vandergrift<6>
  • Tarentum [Allegheny County]
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    • Tarentum [Allegheny County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of West Kittanning
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,366 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tarentum have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tarentum<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brackenridge [Allegheny County]
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      • Brackenridge [Allegheny County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of West Kittanning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,135 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brackenridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brackenridge<6>
    • Leechburg [Armstrong County]
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      • Leechburg [Armstrong County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of West Kittanning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,989 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leechburg<6>
    • Freeport [Armstrong County]
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      • Freeport [Armstrong County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of West Kittanning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,677 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Freeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeport<6>
    • Apollo [Armstrong County]
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      • Apollo [Armstrong County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of West Kittanning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,523 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Apollo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apollo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Apollo<6>
    • Saxonburg [Butler County]
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      • Saxonburg [Butler County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of West Kittanning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,438 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saxonburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saxonburg<6>
    • West Leechburg [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Leechburg
      • West Leechburg [Westmoreland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of West Kittanning
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,221 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Leechburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Leechburg

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Kittanning ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Kittanning. 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 Armstrong, 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 West Kittanning.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Kittanning - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- West Kittanning) 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 West Kittanning. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Kittanning

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Kittanning. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8134, Longitude: -79.5337       In this case, the coordinates for West Kittanning 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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