RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

West Mifflin, Pennsylvania

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other PA
Communities

















Welcome to West Mifflin ...

West Mifflin is located in Allegheny County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, West Mifflin has a population of 19,699 people<3> (see below for details).

West Mifflin is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, West Mifflin had an population of 19,699 people. This is a decrease of 3.02% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.31% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, West Mifflin had a population of 20,313 people. This makes West Mifflin the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of West Mifflin represents 0.16% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 26th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 20,313 people, the population of West Mifflin decreased 9.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 22,464 people).

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

Communities near West Mifflin ...

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

  • Pittsburgh [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsburgh
    • Pittsburgh [Allegheny County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of West Mifflin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 300,286 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsburgh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittsburgh<6>
  • Bethel Park [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel Park
    • Bethel Park [Allegheny County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of West Mifflin
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32,345 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethel Park<6>
  • Monroeville [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroeville
    • Monroeville [Allegheny County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of West Mifflin
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,380 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroeville<6>
  • Plum [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plum
    • Plum [Allegheny County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of West Mifflin
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plum have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,087 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plum<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Murrysville [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murrysville
      • Murrysville [Westmoreland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of West Mifflin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murrysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,590 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murrysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murrysville<6>
    • Franklin Park [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin Park
      • Franklin Park [Allegheny County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of West Mifflin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,885 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Park
    • Greensburg [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greensburg
      • Greensburg [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of West Mifflin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,113 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensburg<6>
    • New Kensington [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Kensington
      • New Kensington [Westmoreland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of West Mifflin
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Kensington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,292 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Kensington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Kensington<6>
    • Lower Burrell [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower Burrell
      • Lower Burrell [Westmoreland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of West Mifflin
      • 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.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,078 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Burrell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lower Burrell<6>
    • Jeannette [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeannette
      • Jeannette [Westmoreland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of West Mifflin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,074 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jeannette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jeannette<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 West Mifflin. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Mifflin.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Mifflin ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community located in Pennsylvania

About Allegheny County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Allegheny County: www.county.allegheny.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 Allegheny, 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 Mifflin.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Mifflin - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- West Mifflin) 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 Mifflin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Mifflin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Mifflin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3673, Longitude: -79.8973       In this case, the coordinates for West Mifflin 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 20 Oct 2020