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Welcome to Williamsburg ...
The location of Williamsburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Williamsburg has a population of 1,178 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Williamsburg.
Williamsburg is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Williamsburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Williamsburg is located in the (814) area code.
Websites for Williamsburg ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.blairchamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Williamsburg, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Williamsburg had an population of 1,178 people. This is a decrease of 6.06% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.42% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Williamsburg had a population of 1,254 people. This makes Williamsburg the county's 7th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,254 people, the population of Williamsburg decreased 6.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,345 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Williamsburg.
Communities Also Named Williamsburg ...
While we believe that this Williamsburg is located in Blair County, we know of another 3 Pennsylvania communities named Williamsburg. Those communities are located in the following counties: Allegheny, Armstrong and Clarion County.
Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 55 communities that are also named Williamsburg - they are located in Alabama (2), Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (4), Idaho, Illinois (5), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio (3), Ontario (2), Oregon, Tennessee (3), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Williamsburg.
Communities near Williamsburg ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Williamsburg.
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 Williamsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Williamsburg.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Williamsburg. 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 Williamsburg.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Williamsburg. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Williamsburg.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Williamsburg ...
Looking for more information about Williamsburg? 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 Williamsburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Williamsburg.
Adding Williamsburg to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Williamsburg 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 Williamsburg was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Williamsburg on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Williamsburg on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Williamsburg. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022