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Welcome to Williamsburg ...

Williamsburg is located in Blair County<1>.

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 1,177 people<3> (see below for details).

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 lies within 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 1,177 people. This is a decrease of 6.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.49% 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 (which had 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.

  • Altoona [Blair County]
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    • Altoona [Blair County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Williamsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,364 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altoona
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altoona<6>
  • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County]
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    • Huntingdon [Huntingdon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Williamsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,937 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntingdon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntingdon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntingdon<6>
  • Hollidaysburg [Blair County]
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    • Hollidaysburg [Blair County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Williamsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,674 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollidaysburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hollidaysburg<6>
  • Tyrone [Blair County]
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    • Tyrone [Blair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Williamsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,139 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyrone have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyrone
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tyrone<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Roaring Spring [Blair County]
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      • Roaring Spring [Blair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Williamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roaring Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roaring Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roaring Spring<6>
    • Mount Union [Huntingdon County]
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      • Mount Union [Huntingdon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Williamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,339 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Union<6>
    • Martinsburg [Blair County]
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      • Martinsburg [Blair County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Williamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,836 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsburg<6>
    • Bellwood [Blair County]
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      • Bellwood [Blair County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Williamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,751 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellwood<6>
    • Gallitzin [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallitzin
      • Gallitzin [Cambria County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Williamsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,534 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallitzin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallitzin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallitzin<6>
    • Todd [Huntingdon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Todd
      • Todd [Huntingdon County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Williamsburg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Todd

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.

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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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Blair, 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 Williamsburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Williamsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Williamsburg) 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 Williamsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Williamsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Williamsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4620, Longitude: -78.2061       In this case, the coordinates for Williamsburg 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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