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Welcome to Whitehall ...

Whitehall is located in Allegheny County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Whitehall has a population of 13,393 people<2> (see below for details).

Whitehall is 1,270 feet [387 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Whitehall ...

Official Website: www.whitehallboro.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Whitehall had an population of 13,393 people. This is a decrease of 3.95% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.28% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Whitehall had a population of 13,944 people. This makes Whitehall the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Whitehall represents 0.11% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 44th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 13,944 people, the population of Whitehall decreased 3.46% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 14,444 people).

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

Communities Also Named Whitehall ...

While we believe that this Whitehall is located in Allegheny County, we know of another 3 Pennsylvania communities named Whitehall. Those communities are located in the following counties: Adams, Lehigh and Montour County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 29 communities that are also named Whitehall - they are located in Arkansas (3), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Maryland, Michigan, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Rhode Island, South Carolina (3), Texas (2), Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Whitehall ...

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

  • Monroeville [Allegheny County]
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    • Monroeville [Allegheny County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Whitehall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,380 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroeville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Whitehall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,087 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plum have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plum<6>
  • Murrysville [Westmoreland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murrysville
    • Murrysville [Westmoreland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Whitehall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,590 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murrysville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murrysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murrysville<6>
  • McKeesport [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McKeesport
    • McKeesport [Allegheny County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Whitehall
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,009 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKeesport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKeesport<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wilkinsburg [Allegheny County]
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      • Wilkinsburg [Allegheny County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,292 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilkinsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilkinsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilkinsburg<6>
    • Franklin Park [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin Park
      • Franklin Park [Allegheny County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,885 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin Park have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin Park
    • Washington [Washington County]
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      • Washington [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,433 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washington<6>
    • New Kensington [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Kensington
      • New Kensington [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,292 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Kensington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Kensington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Kensington<6>
    • Jeannette [Westmoreland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeannette
      • Jeannette [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,074 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jeannette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jeannette<6>
    • Canonsburg [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canonsburg
      • Canonsburg [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Whitehall
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,760 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canonsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canonsburg<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 Whitehall. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Whitehall.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whitehall ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Allegheny County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Whitehall: www.whitehallboro.org/

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Whitehall.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whitehall - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Whitehall) 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 Whitehall. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Whitehall

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whitehall. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3611, Longitude: -79.9909    
<5>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.
<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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