Curwensville

Curwensville

Is a borough located in Clearfield County, Pennsylvaniain the United States of America, 34 miles (55 km) northwest of Altoona on the West Branch Susquehanna River. Coal mining, tanning, and the manufacture of fire bricks were the industries at the turn of the 20th century. In 1900, 1,937 people lived in the borough, and in 1910, 2,549 lived there. As of the 2000 U.S. census, the borough had a total population of 2,650.

Geography

Curwensville is located at 40°58′24″N 78°31′20″W / 40.97333°N 78.52222°W / 40.97333; -78.52222 (40.973408, -78.522318),[1] along the banks of the West Branch Susquehanna River.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 2.3 square miles (6.1 km²), of which, 2.2 square miles (5.8 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km²) of it is water. The total area is 3.85% water.

Source: Wikipedia

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