Blair County, county in Pennsylvania, United States. As of 2020 county had an estimated population of 121,007 inhabitants. The county was created 177 years ago in 1846. Its county seat is Hollidaysburg.
There are 12 city/town in Blair County, PA. The largest city of Blair County is Altoona with a population of 42,989. Other cities include, Frankstown population 7,193, Hollidaysburg population 5,632, Tyrone population 5,095, Westmont population 4,625
Nestled in central Pennsylvania, Blair County is home to a mix of small cities, quaint towns, and rural villages dotted among the Allegheny Mountains. The largest city and county seat is Altoona, known for its railroading history and population of around 45,000 people. Just northwest lies the town of Hollidaysburg, situated along the Juniata River and home to around 6,000 residents.
Blair County shines brightest in its small towns brimming with history and charm. Places like Williamsburg, Duncansville, and Tyrone each contain fewer than 5,000 residents but pack local flavor into their classic downtowns. Furthermore, tiny unincorporated villages like Frankstown, Henrietta, and Riggles Gap feel frozen in time with their early American architecture and scenic country backdrops.
Throughout its valleys, forests, and farmlands, Blair County tells the story of Pennsylvania’s past through its blend of railroads, canals, farms, and villages. From the relative metropolis of Altoona to the most remote countryside hamlet, the communities of Blair County provide an authentic taste of the Allegheny region’s heritage and beauty.
List of cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Blair County.
|Altoona||A city in Blair County, Pennsylvania.||42,989|
|Beavertown||Borough in western Snyder County, Pennsylvania||958|
|Bellwood||Borough in Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States||1,751|
|Claysburg||Census designated place||1,625|
|Duncansville||Borough of Pennsylvania||1,148|
|Frankstown||Township in Blair County, Pennsylvania||7,193|
|Hollidaysburg||Borough of Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States||5,632|
|Martinsburg||Borough of Pennsylvania||1,858|
|Newry||Borough of Pennsylvania||307|
|Roaring Spring||Borough of Pennsylvania||2,399|
|Tyrone||Borough in Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States||5,095|
|Westmont||Borough of Pennsylvania||4,625|