Centre, Juniata County, Pennsylvania

Centre: County in Pennsylvania, United States


Centre is a city located in the county of Juniata in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,491 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,527 inhabitants.

The city was created 223 years ago in 1800.

Quick Facts about Centre

Population : 2,527 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Juniata County
Different from : Happy Valley, Pennsylvania
Area : 2880 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.3%
Land as percent of area : 99.7%
Named for : centre
Capital : Bellefonte
Establishment : February 02, 1800 (223 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 14:21:10 (30th May 2023)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.42% (2010-2020)
Centre locator map
Location of Centre on Pennsylvania map.
Centre County Courthouse image
Centre County Courthouse
Centre County Courthouse image


Centre is located at 40°32'39"N 77°18'37"W (40.5442500, -77.3102700). It has 6 neighbors: Blair County, Clearfield County, Clinton County, Huntingdon County, Mifflin County and Union County.

Centre map

Centre has 6 neighbours.


The population of Centre increased by 1.42% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,491 - census
2011 2,485 -0.24% estimation process
2012 2,481 -0.16% estimation process
2013 2,473 -0.32% estimation process
2014 2,475 0.08% estimation process
2015 2,487 0.48% estimation process
2016 2,493 0.24% estimation process
2017 2,499 0.24% estimation process
2018 2,506 0.28% estimation process
2019 2,512 0.24% estimation process
2020 2,527 0.59% estimation process

Center, Centre, Centreville, Vandyke

People born in Centre (10)

People born in Centre, including politician William F. Packer, politician James K. Kelly, politician David John Lewis, .


Schools in Centre

College & universities near Centre, PA

Code Name City ZIP
418481 Mifflin County Academy of Science and Technology Lewistown (PA) 17044-1697

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Centre, PA

Code Name Address Type
LEW Lewistown 150 Helen Street RAIL
HAR Harrisburg Transportation Center 4th and Chestnut Streets RAIL
HGD Huntingdon Fourth and Allegheny Sts. RAIL
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street RAIL
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL

Post offices near Centre

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mex Post Office Mexico (PA) 17056

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Centre , Alabama city in Alabama, United States of America with a population of 3,616 people.

Other cities in Juniata County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Juniata County , PA.

City Name Population Title
Tuscarora 1,202 Township in southwestern Juniata County, Pennsylvania
Mifflintown 903 Borough in central Juniata County, Pennsylvania
Port Royal 900 Borough in central Juniata County, Pennsylvania
Spruce Hill 858 Township in western Juniata County, Pennsylvania
Mifflin 606 Borough in central Juniata County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Centre distances to largest Pennsylvania cities