Foster Indiana County, Pennsylvania

Foster: Township in western Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania


Foster is a township located in the county of Indiana in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 251 and a population density of 19 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 240 inhabitants.

Foster Quick Facts

Population : 240 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Indiana County
Area : 13.2 km2
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 03:19:04 (28th November 2021)
Density : 18 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.58% (2010-2020)


Foster is located at 40°31'57"N 79°26'24"W (40.5325700, -79.4400400).

Foster map


According to census records, the population of Foster decreased by 4.58% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 251 - census
2011 250 -0.4% estimation process
2012 249 -0.4% estimation process
2013 250 0.4% estimation process
2014 248 -0.81% estimation process
2015 245 -1.22% estimation process
2016 244 -0.41% estimation process
2017 242 -0.83% estimation process
2018 241 -0.41% estimation process
2019 239 -0.84% estimation process
2020 240 0.42% estimation process

Local Places in Foster

Schools in Foster

College & universities near Foster, PA

Code Name City ZIP
214625 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State New Kensington New Kensington (PA) 15068-1765

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Foster, PA

Code Name Address Type
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave RAIL
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
PGH Union Station 1100 Liberty Avenue RAIL
JST Johnstown 47 Walnut Street RAIL
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL

Post offices near Foster

Post Office Name City ZIP
Avonmor Post Office Avonmore (PA) 15618

Other places with the same name (8)

  • Foster , Rhode Island town in Providence County, Rhode Island with a population of 4,747 people.
  • Foster , Michigan township in Ogemaw County, Michigan with a population of 811 people.
  • Foster , Minnesota city in United States of America with a population of 227 people.
  • Foster , Oklahoma city in Garvin County, Oklahoma, United States of America with a population of 161 people.
  • Foster , Missouri human settlement in Bates County, Missouri, United States of America with a population of 111 people.
  • Foster , Wisconsin human settlement in Wisconsin, United States of America with a population of 96 people.
  • Foster , Nebraska village in Nebraska, USA with a population of 51 people.

Other cities in Indiana County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Indiana County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Indiana 13,120 Borough in Pennsylvania
Smith 4,347 Township in Washington County, Pennsylvania
Burrell 4,101 Township in Indiana County, Pennsylvania
Blairsville 3,204 City in Union County, Georgia, USA
Rayne 2,781 Township in Indiana County, Pennsylvania
Germany 2,737 Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania
Snyder 2,380 Township in Blair County, Pennsylvania
Gilpin 2,377 Township in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
Robinson 1,887 Census-designated place in Indiana County, Pennsylvania
Brush Valley 1,729 Township in Indiana County, Pennsylvania
Ben Avon 1,716 Borough in Pennsylvania
Homer City 1,585 Borough of Pennsylvania
Chevy Chase Heights 1,502 Census designated place within White Township, Pennsylvania, United States
Locust 1,383 Human settlement in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Clymer 1,262 Borough of Pennsylvania
Black Lick 1,149 Census designated place