Leechburg, Pennsylvania

Leechburg: Borough of Pennsylvania


Leechburg is a city located in the county of Armstrong in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.

Quick Facts about Leechburg

Population : 2,069
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Armstrong County
Postal code : 15656
Area : 0.48 km2
Altitude : 2,592 feet / 790 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1832 (191 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 11:49:15 (27th September 2023)


Leechburg is located at 40°37'37"N 79°36'20"W (40.6270100, -79.6056000).

Leechburg map

People born in Leechburg (8)

People born in Leechburg, including music department head at Michigan State University 1919-1928, composer of orchestral, brass band, and piano music John Siebert Taylor, football player Alex Kroll, activist Harriet Shetler, .


  • Luther D. Miller (American Army officer and chaplain) he was born in 14/06/1890
  • Robert Ginzler (American music arranger) he was born in 20/07/1910
  • John R. Phillips (American diplomat, attorney) he was born in 15/12/1942
  • Cal Hawk (professional baseball player) he was born in 20/10/1847
  • Matt Berkey (American professional poker player) he was born in 29/01/1982

Schools in Leechburg

College & universities near Leechburg, PA

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

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Leechburg, PA

Code Name Address Type
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave 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 Leechburg

Post Office Name City ZIP
Leechburg Post Office Leechburg (PA) 15656

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Armstrong County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Armstrong County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Milton 6,550 Borough in northwestern Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Greenville 5,177 Borough in Mercer County, Pennsylvania, United States
Kittanning 3,684 Borough of Pennsylvania
North Buffalo 2,874 Township of Pennsylvania
Ford City 2,735 Borough of Pennsylvania
Orchard Hills 1,952 Census designated place
Freeport 1,662 Borough of Pennsylvania
Apollo 1,507 Borough of Pennsylvania
North Apollo 1,191 Borough of Pennsylvania
Lenape Heights 1,167 Census designated place
Williamsburg 1,167 Borough of Pennsylvania
South Bend 1,087 Township in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
West Kittanning 1,078 Borough of Pennsylvania
Adams 910 Community in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States
Rural Valley 806 Borough of Pennsylvania
Bradys Bend 708 Township in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Leechburg distances to largest Pennsylvania cities