Windber Somerset County, Pennsylvania

Windber: Borough of in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States


Windber is a city located in the county of Somerset in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,138 and a population density of 2,090 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,789 inhabitants.

The city was created 124 years ago in 1896.

Windber Quick Facts

Population : 3,789 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Somerset County
Postal code : 15963
Phone Area Codes : 814
Area : 1.98 km2
Altitude : 5,522 feet / 1683 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1897 (124 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 00:24:30 (6th December 2021)
Density : 1,914 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.21% (2010-2020)
Windber locator map
Location of Windber on Pennsylvania map.
Borough building in Windber image
Borough building in Windber
Borough building in Windber image


Windber is located at 40°14'23"N 78°50'6"W (40.2398000, -78.8350200).

Windber map


According to census records, the population of Windber decreased by 9.21% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,138 - census
2011 4,112 -0.63% estimation process
2012 4,083 -0.71% estimation process
2013 4,042 -1.01% estimation process
2014 4,011 -0.77% estimation process
2015 3,963 -1.21% estimation process
2016 3,919 -1.12% estimation process
2017 3,881 -0.98% estimation process
2018 3,850 -0.81% estimation process
2019 3,816 -0.89% estimation process
2020 3,789 -0.71% estimation process

Windber zip code is 15963. County name: Somerset, County fips: 42111

Local Places in Windber

People born in Windber (10)

People born in Windber, including screenwriter and film producer Ashley Miller, baseball player Dave Geisel, baseball player Frank Kostro, you can see a list of people who born in Windber.

  • Frank Trechock (Major League Baseball player) he was born in 24/12/1915
  • Gene Heeter (American football player) he was born in 19/04/1941
  • Gerald Snyder (American football player (1905-1983)) he was born in 06/08/1905
  • Frank Kush (American football player and coach (1929-2017)) he was born in 20/01/1929
  • Tom Grebis (American-football player (1930-2005)) he was born in 21/12/1930
  • Joe Jones (American football tight end born 1962) he was born in 26/06/1962
  • Cody Law (American amateur wrestler) he was born in 24/03/1995

Schools in Windber

College & universities near Windber, PA

Code Name City ZIP
215284 University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Johnstown (PA) 15904
414911 Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Johnstown (PA) 15904-2949
418454 Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center Johnstown (PA) 15904-2998
211802 DLP Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center Johnstown (PA) 15905-4398
212975 Commonwealth Technical Institute Johnstown (PA) 15905-3092

Stations (16)

Amtrak & bus stations near Windber, PA

Code Name Address Type
JST Johnstown 47 Walnut Street RAIL
LAB Latrobe station 329 McKinley Ave RAIL
ALT Altoona Transportation Center 1231 11th Avenue RAIL
GNB Greensburg Harrison Ave. and Seton Hill Dr. RAIL
GTV Grantsville, MD 3000 Chestnut Ridge Road BUS

Post offices near Windber

Post Office Name City ZIP
Windber Post Office Windber (PA) 15963
Elton Post Office Elton (PA) 15934
Richland Branch Post Office Johnstown (PA) 15904
Tire Hill Post Office Tire Hill (PA) 15959
Davidsvill Post Office Davidsville (PA) 15928

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Somerset County

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

City Name Population Title
Williams 6,115 Township in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Somerset 5,817 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
Forward 3,018 Township of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Glade 2,143 Township in Warren County, Pennsylvania, United States
Meyersdale 2,087 Borough in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States
Berlin 1,931 Borough in Pennsylvania, USA
Randolph 1,679 Unincorporated community in Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Kimmel 1,537 Township in Bedford County, Pennsylvania
Friedens 1,523 Census designated place
Huston 1,352 Township in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania
Boswell 1,180 Town in Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States
Davidsville 1,130 Census designated place
Milford 985 Borough in Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Paint 930 Borough in Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States
Rockwood 815 Borough of Pennsylvania
Confluence 722 Borough of Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Windber distances to largest Pennsylvania cities