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Venango County, Pennsylvania


"The Gateway to Oil Country"

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Statistics & Facts

The Pennsylvania state capital is Harrisburg.
The population of Emlenton is approximately 834 (1990), 625 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 359 (1990), 285 (2010).
The amount of land area in Emlenton is 2.147 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.173 sq kilometers.
The distance from Emlenton to Washington DC is 215 miles.
The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 162 miles. (as the crow flies)
Emlenton is positioned 41.18 degrees north of the equator and 79.70 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Emlenton median income is $ 30,875.


in northwestern Pennsylvania in the southern portion of Venango County.
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History & History Related Items

A History summary for Emlenton.

The Emlenton area was first opened to settlers around 1798. Andrew McCaslin, an Irish businessman, came around 1820 to look for building stones. He loved the area instantly and settled on the site which became Emlenton later. Emlenton was named for Hannah Emlen, who was the wife of Joseph Fox. Mr. Fox was a wealthy Quaker who owned much land in Venango and Clarion Counties.
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The founding of Emlenton


The incorporation of Emlenton



Cultural Opportunities in the Emlenton area.

The Riverside House Concert Series
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Emlenton City Government

Borough of Emlenton
501 Main St
Emlenton, PA 16373-9305
Phone: 724-867-8611

Emlenton Chamber

Emlenton / A-C Valley Area Chamber of Commerce
501 Main Street
Emlenton, PA 16373
Phone: 724-867-1855

Emlenton Organizations

Emlenton / A-C Valley Area Chamber of Commerce
501 Main Street
Emlenton, PA 16373
Phone: 724-867-1855

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