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List of Pennsylvania counties: State nickname: The Keystone State Official languages None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Governor Ed Rendell (D) Senators Arlen Specter (R) Rick Santorum (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 33rd 119,283 km² 2. ...

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Pennsylvania counties
  1. Adams County, formed in 1800 from parts of York County. County seat: Gettysburg.
  2. Allegheny County, formed in 1788 from parts of Washington and Westmoreland Counties. County seat: Pittsburgh.
  3. Armstrong County, formed in 1800 from parts of Allegheny, Lycoming, and Westmoreland Counties. County seat: Kittanning.
  4. Beaver County, formed in 1800 from parts of Allegheny and Washington Counties. County seat: Beaver.
  5. Bedford County, formed in 1771 from parts of Cumberland County. County seat: Bedford.
  6. Berks County, formed in 1752 from parts of Chester, Lancaster and Philadelphia Counties. County seat: Reading.
  7. Blair County, formed in 1846 from parts of Huntingdon and Bedford Counties. County seat: Hollidaysburg.
  8. Bradford County, formed in 1810 from parts of Luzerne and Lycoming Counties; originally called Ontario County, renamed as Bradford County in 1812. County seat: Towanda.
  9. Bucks County, one of the original counties at the formation of Pennsylvania in 1682. County seat: Doylestown.
  10. Butler County, formed in 1800 from parts of Allegheny County. County seat: Butler.
  11. Cambria County, formed in 1804 from parts of Somerset and Huntingdon Counties. County seat: Ebensburg.
  12. Cameron County, formed in 1860 from parts of Clinton, Elk, McKean, and Potter Counties. County seat: Emporium.
  13. Carbon County, formed in 1843 from parts of Monroe and Northampton Counties. County seat: Jim Thorpe.
  14. Centre County, formed in 1800 from parts of Lycoming, Mifflin, Northumberland, and Huntingdon Counties. County seat: Bellefonte.
  15. Chester County, one of the original counties at the formation of Pennsylvania in 1682. County seat: West Chester.
  16. Clarion County, formed in 1839 from parts of Venango and Armstrong Counties. County seat: Clarion.
  17. Clearfield County, formed in 1804 from parts of Lycoming and Huntingdon Counties; Clearfield functioned as a part of Centre County for judiciary purposes until 1822. County seat: Clearfield.
  18. Clinton County, formed in 1839 from parts of Lycoming and Centre Counties. County seat: Lock Haven.
  19. Columbia County, formed in 1813 from parts of Northumberland and Luzerne Counties. County seat: Bloomsburg.
  20. Crawford County, formed in 1800 from parts of Allegheny County. County seat: Meadville.
  21. Cumberland County, formed in 1750 from parts of Lancaster County. County seat: Carlisle.
  22. Dauphin County, formed in 1785 from parts of Lancaster County. County seat: Harrisburg.
  23. Delaware County, formed in 1789 from parts of Chester County. County seat: Media.
  24. Elk County, formed 1843 from parts of Jefferson, McKean, and Clearfield Counties. County seat: Ridgway.
  25. Erie County, formed in 1800 from parts of Allegheny County; attached to Crawford County until 1803. County seat: Erie.
  26. Fayette County, formed in 1783 from parts of Westmoreland County. County seat: Uniontown.
  27. Forest County, formed in 1848 from parts of Jefferson County; attached to Jefferson County until 1857. County seat: Tionesta.
  28. Franklin County, formed in 1784 from parts of Cumberland County. County seat: Chambersburg.
  29. Fulton County, formed in 1850 from parts of Bedford County. County seat: McConnellsburg
  30. Greene County, formed in 1796 from parts of Washington County. County seat: Waynesburg
  31. Huntingdon County, formed in 1787 from parts of Bedford County. County seat: Huntingdon.
  32. Indiana County, formed in 1803 from parts of Lycoming and Westmoreland Counties; it was attached to Westmoreland County until 1806. County seat: Indiana.
  33. Jefferson County, formed in 1804 from parts of Lycoming County. Attached to Westmoreland County until 1806 and to Indiana County until 1830. County seat: Brookville.
  34. Juniata County, formed 1831 from parts of Mifflin County. County seat: Mifflintown.
  35. Lackawanna County, formed in 1878 from parts of Luzerne County. County seat: Scranton.
  36. Lancaster County, formed in 1729 from parts of Chester County. County seat: Lancaster.
  37. Lawrence County, formed in 1849 from parts of Beaver and Mercer Counties. County seat: New Castle.
  38. Lebanon County, fourmed in 1813 from parts of Dauphin and Lancaster Counties. County seat: Lebanon.
  39. Lehigh County, formed in 1812 from parts of Northampton County. County seat: Allentown.
  40. Luzerne County, formed in 1786 from parts of Northumberland County. County seat: Wilkes-Barre.
  41. Lycoming County, formed in 1795 from parts of Northumberland County. County seat: Williamsport.
  42. McKean County, formed in 1804 from parts of Lycoming County; Attached to Centre County until 1814 and to Lycoming County until 1826 for judicial and elective purposes. McKean was fully organized only in 1826. County seat: Smethport.
  43. Mercer County, formed in 1800 from parts of Allegheny County. County seat: Mercer.
  44. Mifflin County, formed in 1789 from parts of Cumberland and Northumberland Counties. County seat: Lewistown.
  45. Monroe County, formed in 1836 from parts of Pike and Northampton Counties. County seat: Stroudsburg.
  46. Montgomery County, formed in 1784 from parts of Philadelphia County. County seat: Norristown.
  47. Montour County, formed in 1850 from parts of Columbia County. County seat: Danville.
  48. Northampton County, formed in 1752 from parts of Bucks County. County seat: Easton.
  49. Northumberland County, formed in 1772 from parts of Lancaster, Berks, Bedford, Cumberland, and Northampton Counties. County seat: Sunbury.
  50. Perry County, formed in 1820 from parts of Cumberland County. County seat: New Bloomfield.
  51. Philadelphia County, one of the original counties at the formation of Pennsylvania in 1682. The city and county of Philadelphia were combined in 1854 and city and county offices merged in 1952.
  52. Pike County, formed in 1814 from parts of Wayne County. County seat: Milford.
  53. Potter County, Formed in 1804 from Lycoming county. Attached to Lycoming County until 18265 and to McKean County until 1835 for judicial purposes, Potter was not fully organized until 1835. County seat: Coudersport.
  54. Schuylkill County, formed in 1811 from parts of Berks and Northampton Counties. County seat: Pottsville.
  55. Snyder County, formed in 1855 from parts of Union County. County seat: Middleburg.
  56. Somerset County, formed in 1795 from parts of Bedford County. County seat: Somerset.
  57. Sullivan County, formed in 1847 from parts of Lycoming County; attached to Lycoming until 1848. County seat: Laporte.
  58. Susquehanna County, formed in 1810 from parts of Luzerne County ; attached to Luzerne County until 1812. County seat: Montrose.
  59. Tioga County, formed in 1804 from parts of Lycoming County; attached to Lycoming until 1812. County seat: Wellsboro.
  60. Union County, formed in 1813 from parts of Northumberland County. County seat: Lewisburg.
  61. Venango County, formed in 1800 from parts of Allegheny and Lycoming Counties; attached to until 1805. County seat: Franklin.
  62. Warren County, formed in 1800 from parts of Allegheny and Lycoming counties; attached to Crawford County until 1805 and then to Venango until Warren was formally organized in 1819. County seat: Warren.
  63. Washington County, formed in 1781 from parts of Westmoreland County. County seat: Washington.
  64. Wayne County, formed in 1798 from parts of Northampton County. County seat: Honesdale.
  65. Westmoreland County, formed in 1773 from parts of Bedford County. County seat: Greensburg.
  66. Wyoming County, formed in 1842 from parts of Luzerne County. County seat: Tunkhannock.
  67. York County, formed in 1749 from parts of Lancaster County. County seat: York.

map Download high resolution version (865x532, 52 KB) SOURCE: http://www. ... Download high resolution version (865x532, 52 KB) SOURCE: http://www. ... Adams County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Gettysburg is a borough 38 miles (68 km) south by southwest of Harrisburg located in Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA, of which it is the county seatGR6. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed January 22, 1800 Seat Pittsburgh Area  - Total  - Water 1,929 km² (745 mi²) 38 km² (15 mi²) 1. ... Skyline of downtown Pittsburgh Pittsburgh is a city in Western Pennsylvania, United States, and the county seat of Allegheny County. ... Armstrong County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Kittanning is a borough located in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania. ... Beaver County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Beaver is a borough located in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. ... Bedford County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Bedford is a borough located in Bedford County, Pennsylvania. ... Berks County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... City of Reading seal Reading (pronounced red - ing) is the county seat of Berks County, Pennsylvania. ... Blair County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Hollidaysburg is a borough located in Blair County, Pennsylvania. ... Bradford County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Towanda is a borough located in Bradford County, Pennsylvania. ... Bucks County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Doylestown is the name of both a borough and the adjacent township located in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 34 miles (55 km) north of Philadelphia. ... Butler County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Butler is a city located in Butler County, Pennsylvania. ... Cambria County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Ebensburg is a borough located in Cambria County, Pennsylvania. ... Cameron County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Emporium is a borough located in Cameron County, Pennsylvania. ... Carbon County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Jim Thorpe is a borough located in Carbon County, Pennsylvania. ... Centre County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Bellefonte is a borough located in Centre County, Pennsylvania. ... Chester County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... The Borough of West Chester is the county seat of Chester County, PennsylvaniaGR6. ... Clarion County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Clarion is a borough located in Clarion County, Pennsylvania. ... Clearfield County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Clearfield is a borough located in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania. ... Clinton County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Lock Haven is a city located in Clinton County, Pennsylvania. ... Columbia County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Bloomsburg is a town located in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, 40 miles (64 km) southwest of Wilkes Barre. ... Crawford County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Meadville is a city located in Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 13,685. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed January 27, 1750 Seat Carlisle Area  - Total  - Water 1,427 km² (551 mi²) 3 km² (1 mi²) 0. ... Carlisle is a borough located in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, 18 miles (29 km) west-southwest of Harrisburg, the State capital. ... Dauphin County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Harrisburg is the capital of Pennsylvania, one of four states designated a Commonwealth of the United States. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed September 26, 1789 Seat Media Area  - Total  - Water 494 km² (191 mi²) 17 km² (7 mi²) 3. ... Elk County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Ridgway is a borough located in Elk County, Pennsylvania. ... Erie County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... The Erie skyline, facing south from Presque Isle State Park across Presque Isle Bay Presque Isle State Park, known to locals as the peninsula. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed September 26, 1783 Seat Uniontown Area  - Total  - Water 2,067 km² (798 mi²) 20 km² (8 mi²) 0. ... Uniontown is a city located in Fayette County, Pennsylvania. ... Forest County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Tionesta is a borough located in Forest County, Pennsylvania. ... Franklin County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Chambersburg is a borough located in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. ... Fulton County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... McConnellsburg is a borough located in Fulton County, Pennsylvania. ... Greene County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Waynesburg is a borough located in Greene County, Pennsylvania. ... Huntingdon County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Huntingdon is a borough located in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania. ... Indiana County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Indiana is a borough located in Indiana County, Pennsylvania. ... Jefferson County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Brookville is a borough located in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, 100 miles (161 km) northeast of Pittsburgh. ... Juniata County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Mifflintown is a borough located in Juniata County, Pennsylvania. ... Lackawanna County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Scranton is a city located in Lackawanna County in Northeastern Pennsylvania. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed May 10, 1729 Seat Lancaster Area  - Total  - Water 2,548 km² (984 mi²) 90 km² (35 mi²) 3. ... Lancaster is a city located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. ... Lawrence County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... New Castle is a city located in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed 1813 Seat Lebanon Area  - Total  - Water 939 km² (363 mi²) 2 km² (1 mi²) 0. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed Seat Allentown Area  - Total  - Water 898 km² (347 mi²) 4 km² (2 mi²) 0. ... Motto: Nickname: [[Image:|px|Location of Allentown, Pennsylvania]] Founded Incorporated 1762   County Lehigh County Borough Parrish Mayor Roy C. Afflerbach Area  - Total  - Water 46. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed Seat Wilkes-Barre Area  - Total  - Water 2,349 km² (907 mi²) 42 km² (16 mi²) 1. ... Wilkes-Barre is the county seat of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. ... Lycoming County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Map of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania highlighting Williamsport Williamsport is a city located in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. ... McKean County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Smethport is a borough located in McKean County, Pennsylvania. ... Mercer County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Mercer is a borough located in Mercer County, Pennsylvania. ... Mifflin County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Lewistown is a borough located on the Juniata River, 61 miles (98 km) northwest of Harrisburg in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania. ... Monroe County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Stroudsburg is a borough located in Monroe County, Pennsylvania. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed 1784 Seat Norristown Area  - Total  - Water 1,262 km² (487 mi²) 11 km² (4 mi²) 0. ... Norristown is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA. As of the 2000 census, the borough had a total population of 31,282. ... Montour County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Danville is a borough located in Montour County, Pennsylvania, of which it is the county seat. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed 1752 Seat Easton Area  - Total  - Water 977 km² (377 mi²) 9 km² (4 mi²) 0. ... Easton is a city located in Northampton County, Pennsylvania. ... Northumberland County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Sunbury is a city located in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania. ... Perry County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Philadelphia County is a county located in the U.S. State of Pennsylvania. ... State nickname: The Keystone State Official languages None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Governor Ed Rendell (D) Senators Arlen Specter (R) Rick Santorum (R) Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 33rd 119,283 km² 2. ... Pike County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Milford is a borough located in Pike County, Pennsylvania. ... Potter County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Coudersport is a borough located in Potter County, Pennsylvania. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed Seat Pottsville Area  - Total  - Water 2,027 km² (778 mi²) 11 km² (4 mi²) 0. ... Motto: Nickname: [[Image:|px|Location of Pottsville, Pennsylvania]] Founded Incorporated 1806 February 19, 1828  County Schuylkill County Borough Parrish Mayor John D. W. Reiley Area  - Total  - Water 10. ... Snyder County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Middleburg is a borough located in Snyder County, Pennsylvania. ... Somerset County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Somerset is a borough located in Somerset County, Pennsylvania. ... Sullivan County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Laporte is a borough located in Sullivan County, Pennsylvania. ... Susquehanna County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Montrose is a borough located in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania. ... Tioga County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Wellsboro is a borough located in Tioga County, Pennsylvania, 80 miles (129 km) northwest of Williamsport. ... Union County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Lewisburg is a borough located in Union County, Pennsylvania, 30 miles (48 km) south by east of Williamsport and 60 miles (97 km) north of Harrisburg. ... Venango County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Franklin is the name of some places in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania: Franklin, Cambria County, Pennsylvania Franklin, Venango County, Pennsylvania This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Warren County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Warren is a city located in Warren County, Pennsylvania. ... Washington County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Washington is a city located in Washington County, Pennsylvania. ... Wayne County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Honesdale is located in an area known as the lake region of the Poconos. The surrounding area provides many recreational opportunities including: boating, fishing, hiking, hunting, skiing, biking, and rafting. ... Westmoreland County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Greensburg is a city located in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 15,889. ... Wyoming County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Tunkhannock is a borough located in Wyoming County, Pennsylvania. ... York County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... York is a city located in York County, Pennsylvania. ...


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