Pennsylvania Features & Landmarks (Physical, Cultural & Historic Features)

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Pennsylvania Physical Features, Cultural Features & Historical Landmarks

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Pennsylvania
Physical Features
Arches 1
Areas 99
Bars 11
Basins 34
Bays 31
Beaches 5
Benches 2
Bends 27
Capes 42
Cliffs 45
Falls 92
Flats 41
Forests 33
Gaps 294
Guts 1
Islands 231
Lakes 524
Pillars 30
Ranges 44
Rapids 3
Ridges 400
Slopes 3
Springs 205
Streams 7,255
Summits 1,477
Swamps 202
Valleys 1,756
Woods 7
Pennsylvania
Cultural Features
Airports 915
Bridges 230
Buildings 7,244
Canals 12
Cemeteries 2,736
Channels 85
Churches 4,250
Civil 2,638
Crossings 190
Dams 1,559
Harbors 8
Hospitals 389
Levees 2
Locales 4,601
Mines 172
Oilfields 24
Parks 1,854
Post Offices 417
Reserves 18
Reservoirs 1,350
Schools 6,427
Towers 556
Trails 1,159
Tunnels 54
Wells 1
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
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Information Updates

The Demographic Data for the 5,962 Pennsylvania cities, towns, counties, ZIP Codes and Census Designated Places (CDPs) profiled in this gazetteer is updated annually. Last Update: July 1, 2014.

The ZIP Code maps and the data regarding the number of residential and business addresses in each ZIP Code are updated four times per year. Last Update: August 1, 2014.

The information on the 62,996 Pennsylvania Physical, Cultural and Historic Features is updated six times per year. Last Update: October 5, 2014.

The School Attendance Zone Maps for 2,283 Pennsylvania public schools are updated four times per year. Last Update: October 6, 2014.