Allegheny County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

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Allegheny County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Bars 1
Bends 1
Islands 10
Lakes 6
Streams 141
Summits 1
Valleys 13
Cultural Features
Airports 13
Bridges 31
Buildings 1,265
Cemeteries 327
Channels 2
Churches 811
Civil 129
Crossings 59
Dams 14
Hospitals 54
Locales 174
Mines 1
Parks 78
Post Offices 115
Reservoirs 23
Schools 708
Towers 38
Trails 3
Tunnels 5
  • 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.
  • Historical Landmarks: Pennsylvania's National Historic Landmarks