Local Information

Statistics:

Proximity to Other Cities:
City Population Miles
Altoona 49,523 14
State College 124,000 30
Hollidaysburg 5368 23
Pittsburgh 1,337,000 110
Harrisburg 52,376 120

Tyrone population: 5,254 Tyrone Area: 1.4 Square Miles Principal Industries: Chicago Rivet & Machine Company, Gardner’s Candies, Albemarle Corporation, Dixon Tool & Die, Juniata/Kunzler Packing, Precision Dimension, American Eagle Paper Mill Tyrone Elevation: 1100 feet; average ridge elevation in the vicinity is 1600 feet Rivers: Little Juniata River, Bald Eagle Creek Principal Soil: Weathered sandstone & shale (some limestone) Forests: Ridge – Oak & Hickory, Valley – Beech, Maple, & Hemlock Wildlife: white-tailed deer, wild turkey, black bear, gray squirrel, ruffed grouse

Tyrone Hospital (814) 684-1255
Tyrone Chamber of Commerce (814) 684-0736
Tyrone Post Office (814) 684-0330
Tyrone Snyder Library (814) 684-1133
WTRN – Radio (814) 684-3200
The Daily Herald (814) 684-4000
Tyrone Area School District (814) 684-0710
WTAJ-TV10 Altoona (814) 944-2031
Burgmeier’s Hauling (814) 943-8975