Columbia County, PA

COLUMBIA COUNTY, situated in the central part of Pennsylvania, and traversed by the east branch of Susquehanna river. Area, 700 square miles. Face of the country mountainous and hilly, with much excellent soil. Seat of justice, Danville. Pop. in 1830, 20,049; In 1840, 24,267; in 1850, 17,710. (Fanning's, 1853)

Place Unit Type
Containing Unit
Name Type
Bloomsburg, PA City or Town
Catawissa, PA City or Town
Danville, PA City or Town
Fishing Creek Township, PA City or Town
Rohrsburg, PA City or Town
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