Royer, Pennsylvania

Royer is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States. It was first listed as a CDP prior to the 2020 census.[2]

Royer, Pennsylvania
Royer is located in Pennsylvania
Royer
Royer
Royer is located in the United States
Royer
Royer
Coordinates: 40°25′18″N 78°16′23″W / 40.42167°N 78.27306°W / 40.42167; -78.27306Coordinates: 40°25′18″N 78°16′23″W / 40.42167°N 78.27306°W / 40.42167; -78.27306
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyBlair
TownshipWoodbury
Area
 • Total0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
 • Land0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
1,079 ft (329 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP Code
16693 (Williamsburg)
Area code(s)814/582
FIPS code42-66568
GNIS feature ID2805555[2]

The CDP is in eastern Blair County, in the southwest corner of Woodbury Township. It sits in the valley of Piney Creek, a north-flowing tributary of the Frankstown Branch Juniata River. Pennsylvania Route 866 runs along the eastern edge of the community, leading northeast 5 miles (8 km) to Williamsburg and south-southwest 8 miles (13 km) to Martinsburg.

The Daniel Royer House, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is in the eastern part of the community.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files – Pennsylvania". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 30, 2021.
  2. ^ a b "Royer Census Designated Place". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.