Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Blossburg, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Aug 1871 Sep 9, 1871 1



Name Relationship Status
Tioga, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Tioga County, Pennsylvania 02 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4211707160 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4207160 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215620 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1213950 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1132495 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 590063 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Bloss, Township of Reduction Sep 9, 1871
View Expansion Hamilton, Township of (Tioga) Reduction Nov 22, 1965

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Sep 9, 1871

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Tioga County 7th to 6th yes Sep 15, 1971

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 168: [Annexing 8 1/2 acres in Hamilton Township on petition of Robert M. Jones and Marion J. Jones and Raymond F. Brague and Emma Brague] 1965

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Blossburg Borough 17500452 899 899