Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Richland, Township of (Cambria) municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 2, 1833 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Cambria, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Cambria County, Pennsylvania 50 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202164544 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216093 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7330657 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 111385 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Conemaugh, Township of (Cambria) Reduction Apr 2, 1833
View Reduction Adams, Township of (Cambria) Creation Jan 5, 1870
View Reduction Scalp Level, Borough of (Cambria) Creation Nov 16, 1898
View Swap Unknown (placeholder) Swap 1927–1930
View Reduction Geistown, Borough of Creation Jan 20, 1930
View Swap Unknown (placeholder) Swap 1931–1932
View Reduction Scalp Level, Borough of (Cambria) Expansion Nov 8, 1950
View Ascertainment Adams, Township of (Cambria) Ascertainment Mar 30, 2017

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Apr 2, 1833
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New School District Paint Ridge Independent School District 1869 Creation yes* 1869
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Richland 5837038 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Geistown Borough Proposed 1928 Creation no 1928–1929
View First Class Township Richland Township Proposed 1962 1st Class no 1962
View First Class Township Richland Township Proposed 1964 1st Class no 1964