Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 3, 1900 Dec 12, 1900 0



Name Relationship Status
Armstrong, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 41 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200566720 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4266720 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214857 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1185635 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1182906 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 031053 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Cowanshannock, Township of Reduction Dec 12, 1900

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Dec 12, 1900

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 Township Westmoreland County 1773 Township Division yes* Apr 6, 1773
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New Township Cowanshannock Township 1848 Creation yes* Dec 22, 1848
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Rural Valley Borough 17500449 704 708

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Armstrong County Proposed 1996 Home Rule no 1996–1997