Allegheny County Municipalities

Allegheny County is located in southwest Pennsylvania. As of 2016, it had a population of 1,225,365, making it the PA’s second-most populous county, following Philadelphia County.

The county seat is Pittsburgh, and the county is included in the Pittsburgh Metro Statistical Area, as well as in the Pittsburgh Designated Market Area.

Allegheny County Municipalities

Allegheny is said to be Pennsylvania’s first to bear a Native American name, being named after the Allegheny River. The word “Allegheny” is of Lenape origin, although it’s actual meaning is uncertain.

Some say that it means “fine river”, while others believe that it refers to an ancient mythical tribe called “Allegewi.

In either case, you can learn more about Allegheny County at their Website and at Wikipedia.

 

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