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|Elevation||968 ft (295 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1168397|
Armbrust is an unincorporated community in Hempfield Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States. The community is located along Pennsylvania Route 819 1.8 miles (2.9 km) southeast of Youngwood. Armbrust has a post office with ZIP code 15616, which opened on June 25, 1856.
It is not known how the community acquired its name. However, Central (aka Feightner) Cemetery, located two miles north, contains 29 gravestones with the surname Armbrust. The oldest (based on date of death) is that of Margaret G. Armbrust, who died in 1895. Census records for the year 1900 show numerous people with the surname Armbrust living nearby in Hempfield Township.
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