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Crenshaw, Pennsylvania
The Redferd Segers House, on the National Register of Historic Places
The Redferd Segers House, on the National Register of Historic Places
Crenshaw, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Crenshaw, Pennsylvania
Crenshaw, Pennsylvania
Location in Pennsylvania
Crenshaw, Pennsylvania is located in the United States
Crenshaw, Pennsylvania
Crenshaw, Pennsylvania
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Jefferson
Township Snyder
Area
 • Total 1.12 sq mi (2.89 km2)
 • Land 1.10 sq mi (2.84 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)
Elevation
1,480 ft (450 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 468
 • Density 427/sq mi (165.0/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
FIPS code 42-17040
GNIS feature ID 2630002

Crenshaw is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Snyder Township, Jefferson County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. It is approximately 2 miles (3 km) east of the borough of Brockway on U.S. Route 219. As of the 2010 census the population was 468 residents.

History

The railroad was extended to Crenshaw around 1882. A post office was established at Crenshaw in 1886, and remained in operation until 1967.

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