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Jacks Run
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Location of Jacks Run mouth
Other name(s) Tributary to Sewickley Creek
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Westmoreland
City Greensburg
Borough Youngwood
Physical characteristics
Main source Crabtree Creek divide
about 0.5 miles southwest of Hannastown, Pennsylvania
1,130 ft (340 m)
40°20′07″N 079°30′06″W / 40.33528°N 79.50167°W / 40.33528; -79.50167
River mouth Sewickley Creek
Youngwood, Pennsylvania
938 ft (286 m)
40°13′45″N 079°46′39″W / 40.22917°N 79.77750°W / 40.22917; -79.77750
Length 9.44 mi (15.19 km)
Basin features
Progression southwest
River system Monongahela River
Basin size 28.58 square miles (74.0 km2)
  • Left:
    Slate Creek
  • Right:
    Coal Tar Run
    Zellers Run
Bridges Barnhart Road, New Alexandria Road (x2), Roseytown Road, E Pittsburgh Street, Offutt Street, Laird Street, Brewery Lane, Euclid Avenue, Mt. Pleasant Street, Green Street, Southwest Crossroads, US 30, PA 819, US 119, Keystone Avenue, US 119, Shady Lane, Avenue B, Depot Street, E Hillis Street

Jacks Run is a 9.44 mi (15.19 km) long 3rd order tributary to Sewickley Creek in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.


Jacks Run rises about 0.5 miles southwest of Hannastown, Pennsylvania, and then flows southwest to join Sewickley Creek at Youngwood.


Jacks Run drains 28.58 square miles (74.0 km2) of area, receives about 42.2 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 378.89, and is about 34% forested.

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