Welcome to Cambria County, Pennsylvania!

Cambria County is a fourth class county in the State of Pennsylvania with a population of approximately 143,728  residents (Census, 2011).  There are 63 municipalities within the County consisting of 32 boroughs, 30 townships and the city of Johnstown.  The County is approximately 71 miles east of Pittsburgh via US Route 22, and 143 miles west of Harrisburg via Interstate 76.  The beauty and abundance of natural resources in the area, including two State Parks, help to promote economic development while making Cambria County one of the most desirable vacationing destinations in the State.

The Courthouse is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  (PLEASE NOTE:  THE COURTHOUSE NO LONGER PROVIDES A NOTARY.).

*Holidays (Courthouse and satellite offices closed.)

Interested in employment with Cambria County?  Please visit  Human Resources to download an employment application.  Complete the application and mail it DIRECTLY TO the Human Resources department.  *There is no online application available at this time.   


One Number, One Resourse

2-1-1 is a FREE, accessible, 3-digit telephone number available to everyone.  All residents have easy access to customized health, housing and human services information in one place.


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Cambria County would like to announce the issuance of a Request For Proposal for the Cambria County HealthChoices Program.  For further information please contact:

Melissa Kestermont, Executive Assistant

Cambria County Commissioners' Office

200 South Center Street

Ebensburg, Pa 15931

(814) 472-1607, mkestermont@co.cambria.pa.us


County Commissioners:
Cambria County PA. Commissioners
Current Commissioners 2016
President Commissioner Thomas CherniskyPresident Commissioner
Thomas C. Chernisky
Commissioner William SmithCommissioner
William "B.J." Smith
Commissioner Mark WissingerCommissioner
Mark J. Wissinger


The Community Foundation for the Alleghenies


Community Foundation of the Alleghenies

To Find out how the Community Foundation may be able to assist you in bettering Cambria County, please click the following link.

Visit the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies website here

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A cooperative initiative between the United Way of Laurel Highlands and Lift Johnstown:

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