Bradford County, Pennsylvania

county in Pennsylvania, United States

Bradford County is a county in Pennsylvania.

Bradford County
Towanda is the county seat
Towanda is the county seat
Official seal of Bradford County
Official logo of Bradford County
Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Bradford County
Location within the U.S. state of Pennsylvania
Map of the United States highlighting Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 41°47′N 76°31′W / 41.79°N 76.52°W / 41.79; -76.52
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
FoundedFebruary 21, 1810
Named forWilliam Bradford
Largest boroughSayre
 • Total1,161 sq mi (3,010 km2)
 • Land1,147 sq mi (2,970 km2)
 • Water14 sq mi (40 km2)  1.2%
 • Total59,967
 • Density52/sq mi (20/km2)
Congressional district9th
DesignatedJuly 10, 1982[1]


  1. "PHMC Historical Markers Search". Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Archived from the original (Searchable database) on March 21, 2016. Retrieved January 25, 2014.