Place:Sharpsburg, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

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NameSharpsburg
TypeBorough
Coordinates40.495°N 79.929°W
Located inAllegheny, Pennsylvania, United States
Contained Places
Cemetery
Greenwood Cemetery
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Sharpsburg is a borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, northeast of Pittsburgh, along the Allegheny River. In the past, it had a rolling mill, foundries, machine shops, and manufacturers of varnish, brick, glass, lumber products, wire, hair, felt, and lubricating oil. In 1900, 6,842 people lived here; by 1940, 8,202 people lived in Sharpsburg. The population was 3,446 at the 2010 census.

The H. J. Heinz Company originated in Sharpsburg.

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