About Ellwood City

Ellwood City is a borough in both Beaver and Lawrence Counties in Pennsylvania, in the United States. Ellwood City is 30 miles (48 km) northwest of Pittsburgh and some 8 miles (13 km) south by southeast of New Castle. In the past, Ellwood City sustained many light industries such as steel-tube mills, steel-car works, building-stone and limestone quarries, foundries and machine shops, coal-mining, etc. In 1910, 2,243 people lived in Ellwood City, 3,902 lived there in 1920, and 12,329 lived there in 1940. The population of the Ellwood City Borough was 8,688 at the 2000 census and 7,921 at the 2010 census.

Local Accommodations

Local Accommodations

Local hotels and bed & breakfasts offer a variety of accommodation options for travelers, including day-to-day reservations and long-term options for those visiting or working in Ellwood City and the surrounding area.

Boyers Countryside Bed & Breakfast
424 Newport Road
Wampum, PA 16157
724-535-3040
Boyers Countryside Inn

Chapel Valley Estate Bed & Breakfast
297 Chapel Drive
Ellwood City, PA 16117
724-752-2202
Chapel Valley Estate

The Lark Motel
7291 Big Beaver Blvd.
Beaver Falls, PA 15010
724-730-1255
The Lark Motel

Park Inn Beaver Falls
7195 Eastwood Road
Beaver Falls, PA 15010
724-846-3700

Super 8 Beaver Falls
7099 Big Beaver Blvd.
Beaver Falls, PA 15010
724-843-9300

Rose Point Park Cabins & Campgrounds
8775 Old US 422
New Castle, PA 16101
724-924-2415
Rose Point Park

Transit

Transit

Bus service to and from Ellwood City is offered through the New Castle Area Transit Authority. Buses run Monday through Saturday. Full fares are $2.00. Fares within Ellwood City are $.75. Seniors ride FREE except for the morning hour of 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. and the evening hour of 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Seniors ride FREE all day Saturday. For information or schedules, contact: 724-654-3130. ACTS (Allied Coordinated Transporation Services) provides low-cost individual transport services to eligible elderly and disabled riders.

Hospitals

Hospitals

Ellwood City is served by the Ellwood City Hospital—a modern medical complex which includes 72 acute care beds, an intensive/coronary care unit, a 25-bed extended care facility, and a maternity department. The hospital offers a full spectrum of inpatient and outpatient care, as well as complete diagnostic, therapeutic, and surgical services.

Supported by a staff of over 100 physicians, the hospital offers full service Emergency Care, Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Cardiopulmonary Care.

The Medical Arts Building, adjacent to the hospital, houses the hospital’s Home Health Agency and Hillside Community Pharmacy, as well as MRI services and specialty physicians’ offices. For information about the hospital, call 724-752-0081.

Local Government

Local Government

  • Big Beaver Borough 724-827-2416
  • Ellport Borough, 724-752-1422
  • Ellwood City Borough, 724-758-5576
  • Franklin Township, 724-758-9702
  • Koppel Borough, 724-846-8960
  • Marion Township, 724-452-1986
  • New Beaver Borough 724-535-8868
  • North Sewickley Township, 724-843-5826
  • Perry Township, 724-368-8230
  • Portersville Borough 724-368-9175
  • Wampum Borough, 724-535-8221
  • Wayne Township, 724-752-1361
High Schools / Middle Schools

High Schools / Middle Schools

Ellwood City Area School District
501 Crescent Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
724-752-1591

Riverside Beaver Middle and High School
302 Country Club Drive
Ellwood City, PA 16117
724-758-7512

Colleges / Universities

Colleges / Universities

Butler County Community College
located at the Lawrence County Vo-Tech in New Castle, PA offers classes in liberal arts as well as associates degrees.

The Community College of Beaver County
located in Monaca, PA offers a liberal arts core, as well as classes in aviation, allied health and associate degrees.

Geneva College
located in Beaver Falls, offers a liberal arts education in a Christ-based environment.

Pennsylvania State University (Beaver Branch)
located in Monaca , PA offers associate degrees and certificate programs.

Slippery Rock University
located in Slippery Rock, PA offers a liberal studies core , with bachelor’s and master’s degree programs.

Trade Schools

Trade Schools

Lawrence County Area Vocational Technical School
750 Phelps Way
New Castle, PA 16101
724-658-3583

Beaver County Vocational Technical School
145 Poplar Street
Monaca, PA 15061
724-728-5800

DCI Career Institute
561 Wallace Run Road
Beaver Falls, PA 15010

Erie Business Center South
170 Cascade Blvd.
New Castle, PA 16101

Elementary Schools

Elementary Schools

Northside Elementary
724-752-1381

Hartman School
724-758-3241

Riverside Elementary

724-758-7512

Private Schools

Private Schools

Portersville Christian School
343 East Portersville Road
Portersville, PA 16051
724-368-8787

Churches

Churches

Bell Memorial Presbyterian Church
Presbyterian
610 Line Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-3458

Berean Presbyterian Church of America
Presbyterian
Dutch Ridge Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-7671

Calvin Presbyterian Church
Presbyterian
615 Crescent Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-4258

Christ Presbyterian Church
Presbyterian
325 Spring Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-4563

Christian Assembly Pentecostal
315 Eight Street
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-9685

Christian Missionary Alliance Church
Christian Missionary Alliance
Jefferson Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-9429

Church of the Nazarene
Evangelical
115 Nazarene Court
Fombell, PA
(724) 452-9190

Dayspring Prayer & Praise Fellowship
Inter-Denominational
P.O. Box 656
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-8447

Faith Fellowship Baptist of Ellwood City
Baptist
216 Portersville Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-3805

First Christian Church
Christian
110 Ada Drive
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-3348

First United Methodist Church
Methodist
416 Crescent Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-6278

First Baptist Church
Baptist
220 Fountain Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-5248

First Church of God
Church of God
1862 Mercer Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-7970

Free Methodist Church
Methodist
412 Glen Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-9494

Holy Redeemer Parish
Catholic
415 4th St.
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-4411

Jehovah’s Witness
Jehovah’s Witness
317 Route 288
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-6673

Knox United Presbyterian Church
Presbyterian
449 Nicholson Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-8752

Lighthouse Assembly Church of God
Church of God
527 North Street
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-8323

Lillyville Church of God
Church of God
408 Hickernell Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117

Love Hope Baptist Church
400 Wayne Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-4587

North Sewickley Presbyterian Church
Presbyterian
Chapel Drive
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-1272

Orthodox Monastery of the Transfiguration
Eastern Orthodox
Portersville Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-4002

Park Gate Baptist Church
Baptist
2840 River Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-8591

Pine Valley Bible Conference
Full Gospel
Bilbobern Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-1661

Pleasant Hill Baptist Church
Baptist
3601 State Route 488
Fombell, PA 16123
(724) 368-8022

Providence Baptist Church
Baptist
201 Chapel Drive
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-7670

Purification Church
Catholic
311 Lawrence Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-9350

Queen of Heaven Roman Catholic Parish
Catholic
809 Clyde Street
Wampum, PA 16157
(724) 535-8112

Salvation Army
Salvation Army
511 Lawrence Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-9069

Scenic Hill Baptist Church
Baptist
815 Harmony-Fisher Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-0646

Slippery Rock Presbyterian Church
Presbyterian
Old Pittsburgh Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-8892

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
307 Wayne Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-9766

St. Elias Orthodox Church-Eastern Orthodox
425 Cherry Way
Ellwood City, PA  16117
(724) 758-0717

Trinity AME Church
AME
1100 Beaver Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-1158

Triniy Lutheran Church
Lutheran
Second & Spring Avenues
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-6892

Union Goodwill Community Church
Inter-Denominational
1109 Main Street
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-5051

United Brethren In Christ
United Brethren In Christ
Church Street
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 752-3371

Wiley Hill Baptist Church
Baptist
1785 Windover Avenue
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-8920

Word Alive Church Full Gospel
124 Scenic Hill Blvd
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 316-0435

Wurtemburg United Methodist Church
Methodist
Wurtemburg Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-9685

Wurtemburg United Presbyterian Church
Presbyterian
Wurtemburg Road
Ellwood City, PA 16117
(724) 758-4709

 




Investing in the Revitalization of the Ellwood City Area

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