Land area: 0.2 square miles
Population (2010 census): 462
Elevation: 1,180 feet
Mayor: Lucinda Wise
Council members: Mark Barris, Thomas Lostrick, Daniel Fleming, Kristine Mellinger and Angelina Scaramuzzo
Secretary: Patricia Yamrick
Solicitor: Wayne Kablack, Indiana
Meetings: Second Monday at 6 p.m. in the borough building.
Office: 165 Main St., Ernest, (724) 349-7489
State representation: Rep. Sam Smith, R; Sen. Don White, R
Congressman: U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster, R
Did you know? The dam at Blue Spruce Park was originally built by the railroad to provide water for the steam
locomotives that served the mines in Ernest?