Buena Vista, Pennsylvania

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Buena Vista, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
Buena Vista is located in Pennsylvania
Buena Vista
Buena Vista
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Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Allegheny
Township Elizabeth
Elevation 764 ft (233 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 1170594[1]

Buena Vista is an unincorporated community in Elizabeth Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, located just outside Pittsburgh on the Youghiogheny River. The Great Allegheny Passage rail trail runs through the community. Buena Vista's ZIP code is 15018. For a time, Buena Vista served as a mining town.[2]

Notable people to have come from Buena Vista are former baseball players Bill Ford and Brian Holton.[3]


  1. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Buena Vista, Pennsylvania
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  3. Meyer, Paul (30 April 1987). "Buena Vista's Holton Finally Reaches Big Time". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved 26 June 2012.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>