Welcome to the City of Lock Haven.  Incorporated as a City of the Third Class bSwift911V4y Act 601 of 1870, Lock Haven is the county seat of Clinton County located in north-central Pennsylvania. The City lies between the banks of the West Branch of the Susquehanna River and the Bald Eagle Creek. The City of Lock Haven is the largest municipality in Clinton County, encompassing 2.3 square miles with a population of 10,025


NOTICE:  Invitation to businesses & residents to become certified by the City of Lock Haven as a Section 3 Business Concern or Section 3 Resident


  • Expect delays on N Jay Street between E Church to E Water including E Main due to sidewalk construction.  Alleys access to N Jay Street will be closed during sidewalk construction
  • May 18 to Aug 4 expect delays on Glenn Road through Lock Haven University
  • Jun 5 to Jun 9:  The intersection of N Jay and E Water will be closed

View our financial data and compare us to other municipalities at GovRank.org

View our 2015 Water Quality Report

Select photos on this site are used by permission of local photographer David B. Kawchak.  For prints or to explore works by this local artist, visit his website.

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