Foot of Ten is a census-designated place in Allegheny and Juniata Townships in Blair County, Pennsylvania. It is located about a mile west of the small borough Duncansville on Foot of Ten Road, and about 2.5 miles north of the even smaller borough Newry. As of the 2010 census, the population was 672 residents.
The town was named Foot of Ten because of its location at the foot of the tenth inclined plane of the Allegheny Portage Railroad.
Profile of the original line of the portage railroad from Hollidaysburg, PA to Johnstown, PA. Foot of Ten lies just east of the inclined plane labeled 10.
- ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Foot of Ten, Pennsylvania
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- ^ Bureau, US Census. "Census.gov". www.census.gov. Retrieved 2016-07-23.
- ^ "Allegheny Portage Railroad". History & Culture. National Park Service. Retrieved November 15, 2016.
- ^ "Funny Name". Foot of Ten Independent Baptist Church. Retrieved November 15, 2016.