Alexandria is in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania. It is classified as a borough, and is part of the Huntingdon Metro Area. It has a total area of 0.1 square miles, all of which is land. First evidence of settlement here is from the mid eigteenth century. It was a stop on the Pennsylvania Railroad.
Real estate and rental and leasing, manufacturing and tourism are the major economic activities here. The town celebrates an annual "Hartslog Heritage Day" to commemorate settlement in the area. The Hartslog Museum is another local attraction. Public schooling comprises one elementary and one high school. The closest hospital is the JC Blair Memorial Hospital, located about 8 miles away in Huntingdon. The cost of living here is 11.90% lower than the country average.
This place gets about 38 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 117. Snowfall is about 31 inches annually.