Aristes is a census-designated place (CDP) in Columbia County, Pennsylvania. It falls within the Conyngham Township, and is part of the Bloomsburg-Berwick Metro Area. The settlement was initiated in the early nineteenth century. It was initially named Montana.
Administrative and support and waste management services, healthcare, social services and retail trade are the major economic activities here. The closest hospital is the St. Catherine Medical Center Fountain Springs, located about 9 miles away in Ashland. The cost of living here is 16.80% lower than the country average.
This place gets about 43 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 115. Snowfall is about 33 inches annually.