About This Place
Sykesville is a borough in Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 1,246 at the 2000 census.
Sykesville is the birthplace of Olga Madar (1915–1996), first woman to be a vice-president in the United Auto Workers (1970) and founder of the Coalition of Labor Union Women in 1974.
Sykesville is located at 41°2′58″N 78°49′12″W / 41.04944°N 78.82°W / 41.04944; -78.82 (41.049543, -78.820134).