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Welcome to Accomac ...

Accomac is located in York County<1>.

The location of Accomac has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Accomac is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Accomac lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Accomac lies within the (717) area code.

Communities Also Named Accomac ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Accomac - they are located in and Virginia (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Accomac.

Communities near Accomac ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Accomac.

  • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lancaster
    • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Accomac
    • Estimated population in 2018: 59,420 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<5>
  • York [York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
    • York [York County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Accomac
    • Estimated population in 2018: 44,118 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<5>
  • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabethtown
    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Accomac
    • Estimated population in 2018: 11,450 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<5>
  • Columbia [Lancaster County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
    • Columbia [Lancaster County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Accomac
    • Estimated population in 2018: 10,369 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lititz [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lititz
      • Lititz [Lancaster County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Accomac
      • Estimated population in 2018: 9,458 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lititz
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lititz<5>
    • Middletown [Dauphin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Accomac
      • Estimated population in 2018: 9,283 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
    • Millersville [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millersville
      • Millersville [Lancaster County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Accomac
      • Estimated population in 2018: 8,388 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersville<5>
    • Mount Joy [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Joy
      • Mount Joy [Lancaster County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Accomac
      • Estimated population in 2018: 8,201 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Joy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Joy<5>
    • Palmyra [Lebanon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmyra
      • Palmyra [Lebanon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Accomac
      • Estimated population in 2018: 7,576 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmyra<5>
    • Red Lion [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Lion
      • Red Lion [York County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Accomac
      • Estimated population in 2018: 6,343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Lion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Lion<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Accomac. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Accomac.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Accomac. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Accomac.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Accomac. See our Newspapers Page for Accomac.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Accomac ...

Looking for more information about Accomac? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Accomac, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Accomac.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About York County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Accomac. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for York County: www.york-county.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including York, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Accomac - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Accomac) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Accomac. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0451, Longitude: -76.5636       In this case, the coordinates for Accomac have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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