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Welcome to Adamstown (aka 'Adamschteddel') ...
The location of Adamstown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Adamstown has a population of 1,850 people<2> (see below for details).
Adamstown was originally named Adamsburry.<3>
Adamstown is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Adamstown lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Adamstown: (717)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Adamstown had a population of 1,789 people. This makes Adamstown the county's 16th most populous community.
The population of Adamstown represents 0.01% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 462nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,789 people, the population of Adamstown increased 48.71% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,203 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Adamstown had an population of 1,850 people. This is an increase of 3.41% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 53.78% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Adamstown.
Communities near Adamstown ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Adamstown and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Adamstown.
Communities Also Named Adamstown ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Adamstown - it's located in Maryland.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adamstown.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Adamstown:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adamstown ...
Looking for more information about Adamstown? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Adamstown, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Adamstown.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019