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The location of Ailston









Welcome to Ailston ...

Ailston is located in York County.

The location of Ailston has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Ailston is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Ailston: (717)

Communities near Ailston ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ailston and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Aberdeen (MD)   [Map]   16,049   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Havre de Grace (MD)   [Map]   13,576   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Perryville (MD)   [Map]   4,413   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Rising Sun (MD)   [Map]   2,800   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Millersville   [Map]   8,353   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
New Freedom   [Map]   4,685   W   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ailston.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ailston. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ailston. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ailston.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ailston:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ailston ...

Looking for more information about Ailston? 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.

Looking for more information about Ailston? 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 Ailston, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ailston.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About York County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ailston. 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>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ailston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- Ailston) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ailston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7443, Longitude: -76.3155     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ailston have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ailston.

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