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Welcome to Arendtsville ...

Arendtsville is located in Adams County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Arendtsville has a population of 965 people<3> (see below for details).

Arendtsville is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Arendtsville lies within the (717) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Arendtsville had an population of 965 people. This is an increase of 1.37% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.8% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arendtsville had a population of 952 people. This makes Arendtsville the county's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 952 people, the population of Arendtsville increased 12.26% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 848 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Arendtsville.

Communities near Arendtsville ...

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

  • Chambersburg [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chambersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chambersburg
    • Chambersburg [Franklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Arendtsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 21,029 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chambersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chambersburg<6>
  • Hanover [York County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hanover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanover
    • Hanover [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Arendtsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 15,660 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanover<6>
  • Waynesboro [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesboro
    • Waynesboro [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Arendtsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 10,874 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro<6>
  • Gettysburg [Adams County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gettysburg
    • Gettysburg [Adams County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Arendtsville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 7,717 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gettysburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gettysburg<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Taneytown [Carroll County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taneytown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taneytown
      • Taneytown [Carroll County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Arendtsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 6,816 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taneytown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taneytown<6>
    • Shippensburg [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shippensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shippensburg
      • Shippensburg [Cumberland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Arendtsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,578 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shippensburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shippensburg<6>
    • Littlestown [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Littlestown
      • Littlestown [Adams County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Arendtsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,499 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Littlestown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littlestown<6>
    • Carroll Valley [Adams County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carroll Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carroll Valley
      • Carroll Valley [Adams County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Arendtsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,937 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carroll Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carroll Valley<6>
    • Emmitsburg [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emmitsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emmitsburg
      • Emmitsburg [Frederick County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Arendtsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmitsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmitsburg<6>
    • McSherrystown [Adams County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McSherrystown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McSherrystown
      • McSherrystown [Adams County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Arendtsville
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,085 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McSherrystown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McSherrystown<6>

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 Arendtsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arendtsville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arendtsville. 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 Arendtsville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arendtsville ...

Looking for more information about Arendtsville? 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 Arendtsville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arendtsville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Adams County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Adams, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arendtsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arendtsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arendtsville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arendtsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arendtsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arendtsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9229, Longitude: -77.2980       In this case, the coordinates for Arendtsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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