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Welcome to Ariosa ...

Ariosa is located in Adams County<1>.

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

Ariosa is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ariosa is within the boundaries of the (717) area code.

Communities Also Named Ariosa ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Ariosa - it's located in Wyoming.

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

Communities near Ariosa ...

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

  • Carlisle [Cumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carlisle
    • Carlisle [Cumberland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Ariosa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,198 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carlisle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<5>
  • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Ariosa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,719 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanover<5>
  • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mechanicsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mechanicsburg
    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Ariosa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,990 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mechanicsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<5>
  • Gettysburg [Adams County]
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    • 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 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Ariosa
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,565 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shippensburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shippensburg<5>
    • Littlestown [Adams County]
    • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Ariosa
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,942 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carroll Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carroll Valley<5>
    • 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Ariosa
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,090 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McSherrystown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McSherrystown<5>
    • Dillsburg [York County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dillsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dillsburg
      • Dillsburg [York County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Ariosa
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,582 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dillsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillsburg<5>
    • Wrightsville [York County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wrightsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrightsville
      • Wrightsville [York County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Ariosa
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,296 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrightsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrightsville<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 Ariosa. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ariosa.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ariosa ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ariosa. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ariosa - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ariosa) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ariosa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9773, Longitude: -77.1747       In this case, the coordinates for Ariosa 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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