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Welcome to Bendersville ...

Bendersville is located in Adams County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bendersville has a population of 647 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Bendersville.

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

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

Bendersville lies within the (717) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bendersville had an population of 647 people. This is an increase of 0.94% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.33% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bendersville had a population of 641 people. This makes Bendersville the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 641 people, the population of Bendersville increased 11.28% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 576 people).

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

Communities near Bendersville ...

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

  • Carlisle [Cumberland County]
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    • Carlisle [Cumberland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Bendersville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,213 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<6>
  • Hanover [York County]
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    • Hanover [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Bendersville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,783 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanover<6>
  • Gettysburg [Adams County]
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    • Gettysburg [Adams County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Bendersville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,708 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gettysburg<6>
  • Shippensburg [Cumberland County]
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    • Shippensburg [Cumberland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Bendersville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,682 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shippensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Littlestown [Adams County]
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      • Littlestown [Adams County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Bendersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,498 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littlestown<6>
    • Carroll Valley [Adams County]
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      • Carroll Valley [Adams County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Bendersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,930 people
      • 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.
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    • Emmitsburg [Frederick County]
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      • Emmitsburg [Frederick County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Bendersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,270 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emmitsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • McSherrystown [Adams County]
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      • McSherrystown [Adams County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Bendersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,080 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McSherrystown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McSherrystown<6>
    • Dillsburg [York County]
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      • Dillsburg [York County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Bendersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,579 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dillsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillsburg<6>
    • Wrightsville [York County]
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      • Wrightsville [York County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Bendersville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,282 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wrightsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrightsville<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 Bendersville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bendersville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bendersville ...

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

Adding Bendersville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bendersville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bendersville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bendersville on our Genealogy Page.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bendersville. 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 Bendersville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bendersville - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bendersville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bendersville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BendersvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bendersville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9801, Longitude: -77.2478       In this case, the coordinates for Bendersville 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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