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Welcome to Biglerville ...

Biglerville is located in Adams County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Biglerville has a population of 1,216 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Biglerville is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Biglerville: (717)

The ZIP code for Biglerville: 17307<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Biglerville had an population of 1,216 people. This is an increase of 1.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.45% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Biglerville had a population of 1,200 people. This makes Biglerville the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,200 people, the population of Biglerville increased 8.99% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,101 people).

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

Communities near Biglerville ...

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

  • Carlisle [Cumberland County]
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    • Carlisle [Cumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Biglerville
    • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Biglerville
    • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Biglerville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,708 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gettysburg<6>
  • Taneytown [Carroll County]
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    • Taneytown [Carroll County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Biglerville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,846 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taneytown<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shippensburg [Cumberland County]
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      • Shippensburg [Cumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Biglerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,682 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shippensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Littlestown [Adams County]
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      • Littlestown [Adams County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Biglerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,498 people
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    • Carroll Valley [Adams County]
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      • Carroll Valley [Adams County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Biglerville
      • 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.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Emmitsburg [Frederick County]
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      • Emmitsburg [Frederick County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Biglerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,270 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emmitsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • McSherrystown [Adams County]
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      • McSherrystown [Adams County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Biglerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,080 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McSherrystown have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Dillsburg [York County]
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      • Dillsburg [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Biglerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,579 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dillsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillsburg<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 Biglerville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Biglerville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Biglerville ...

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

Adding Biglerville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Biglerville 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 Biglerville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Biglerville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Biglerville. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Biglerville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Biglerville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Biglerville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Biglerville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Biglerville) 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 Biglerville. 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 BiglervilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Biglerville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9304, Longitude: -77.2483    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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