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Welcome to Camp Hill ...

Camp Hill is located in Cumberland County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Camp Hill: Cp. Hill

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Camp Hill has a population of 7,920 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Camp Hill is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Camp Hill: (717)

The ZIP code for Camp Hill: 17011<4>

Websites for Camp Hill ...

Official Website: www.camphill-pa.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Camp Hill had an population of 7,920 people. This is an increase of 0.41% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.72% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Camp Hill had a population of 7,888 people. This makes Camp Hill the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Camp Hill represents 0.06% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 104th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,888 people, the population of Camp Hill increased 3.3% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,636 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Camp Hill.

Communities Also Named Camp Hill ...

While we believe that this Camp Hill is located in Cumberland County, we know of another 2 Pennsylvania communities named Camp Hill. Those communities are located in the following counties: Allegheny and Montgomery County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 4 communities that are also named Camp Hill - they are located in Alabama and New York.

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

Communities near Camp Hill ...

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

  • Carlisle [Cumberland County]
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    • Carlisle [Cumberland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Camp Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,213 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<6>
  • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
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    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Camp Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,494 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown 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 Elizabethtown<6>
  • Middletown [Dauphin County]
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    • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Camp Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,623 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<6>
  • Palmyra [Lebanon County]
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    • Palmyra [Lebanon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Camp Hill
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,528 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra 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 Palmyra<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hummelstown [Dauphin County]
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      • Hummelstown [Dauphin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Camp Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,814 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hummelstown 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 Hummelstown<6>
    • Manchester [York County]
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      • Manchester [York County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Camp Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,766 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<6>
    • Dillsburg [York County]
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      • Dillsburg [York County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Camp Hill
      • 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>
    • Marysville [Perry County]
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      • Marysville [Perry County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Camp Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,553 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marysville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marysville<6>
    • Highspire [Dauphin County]
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      • Highspire [Dauphin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Camp Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,369 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highspire have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highspire
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Highspire<6>
    • Wrightsville [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wrightsville
      • Wrightsville [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Camp Hill
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,282 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wrightsville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrightsville
      • 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 Camp Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Camp Hill.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Camp Hill ...

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

Adding Camp Hill to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Camp Hill: www.camphill-pa.org/

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 Cumberland, 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 Camp Hill.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Camp Hill - 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 Camp Hill). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Camp Hill 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Camp Hill) 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 Camp Hill. 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 Camp HillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Camp Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2400, Longitude: -76.9197    
<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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