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Welcome to Christiana ...

Christiana is located in Lancaster County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Christiana has a population of 1,171 people<2> (see below for details).

Christiana is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Christiana is located in the (717) area code.

Websites for Christiana ...

Official Website: www.christiana.boroughs.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Christiana had an population of 1,171 people. This is an increase of 0.26% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Christiana had a population of 1,168 people. This makes Christiana the county's 18th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,168 people, the population of Christiana increased 3.91% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,124 people).

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

Communities Also Named Christiana ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Christiana - they are located in Alabama, Delaware, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Ohio and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Christiana ...

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

  • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
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    • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Christiana
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,265 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<5>
  • Ephrata [Lancaster County]
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    • Ephrata [Lancaster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Christiana
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,862 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ephrata
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ephrata<5>
  • Coatesville [Chester County]
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    • Coatesville [Chester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Christiana
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,069 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coatesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coatesville<5>
  • Millersville [Lancaster County]
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    • Millersville [Lancaster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Christiana
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,359 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Downingtown [Chester County]
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      • Downingtown [Chester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Christiana
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Downingtown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,897 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Downingtown<5>
    • Kennett Square [Chester County]
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      • Kennett Square [Chester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Christiana
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,202 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennett Square<5>
    • Oxford [Chester County]
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      • Oxford [Chester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Christiana
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,581 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford<5>
    • New Holland [Lancaster County]
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      • New Holland [Lancaster County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Christiana
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Holland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,464 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Holland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Holland<5>
    • Parkesburg [Chester County]
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      • Parkesburg [Chester County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Christiana
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,993 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkesburg<5>
    • Strasburg [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strasburg
      • Strasburg [Lancaster County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Christiana
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,030 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strasburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strasburg<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 Christiana. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Christiana.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Christiana ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lancaster County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Christiana: www.christiana.boroughs.org/

The official website for Lancaster County: www.co.lancaster.pa.us/

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 Lancaster, 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 Christiana.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Christiana - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Christiana) 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 Christiana. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Christiana

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Christiana. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9549, Longitude: -75.9968    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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