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Welcome to Colonial Park ...

Colonial Park is located in Dauphin County<1>.

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

Colonial Park is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Colonial Park: (717)

Communities Also Named Colonial Park ...

While we believe that this Colonial Park is located in Dauphin County, we know of another 3 Pennsylvania communities named Colonial Park. Those communities are located in the following counties: Delaware, Lancaster and Northumberland County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 15 communities that are also named Colonial Park - they are located in Delaware, Georgia, Indiana, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, New York (2), North Carolina, Utah and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Colonial Park ...

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

  • Harrisburg [Dauphin County]
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    • Harrisburg [Dauphin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Colonial Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,322 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisburg<5>
  • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
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    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Colonial Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,494 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown 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 Elizabethtown<5>
  • Middletown [Dauphin County]
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    • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Colonial Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,623 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
  • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
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    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Colonial Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,017 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Camp Hill [Cumberland County]
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      • Camp Hill [Cumberland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Colonial Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,919 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<5>
    • Palmyra [Lebanon County]
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      • Palmyra [Lebanon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Colonial Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra 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 Palmyra<5>
    • New Cumberland [Cumberland County]
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      • New Cumberland [Cumberland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Colonial Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,300 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Cumberland 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 New Cumberland<5>
    • Steelton [Dauphin County]
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      • Steelton [Dauphin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Colonial Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,957 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steelton<5>
    • Hummelstown [Dauphin County]
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      • Hummelstown [Dauphin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Colonial Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,814 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hummelstown 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 Hummelstown<5>
    • Lemoyne [Cumberland County]
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      • Lemoyne [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Colonial Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,632 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lemoyne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lemoyne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lemoyne<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 Colonial Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Colonial Park.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Colonial Park ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Colonial Park. 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 Dauphin, 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 Colonial Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Colonial Park) 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 Colonial Park. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Colonial ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Colonial Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3006, Longitude: -76.8097       In this case, the coordinates for Colonial Park 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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