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Welcome to York County ...

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

The community of York is the Seat for York County.

York County was founded August 19, 1749 and was created by taking area from Lancaster County.

From the Census Estimates for 2019, <1> York had a population of 449,341 people. This is an increase of 3.3% since the last Census (which gave a population of 434,972 people in 2010).

At the time of the 2010 Census, York represented 3.42% of the total population of Pennsylvania.

Below are some of the communities located in York County:

  • Cross Roads
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cross Roads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cross Roads
    • Cross Roads is located in York County (PA)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 506 people
  • Dallastown
    (5 miles [8 km] to the east)
  • Delta
    (26 miles [41.8 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delta
    • Delta is located in York County (PA)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 720 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delta <3>
  • Dillsburg
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dillsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dillsburg
    • Dillsburg is located in York County (PA)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,579 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillsburg <3>
  • Dover
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dover
    • Dover is located in York County (PA)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,981 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dover <3>
  • East Prospect
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • East Prospect is located in York County (PA)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 912 people
  • Fawn Grove
    (20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast)
  • Felton
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Felton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Felton
    • Felton is located in York County (PA)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 506 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Felton <3>
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    • Franklintown
      (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklintown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Franklintown is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 506 people
    • Glen Rock
      (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
    • Goldsboro
      (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goldsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goldsboro
      • Goldsboro is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 938 people
    • Hallam
      (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hallam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hallam
      • Hallam is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,634 people
    • Hanover
      (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanover
      • Hanover is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,783 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanover <3>
    • Jacobus
      (3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast)
    • Jefferson
      (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest)
    • Lewisberry
      (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Loganville
      (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loganville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loganville
      • Loganville is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,332 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loganville <3>
    • Manchester
      (9 miles [14.5 km] to the north)
    • Mount Wolf
      (9 miles [14.5 km] to the north)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Wolf have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Wolf
      • Mount Wolf is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,380 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Wolf <3>
    • New Freedom
      (20 miles [32.2 km] to the southeast)
    • New Salem
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • New Salem is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 794 people
    • North York
      (3 miles [4.8 km] to the north)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North York have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North York
      • North York is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,254 people
    • Railroad
      (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Railroad have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Railroad
      • Railroad is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 279 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Railroad <3>
    • Red Lion
      (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
    • Seven Valleys
      (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seven Valleys have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seven Valleys
      • Seven Valleys is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 507 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seven Valleys <3>
    • Shrewsbury
      (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shrewsbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shrewsbury
      • Shrewsbury is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,847 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shrewsbury <3>
    • Spring Grove
      (7 miles [11.3 km] to the west)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Grove
      • Spring Grove is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,179 people
    • Stewartstown
      (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stewartstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stewartstown
      • Stewartstown is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,284 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stewartstown <3>
    • Wellsville
      (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellsville
      • Wellsville is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 253 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsville <3>
    • West York
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West York have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West York
      • West York is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,602 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West York <3>
    • Windsor
      (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windsor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windsor
      • Windsor is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,480 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windsor <3>
    • Winterstown
      (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winterstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winterstown
      • Winterstown is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 622 people
    • Wrightsville
      (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast)
    • Yoe
      (5 miles [8 km] to the east)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yoe
      • Yoe is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,011 people
    • York
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the north)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
      • York is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,907 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York <3>
    • York Haven
      (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for York Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York Haven
      • York Haven is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 691 people
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York Haven <3>
    • Yorkana
      (9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yorkana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yorkana
      • Yorkana is located in York County (PA)
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 229 people

Websites of Interest ...

Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2010 Census and the next count will be for the 2020 Census.
<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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>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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