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Welcome to Dillsburg ...

Dillsburg is located in York County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Dillsburg has a population of 2,582 people<3> (see below for details).

Dillsburg is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Dillsburg: (717)

Websites for Dillsburg ...

Official Website: www.dillsburg.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dillsburg had an population of 2,582 people. This is an increase of 0.74% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 25.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dillsburg had a population of 2,563 people. This makes Dillsburg the county's 10th most populous community.

The population of Dillsburg represents 0.02% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 363rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,563 people, the population of Dillsburg increased 24.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,063 people).

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

Communities Also Named Dillsburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Dillsburg - it's located in Illinois.

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

Communities near Dillsburg ...

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

  • Harrisburg [Dauphin County]
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    • Harrisburg [Dauphin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Dillsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 49,271 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisburg<6>
  • York [York County]
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    • York [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Dillsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,932 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<6>
  • Carlisle [Cumberland County]
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    • Carlisle [Cumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Dillsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,198 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carlisle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<6>
  • Middletown [Dauphin County]
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    • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Dillsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,594 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
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      • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Dillsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mechanicsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,990 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mechanicsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<6>
    • Camp Hill [Cumberland County]
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      • Camp Hill [Cumberland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Dillsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camp Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,905 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<6>
    • New Cumberland [Cumberland County]
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      • New Cumberland [Cumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Dillsburg
      • 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.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,288 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Cumberland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Cumberland<6>
    • Steelton [Dauphin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steelton
      • Steelton [Dauphin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Dillsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steelton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,962 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steelton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steelton<6>
    • Hummelstown [Dauphin County]
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      • Hummelstown [Dauphin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Dillsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hummelstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,823 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hummelstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hummelstown<6>
    • Lemoyne [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lemoyne
      • Lemoyne [Cumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Dillsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lemoyne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,634 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lemoyne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lemoyne<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 Dillsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dillsburg.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dillsburg. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Dillsburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dillsburg ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About York County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Dillsburg: www.dillsburg.com/

The official website for York County: www.york-county.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 York, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dillsburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dillsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dillsburg) 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 Dillsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dillsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dillsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0990, Longitude: -76.9958       In this case, the coordinates for Dillsburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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