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Welcome to Elliottsburg ...

Elliottsburg is located in Perry County<1>.

Elliottsburg is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Elliottsburg: (717)

The ZIP code for Elliottsburg: 17024<3>

Communities near Elliottsburg ...

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

  • Carlisle [Cumberland County]
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    • Carlisle [Cumberland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Elliottsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,213 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<5>
  • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
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    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Elliottsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,017 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<5>
  • Marysville [Perry County]
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    • Marysville [Perry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Elliottsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,553 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marysville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Mount Holly Springs [Cumberland County]
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    • Mount Holly Springs [Cumberland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Elliottsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,052 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Holly Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newport [Perry County]
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      • Newport [Perry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Elliottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,585 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newport<5>
    • Duncannon [Perry County]
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      • Duncannon [Perry County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Elliottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,481 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duncannon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Newville [Cumberland County]
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      • Newville [Cumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Elliottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,351 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bloomfield [Allegheny County]
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      • Bloomfield [Allegheny County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Elliottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,255 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mifflintown [Juniata County]
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      • Mifflintown [Juniata County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Elliottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 903 people
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    • Port Royal [Juniata County]
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      • Port Royal [Juniata County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Elliottsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 900 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Royal<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 Elliottsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Elliottsburg.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elliottsburg ...

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

Adding Elliottsburg to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Perry County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Elliottsburg. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Perry County: www.perryco.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 Perry, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elliottsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 Elliottsburg). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Elliottsburg or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Elliottsburg) 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 Elliottsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ElliottsburgOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elliottsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3888, Longitude: -77.2889    
<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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