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Welcome to Felton ...

Felton is located in York County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Felton has a population of 512 people<3> (see below for details).

Felton is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Felton is within the (717) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Felton had an population of 512 people. This is an increase of 1.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.03% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Felton had a population of 506 people. This makes Felton the county's 31st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 506 people, the population of Felton increased 12.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 449 people).

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

Communities Also Named Felton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Felton: This one is located in York County and the other is located in Delaware County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 8 communities that are also named Felton - they are located in Arkansas, California, Delaware, Georgia, Michigan, Minnesota and Ontario.

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

Communities near Felton ...

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

  • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
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    • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Felton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,265 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<6>
  • York [York County]
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    • York [York County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Felton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,932 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<6>
  • Columbia [Lancaster County]
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    • Columbia [Lancaster County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Felton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,355 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<6>
  • Millersville [Lancaster County]
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    • Millersville [Lancaster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Felton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,359 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Joy [Lancaster County]
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      • Mount Joy [Lancaster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Felton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,278 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Joy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Joy<6>
    • New Freedom [York County]
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      • New Freedom [York County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Felton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,685 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Freedom have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Freedom
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Freedom<6>
    • West York [York County]
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      • West York [York County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Felton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,571 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on West York
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West York<6>
    • Dallastown [York County]
    • Shrewsbury [York County]
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      • Shrewsbury [York County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Felton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,855 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Shrewsbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shrewsbury<6>
    • Mountville [Lancaster County]
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      • Mountville [Lancaster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Felton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,847 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountville<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 Felton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Felton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Felton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About York County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Felton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Felton - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Felton) 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 Felton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Felton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Felton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8562, Longitude: -76.5589       In this case, the coordinates for Felton 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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