RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Fort Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other PA
Communities

















Welcome to Fort Indiantown Gap ...

Fort Indiantown Gap is located in Lebanon County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Fort Indiantown Gap: Ft. Indiantown Gap

Fort Indiantown Gap is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Fort Indiantown Gap is located in the (717) area code.

Communities near Fort Indiantown Gap ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fort Indiantown Gap.

  • Harrisburg [Dauphin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisburg
    • Harrisburg [Dauphin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Fort Indiantown Gap
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisburg<5>
  • Lebanon [Lebanon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebanon
    • Lebanon [Lebanon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Fort Indiantown Gap
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,725 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<5>
  • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabethtown
    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Fort Indiantown Gap
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<5>
  • Middletown [Dauphin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
    • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Fort Indiantown Gap
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,623 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Palmyra [Lebanon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmyra
      • Palmyra [Lebanon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Fort Indiantown Gap
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmyra<5>
    • Steelton [Dauphin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steelton
      • Steelton [Dauphin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Fort Indiantown Gap
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,957 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steelton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steelton<5>
    • Hummelstown [Dauphin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hummelstown
      • Hummelstown [Dauphin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Fort Indiantown Gap
      • 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hummelstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hummelstown<5>
    • Cornwall [Lebanon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cornwall
      • Cornwall [Lebanon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Fort Indiantown Gap
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,382 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cornwall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cornwall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cornwall<5>
    • Myerstown [Lebanon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myerstown
      • Myerstown [Lebanon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Fort Indiantown Gap
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,258 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myerstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Myerstown<5>
    • Penbrook [Dauphin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penbrook
      • Penbrook [Dauphin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Fort Indiantown Gap
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,976 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penbrook

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 Fort Indiantown Gap. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fort Indiantown Gap.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Indiantown Gap ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community located in Pennsylvania

About Lebanon County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lebanon County: www.lebcounty.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 Lebanon, 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 Fort Indiantown Gap - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Fort Indiantown Gap) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fort Indiantown Gap. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fort Indiantown GapOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fort Indiantown Gap. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4398, Longitude: -76.5983       In this case, the coordinates for Fort Indiantown Gap 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022