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Welcome to Gardners ...

Gardners is located in Adams County<1>.

Gardners is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Gardners: (717)

The ZIP code for Gardners: 17324<3>

Communities Also Named Gardners ...

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

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

Communities near Gardners ...

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

  • Carlisle [Cumberland County]
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    • Carlisle [Cumberland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Gardners
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,213 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<5>
  • Hanover [York County]
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    • Hanover [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Gardners
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,783 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanover<5>
  • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
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    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Gardners
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,017 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<5>
  • Gettysburg [Adams County]
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    • Gettysburg [Adams County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Gardners
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,708 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gettysburg<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shippensburg [Cumberland County]
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      • Shippensburg [Cumberland County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Gardners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,682 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shippensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Littlestown [Adams County]
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      • Littlestown [Adams County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Gardners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,498 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littlestown<5>
    • McSherrystown [Adams County]
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      • McSherrystown [Adams County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Gardners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,080 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McSherrystown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McSherrystown<5>
    • Dillsburg [York County]
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      • Dillsburg [York County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Gardners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,579 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dillsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillsburg<5>
    • Wrightsville [York County]
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      • Wrightsville [York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Gardners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,282 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wrightsville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wrightsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wrightsville<5>
    • Spring Grove [York County]
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      • Spring Grove [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Gardners
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,179 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Gardners. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gardners.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gardners ...

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

Adding Gardners to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Adams, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gardners - 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 Gardners). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Gardners 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gardners) 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 Gardners. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GardnersOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gardners. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0059, Longitude: -77.2069    
<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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