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Glen Rock, Pennsylvania

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Welcome to Glen Rock ...

Glen Rock is located in York County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Glen Rock has a population of 2,041 people<1> (see below for details).

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

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

The telephone area code for Glen Rock: (717)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Glen Rock had a population of 2,025 people. This makes Glen Rock the county's 14th most populous community.

The population of Glen Rock represents 0.02% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 429th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,025 people, the population of Glen Rock increased 11.94% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,809 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Glen Rock had an population of 2,041 people. This is an increase of 0.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.82% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Glen Rock.

Communities near Glen Rock ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016
Hampstead (MD)   [Map]   6,355   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Manchester (MD)   [Map]   4,818   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Dallastown   [Map]   3,812   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Hanover   [Map]   15,561   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Littlestown   [Map]   4,468   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
McSherrystown   [Map]   3,059   W   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Glen Rock.

Communities Also Named Glen Rock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Glen Rock - they are located in Montana, New Jersey, Rhode Island and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Glen Rock. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Glen Rock. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Glen Rock.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Glen Rock:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glen Rock ...

Looking for more information about Glen Rock? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Glen Rock, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Glen Rock.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Glen Rock. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Glen Rock.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glen Rock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from Glen Rock. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Glen Rock) 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 Glen Rock. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Glen Rock

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glen Rock. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7954, Longitude: -76.7308     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Glen Rock have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Glen Rock.