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Welcome to Hamburg ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hamburg has a population of 4,351 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Hamburg.
Hamburg is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Hamburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Websites for Hamburg ...
Official Website: www.hamburgboro.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hamburg had an population of 4,351 people. This is an increase of 1.45% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.76% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hamburg had a population of 4,289 people. This makes Hamburg the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Hamburg represents 0.03% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 233rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,289 people, the population of Hamburg increased 4.25% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,114 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hamburg.
Communities Also Named Hamburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 35 communities that are also named Hamburg - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (4), Louisiana, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New York (2), Ohio (4), Ontario, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hamburg.
Communities near Hamburg ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Hamburg.
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 Hamburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hamburg.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hamburg. 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 Hamburg.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hamburg. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hamburg.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hamburg ...
Looking for more information about Hamburg? 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 Hamburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hamburg.
Adding Hamburg to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Hamburg 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 Hamburg was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Hamburg on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hamburg on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Hamburg: www.hamburgboro.com/
The official website for Berks County: www.co.berks.pa.us/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 09 Aug 2022