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Welcome to Idaville ...

Idaville is located in Adams County<1>.

Idaville is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Idaville is located in the (717) area code.

Communities Also Named Idaville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Idaville - they are located in Indiana, Kansas (2), Oregon and Tennessee.

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

Communities near Idaville ...

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

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Idaville ...

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

Adding Idaville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Idaville. 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 Idaville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Idaville) 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 Idaville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from IdavilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Idaville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0149, Longitude: -77.2026    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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