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Welcome to Lisburn ...

Lisburn is located in Cumberland County<1>.

Lisburn is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Lisburn is within the boundaries of the (717) area code.

Communities Also Named Lisburn ...

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

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

Communities near Lisburn ...

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

  • Harrisburg [Dauphin County]
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    • Harrisburg [Dauphin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Lisburn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisburg<4>
  • York [York County]
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    • York [York County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Lisburn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,907 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<4>
  • Carlisle [Cumberland County]
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    • Carlisle [Cumberland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Lisburn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,213 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<4>
  • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
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    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Lisburn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,494 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Middletown [Dauphin County]
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      • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Lisburn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,623 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<4>
    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
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      • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Lisburn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,017 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<4>
    • Camp Hill [Cumberland County]
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      • Camp Hill [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Lisburn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,919 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<4>
    • Palmyra [Lebanon County]
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      • Palmyra [Lebanon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Lisburn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmyra<4>
    • New Cumberland [Cumberland County]
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      • New Cumberland [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Lisburn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,300 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Cumberland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Cumberland<4>
    • Steelton [Dauphin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steelton
      • Steelton [Dauphin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Lisburn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,957 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steelton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steelton<4>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lisburn ...

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

Adding Lisburn to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cumberland County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lisburn. 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 Cumberland, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lisburn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lisburn) 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 Lisburn. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LisburnOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lisburn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1677, Longitude: -76.9156    
<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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