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Welcome to Maytown ...

Maytown is located in Lancaster County<1>.

The location of Maytown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Maytown is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Maytown lies within the (717) area code.

Communities Also Named Maytown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Maytown: This one is located in Lancaster County and the other is located in York County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 8 communities that are also named Maytown - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky (2), Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Maytown ...

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

  • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lancaster
    • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Maytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,265 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<5>
  • York [York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
    • York [York County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Maytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,932 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<5>
  • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabethtown
    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Maytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,445 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<5>
  • Columbia [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
    • Columbia [Lancaster County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Maytown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,355 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Middletown [Dauphin County]
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      • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Maytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,594 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
    • Lititz [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lititz
      • Lititz [Lancaster County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Maytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,465 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lititz
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lititz<5>
    • Millersville [Lancaster County]
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      • Millersville [Lancaster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Maytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,359 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersville<5>
    • Mount Joy [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Joy
      • Mount Joy [Lancaster County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Maytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,278 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Joy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Joy<5>
    • Palmyra [Lebanon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmyra
      • Palmyra [Lebanon County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Maytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,587 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmyra
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palmyra<5>
    • New Cumberland [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Cumberland
      • New Cumberland [Cumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Maytown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,288 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Cumberland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Cumberland<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Maytown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lancaster County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lancaster County: www.co.lancaster.pa.us/

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 Lancaster, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Maytown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Maytown) 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 Maytown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Maytown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Maytown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0754, Longitude: -76.5822       In this case, the coordinates for Maytown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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