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Welcome to Middletown ...

Middletown is located in Dauphin County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Middletown has a population of 9,594 people<2> (see below for details).

Middletown is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Middletown: (717)

Websites for Middletown ...

Official Website: www.middletownborough.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Middletown had an population of 9,594 people. This is an increase of 7.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Middletown had a population of 8,901 people. This makes Middletown the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Middletown represents 0.07% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 85th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,901 people, the population of Middletown decreased 3.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,242 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Middletown.

Communities Also Named Middletown ...

While we believe that this Middletown is located in Dauphin County, we know of another 6 Pennsylvania communities named Middletown. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bradford, Huntingdon, Luzerne, McKean, Northampton and Westmoreland County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 44 communities that are also named Middletown - they are located in British Columbia, California (2), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana (4), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (3), Maine, Maryland (3), Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey (3), New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (3), Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Middletown ...

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

  • Harrisburg [Dauphin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrisburg
    • Harrisburg [Dauphin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Middletown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 49,271 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrisburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisburg<5>
  • York [York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
    • York [York County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Middletown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,932 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<5>
  • Lebanon [Lebanon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebanon
    • Lebanon [Lebanon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Middletown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lebanon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,879 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<5>
  • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabethtown
    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Middletown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,445 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Columbia [Lancaster County]
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      • Columbia [Lancaster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,355 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<5>
    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mechanicsburg
      • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mechanicsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,990 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mechanicsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<5>
    • Mount Joy [Lancaster County]
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      • Mount Joy [Lancaster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Middletown
      • 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>
    • Camp Hill [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camp Hill
      • Camp Hill [Cumberland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camp Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,905 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camp Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<5>
    • Palmyra [Lebanon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmyra
      • Palmyra [Lebanon County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmyra have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,587 people
      • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Middletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,288 people
      • 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 Middletown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Middletown.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Middletown. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Middletown.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Middletown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Dauphin County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Middletown: www.middletownborough.com/

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 Dauphin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Middletown.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Middletown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Middletown) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Middletown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Middletown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Middletown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1986, Longitude: -76.7305    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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