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Welcome to New Bloomfield ...

New Bloomfield is located in Perry County<1> and is the County Seat for Perry County.

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

New Bloomfield is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for New Bloomfield: (717)

Communities Also Named New Bloomfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named New Bloomfield - it's located in Missouri.

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

Communities near New Bloomfield ...

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

  • Harrisburg [Dauphin County]
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    • Harrisburg [Dauphin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of New Bloomfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,322 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrisburg<5>
  • Carlisle [Cumberland County]
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    • Carlisle [Cumberland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of New Bloomfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,213 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlisle<5>
  • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
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    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of New Bloomfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,017 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<5>
  • Camp Hill [Cumberland County]
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    • Camp Hill [Cumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of New Bloomfield
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,919 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lemoyne [Cumberland County]
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      • Lemoyne [Cumberland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of New Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,632 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lemoyne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lemoyne<5>
    • Wormleysburg [Cumberland County]
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      • Wormleysburg [Cumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of New Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,062 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wormleysburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Marysville [Perry County]
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      • Marysville [Perry County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of New Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,553 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marysville<5>
    • Millersburg [Dauphin County]
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      • Millersburg [Dauphin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of New Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,514 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Shiremanstown [Cumberland County]
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      • Shiremanstown [Cumberland County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of New Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,641 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shiremanstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Newport [Perry County]
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      • Newport [Perry County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of New Bloomfield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,585 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newport<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 New Bloomfield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Bloomfield.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Bloomfield. Our list includes 11 papers. See our Newspapers Page for New Bloomfield.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Bloomfield ...

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

Adding New Bloomfield to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found New Bloomfield on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Pennsylvania (1956).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Perry County: www.perryco.org/

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 Perry, 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 New Bloomfield - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- New Bloomfield) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Bloomfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4198, Longitude: -77.1864       In this case, the coordinates for New Bloomfield 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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