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1890 Communities Near New Cumberland ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that New Cumberland had a population of 754 people in 1895 with a post office and railroad service. In 2020, New Cumberland had a population of 7,300 people.

  • Andersontown [York County]
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    • Andersontown [York County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of New Cumberland
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 62 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Andersontown had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Andersontown have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Bowmansdale [Cumberland County]
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    • Bowmansdale [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of New Cumberland
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 246 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bowmansdale had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowmansdale have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Camp Hill [Cumberland County]
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    • Camp Hill [Cumberland County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west of New Cumberland
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 191 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,919 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Camp Hill had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Hill<4>
  • Clifton [Dauphin County]
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    • Clifton [Dauphin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of New Cumberland
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Clifton had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clifton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Eberlys Mill [Cumberland County]
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    • Eberlys Mill [Cumberland County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the west of New Cumberland
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 98 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Eberlys Mill had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eberlys Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Enola [Cumberland County]
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    • Enola [Cumberland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northwest of New Cumberland
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Enola had railroad service and no post office
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enola<4>
  • Good Hope [Cumberland County]
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    • Good Hope [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of New Cumberland
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 36 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Good Hope had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Harrisburg [Dauphin County]
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    • Harrisburg [Dauphin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north of New Cumberland
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 39,385 people
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,322 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Harrisburg had a post office and railroad service
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    • Highspire [Dauphin County]
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      • Highspire [Dauphin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of New Cumberland
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 971 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,369 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Highspire had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highspire have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Highspire<4>
    • Lewisberry [York County]
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      • Lewisberry [York County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of New Cumberland
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 170 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 355 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Lewisberry had a post office and no railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisberry<4>
    • Lisburn [Cumberland County]
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      • Lisburn [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of New Cumberland
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 200 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Lisburn had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Lucknow [Dauphin County]
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      • Lucknow [Dauphin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north of New Cumberland
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Lucknow had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lucknow have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Marsh Run [York County]
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      • Marsh Run [York County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast of New Cumberland
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Marsh Run had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marsh Run have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County]
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      • Mechanicsburg [Cumberland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of New Cumberland
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 3,691 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,017 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Mechanicsburg had a post office and railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<4>
    • Middletown [Dauphin County]
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      • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the east of New Cumberland
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 5,080 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,623 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Middletown had a post office and railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<4>
    • Nantilly [Cumberland County]
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      • Nantilly [Cumberland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of New Cumberland
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Nantilly had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nantilly have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Oberlin [Dauphin County]
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      • Oberlin [Dauphin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the east of New Cumberland
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Oberlin had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oberlin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Paxtang [Dauphin County]
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      • Paxtang [Dauphin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast of New Cumberland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,546 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Paxtang had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paxtang have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Penbrook [Dauphin County]
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      • Penbrook [Dauphin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northeast of New Cumberland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,976 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Penbrook had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Progress [Dauphin County]
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      • Progress [Dauphin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of New Cumberland
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 210 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Progress had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Progress have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rockville [Dauphin County]
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      • Rockville [Dauphin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the north of New Cumberland
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Rockville had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rossmoyne [Cumberland County]
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      • Rossmoyne [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of New Cumberland
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Rossmoyne had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rossmoyne have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rutherford [Dauphin County]
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      • Rutherford [Dauphin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northeast of New Cumberland
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Rutherford had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rutherford have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Shiremanstown [Cumberland County]
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      • Shiremanstown [Cumberland County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of New Cumberland
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 598 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,641 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Shiremanstown had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shiremanstown have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Siddonsburg [York County]
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      • Siddonsburg [York County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of New Cumberland
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 168 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Siddonsburg had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Siddonsburg
    • Steelton [Dauphin County]
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      • Steelton [Dauphin County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east of New Cumberland
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 9,250 people
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,957 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Steelton had a post office and railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steelton<4>
    • Trindle Springs [Cumberland County]
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      • Trindle Springs [Cumberland County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of New Cumberland
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Trindle Springs had a post office and railroad service
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    • West Fairview [Cumberland County]
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      • West Fairview [Cumberland County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest of New Cumberland
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,137 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, West Fairview had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Fairview have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • White Hill [Cumberland County]
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      • White Hill [Cumberland County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west of New Cumberland
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, White Hill had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Hill
    • Yocumtown [York County]
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      • Yocumtown [York County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast of New Cumberland
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 147 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Yocumtown had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yocumtown have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yocumtown

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about New Cumberland, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>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 from Point A (ie- New Cumberland) 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 New Cumberland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New CumberlandOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Cumberland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2298, Longitude: -76.8755       In this case, the coordinates for New Cumberland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>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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