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New Freedom, Pennsylvania
Welcome to New Freedom ...
The location of New Freedom has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, New Freedom has a population of 4,688 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of New Freedom.
New Freedom is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: New Freedom lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for New Freedom: (717)
Websites for New Freedom ...
Official Website: www.newfreedomboro.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, New Freedom had an population of 4,688 people. This is an increase of 5.02% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 33.49% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, New Freedom had a population of 4,464 people. This makes New Freedom the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of New Freedom represents 0.04% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 222nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,464 people, the population of New Freedom increased 27.11% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,512 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for New Freedom.
Adding New Freedom to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of New Freedom 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 Freedom was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found New Freedom on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for New Freedom on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named New Freedom ...
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for New Freedom.
Communities near New Freedom ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near New Freedom.
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 Freedom. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Freedom.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of New Freedom. 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 Freedom.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Freedom. See our Newspapers Page for New Freedom.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Freedom ...
Looking for more information about New Freedom? 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 Freedom, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for New Freedom.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for New Freedom: www.newfreedomboro.org/
The official website for York County: www.york-county.org/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Jul 2021