New Holland, Pennsylvania
The location of New Holland
Welcome to New Holland ...
New Holland is located in Lancaster County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, New Holland has a population of 5,492 people<1> (see below for details).
New Holland is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: New Holland lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
New Holland is located in the (717) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, New Holland had a population of 5,378 people. This makes New Holland the county's 8th most populous community.
The population of New Holland represents 0.04% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 177th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,378 people, the population of New Holland increased 5.62% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,092 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, New Holland had an population of 5,492 people. This is an increase of 2.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.86% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near New Holland ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for New Holland.
Communities Also Named New Holland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named New Holland - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina and South Dakota.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for New Holland.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around New Holland. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of New Holland. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
- We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Holland.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for New Holland:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Holland ...
Looking for more information about New Holland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for New Holland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for New Holland.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for New Holland. 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: www.state.pa.us/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for New Holland.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Holland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in New Holland. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- New Holland) 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 Holland. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New Holland
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Holland. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1015, Longitude: -76.0874 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for New Holland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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