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Welcome to New Holland ...

New Holland is located in Lancaster County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, New Holland has a population of 5,464 people<3> (see below for details).

New Holland is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

New Holland lies within the (717) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, New Holland had an population of 5,464 people. This is an increase of 1.6% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.31% since the 2000 Census).

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).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near New Holland ...

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

  • Reading [Berks County]
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    • Reading [Berks County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of New Holland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 88,375 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reading<6>
  • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
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    • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of New Holland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,265 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<6>
  • Ephrata [Lancaster County]
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    • Ephrata [Lancaster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of New Holland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,862 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ephrata<6>
  • Coatesville [Chester County]
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    • Coatesville [Chester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of New Holland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,069 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coatesville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wyomissing [Berks County]
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      • Wyomissing [Berks County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of New Holland
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wyomissing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,635 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wyomissing<6>
    • Lititz [Lancaster County]
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      • Lititz [Lancaster County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of New Holland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,465 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lititz<6>
    • Millersville [Lancaster County]
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      • Millersville [Lancaster County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of New Holland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,359 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersville<6>
    • Shillington [Berks County]
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      • Shillington [Berks County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of New Holland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,319 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shillington<6>
    • Birdsboro [Berks County]
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      • Birdsboro [Berks County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of New Holland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,143 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Birdsboro<6>
    • Manheim [Lancaster County]
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      • Manheim [Lancaster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of New Holland
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,849 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manheim<6>

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 Holland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Holland.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around New Holland.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Holland. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Lancaster, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for New Holland.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Holland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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, 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 we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1015, Longitude: -76.0874       In this case, the coordinates for New Holland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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