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Welcome to Washington Borough ...

Washington Borough is located in Lancaster County<1>.

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

Washington Borough is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Washington Borough lies within the (717) area code.

Communities Also Named Washington Borough ...

While we believe that this Washington Borough is located in Lancaster County, we know of another 2 Pennsylvania communities named Washington Borough. Those communities are located in the following counties: Cumberland and Washington County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 55 communities that are also named Washington Borough - they are located in Arizona (2), Arkansas (2), California (3), Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Nebraska, Nevada (2), New Hampshire, New Jersey (2), North Carolina, Ohio (7), Oklahoma, Ontario, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Washington Borough.

Communities near Washington Borough ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Washington Borough.

  • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lancaster
    • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Washington Borough
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,265 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<5>
  • York [York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
    • York [York County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Washington Borough
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,932 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on York
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York<5>
  • Ephrata [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ephrata
    • Ephrata [Lancaster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Washington Borough
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,862 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ephrata
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ephrata<5>
  • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabethtown
    • Elizabethtown [Lancaster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Washington Borough
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,445 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabethtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethtown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethtown<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Columbia [Lancaster County]
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      • Columbia [Lancaster County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Washington Borough
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,355 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<5>
    • Middletown [Dauphin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Dauphin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Washington Borough
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,594 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<5>
    • Lititz [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lititz
      • Lititz [Lancaster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Washington Borough
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,465 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lititz
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lititz<5>
    • Millersville [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millersville
      • Millersville [Lancaster County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Washington Borough
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,359 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersville<5>
    • Mount Joy [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Joy
      • Mount Joy [Lancaster County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Washington Borough
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,278 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Joy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Joy<5>
    • Red Lion [York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Lion
      • Red Lion [York County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Washington Borough
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,330 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Lion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Lion<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 Washington Borough. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Washington Borough.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Washington Borough. See our Newspapers Page for Washington Borough.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Washington Borough ...

Looking for more information about Washington Borough? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Washington Borough, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Washington Borough.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Washington Borough. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Washington Borough - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Washington Borough) 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 Washington Borough. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Washington Borough

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Washington Borough. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9926, Longitude: -76.4672       In this case, the coordinates for Washington Borough 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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