Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Carlisle: Borough in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States


Carlisle is a city located in the county of Cumberland in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 18,682 and a population density of 3,372 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 19,213 inhabitants.

The city was created 273 years ago in 1750.

Carlisle locator map
Location of Carlisle on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Carlisle

Population : 19,213 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Cumberland County
Postal code : 17013
Phone Area Codes : 717
Area : 5.54 km2
Altitude : 479 feet / 146 meters
Capital city : Carlisle is capital of Cumberland County
Establishment : January 01, 1751 (273 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 05:56:12 (15th April 2024)
Density : 3,468 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.76% (2010-2020)
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Carlisle Pennsylvania
Carlisle  Pennsylvania image


Carlisle is located at 40°12'5"N 77°11'20"W (40.2014800, -77.1888700).

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The population of Carlisle increased by 2.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,682 - census
2011 18,896 1.13% estimation process
2012 18,951 0.29% estimation process
2013 18,936 -0.08% estimation process
2014 18,940 0.02% estimation process
2015 19,143 1.06% estimation process
2016 19,224 0.42% estimation process
2017 19,070 -0.81% estimation process
2018 19,179 0.57% estimation process
2019 19,198 0.1% estimation process
2020 19,213 0.08% estimation process

Carlisle zip code is 17013. County name: Cumberland, County fips: 42041

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People born in Carlisle (71)

People born in Carlisle, including politician from Maryland Samuel Smith, baseball player Anthony Lerew, politician Andrew Gregg, .


  • William Wilkins (United States federal judge (1779-1865)) he was born in 20/12/1779
  • John Bigler (Governor of California (1805-1871)) he was born in 08/01/1805
  • Sid Bream (American baseball player) he was born in 03/08/1960
  • Billy Owens (American basketball player) he was born in 01/05/1969
  • Murray W. Nabors (American university teacher and writer) he was born in 04/10/1943
  • Samuel Sterett (American politician (1758-1833)) he was born in 01/01/1758
  • John Armstrong (American politician (1758-1843)) he was born in 25/11/1758
  • William Williams (U.S. Representative from Indiana (1821-1896)) he was born in 11/05/1821
  • Thomas Butler (American politician (1785-1847)) he was born in 14/04/1785
  • John Montgomery (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1764
  • Jeff Lebo (American college basketball player, college basketball coach, Olympic silver medalist) he was born in 05/10/1966
  • Daughn Gibson (American musician) he was born in 01/01/1981
  • Albert Masland (American politician) he was born in 18/09/1956
  • Allan Egolf (American politician) he was born in 07/06/1938
  • Andrew Boden (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1800
  • Andrew Dousa Hepburn (American academic) he was born in 14/11/1830
  • Andrew G. Miller (United States federal judge) he was born in 18/09/1801
  • Arthur Japy Hepburn (United States Navy admiral) he was born in 15/10/1877

Schools in Carlisle

College & universities near Carlisle, PA

Code Name City ZIP
212009 Dickinson College Carlisle (PA) 17013-2896

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Carlisle, PA

Code Name Address Type
HAR Harrisburg Transportation Center 4th and Chestnut Streets RAIL
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street RAIL
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL
LEW Lewistown 150 Helen Street RAIL
MJY Mount Joy East Henry St. and North Market St. RAIL

Post offices near Carlisle

Post Office Name City ZIP
Carlisl Post Office Carlisle (PA) 17013

Other places with the same name (10)

Other cities in Cumberland County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Cumberland County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Lower Allen 20,226 Township in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
Mechanicsburg 8,999 Borough in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Camp Hill 7,919 Town in Pennsylvania, United Staes of America
Middlesex 7,582 Township in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
New Cumberland 7,300 City in Hancock County, West Virginia, United States of America
Plainfield 6,248 Unincorporated community in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
Enola 6,111 Town in Faulkner County, Arkansas, United States
Dickinson 5,385 Township in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
Schlusser 5,265 Census designated place
Allen 5,092 Township in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Lemoyne 4,632 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
Myerstown 3,258 Borough in southeastern Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
Wormleysburg 3,062 Borough of Pennsylvania
Washington 2,703 City in Pennsylvania
Mount Holly Springs 2,052 Borough of Pennsylvania
Shiremanstown 1,641 Borough of Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Carlisle distances to largest Pennsylvania cities