Danville, Pennsylvania

Danville: Borough in southern Montour County, Pennsylvania


Danville is a city located in the county of Montour in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,699 and a population density of 2,993 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,595 inhabitants.

The city was created 247 years ago in 1775.

Danville locator map
Location of Danville on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Danville

Population : 4,595 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Montour County
Area : 1.57 km2
Altitude : 1,640 feet / 500 meters
Capital city : Danville is capital of Montour County
Establishment : January 01, 1776 (247 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 04:44:35 (28th September 2023)
Postal code : 17821
Density : 2,927 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.26% (2010-2020)
Weather : 65℉ Partly Sunny 7-days weather
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Danville Pennsylvania
Danville  Pennsylvania image


Danville is located at 40°57'48"N 76°36'46"W (40.9634200, -76.6127300).

Danville map


Danville forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. more


According to census records, the population of Danville decreased by 2.26% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,699 - census
2011 4,687 -0.26% estimation process
2012 4,690 0.06% estimation process
2013 4,691 0.02% estimation process
2014 4,681 -0.21% estimation process
2015 4,639 -0.91% estimation process
2016 4,613 -0.56% estimation process
2017 4,641 0.6% estimation process
2018 4,631 -0.22% estimation process
2019 4,648 0.37% estimation process
2020 4,595 -1.15% estimation process

Danville zip code is 17821. County name: Montour, County fips: 42093

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People born in Danville (31)

People born in Danville, including Film director, television director, screenwriter Peter Markle, botanist Amos Arthur Heller, football player Henry Lawrence, .


  • Arda Bowser (Player of American football (1899-1996)) he was born in 09/01/1899
  • Art McCoy (American baseball player) he was born in 15/07/1864
  • Bill Yerrick (Major League Baseball pitcher) he was born in 26/02/1874
  • Brett Feese (American politician) he was born in 21/05/1954
  • C. Robert Kehler (United States Air Force general) he was born in 07/04/1952
  • Dan Washburn (American screenwriter) he was born in 31/10/1973
  • Dave Shinskie (American football player) he was born in 04/05/1984
  • George O. Wagner (American politician) he was born in 12/04/1946
  • James Balog (American photographer) he was born in 15/07/1952
  • James Focht McClure, Jr. (United States Federal Judge) he was born in 06/04/1931
  • John Garrett (American football player and coach) he was born in 02/03/1965
  • John Showers (American politician) he was born in 15/04/1952
  • John W. Hennessey Jr (John W. Hennessey, Jr. - Third Century Professor Emeritus at the Tuck Business School) he was born in 25/03/1925
  • Kenny Casanova (American professional wrestler, manager and DJ) he was born in 01/01/1971
  • Lemuel Amerman (American politician) he was born in 29/10/1846
  • Robert Belfanti (American politician) he was born in 15/10/1948
  • Will Furrer (American football player) he was born in 05/02/1968
  • Robert Russell (American electrical engineer) he was born in 01/01/1861

Schools in Danville

College & universities near Danville, PA

Code Name City ZIP
211158 Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Bloomsburg (PA) 17815

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Danville, PA

Code Name Address Type
WKB Wilkes-Barre, PA 47 South Washington Street BUS
WHV White Haven, PA I-476, Exit 95/I-80, Exit 277, at Hwy 940 BUS
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

Post offices near Danville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Danvill Post Office Danville (PA) 17821

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Other cities in Montour County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Montour County , PA.

City Name Population Title
California 6,261 Borough in Pennsylvania
Roaring Creek 517 Township in southeastern Columbia County, Pennsylvania
Washingtonville 270 Borough in central Montour County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Danville distances to largest Pennsylvania cities