Hanover York County, Pennsylvania

Hanover: Town in Pennsylvania, United States

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Hanover is a town located in the county of York in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,289 and a population density of 1,597 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 15,783 inhabitants.

The town was created 291 years ago in 1729.

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Center of Hanover PA
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Hanover is located at 39°48'2"N 76°58'59"W (39.8006600, -76.9830400).

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Hanover Quick Facts

Population : 15,783 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : York County
Phone Area Codes : 71
Area : 9.57 km2
Altitude : 2,014 feet / 614 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1730 (291 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 12:57:25 (24th October 2021)
Postal code : 17331
Density : 1,649 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.13% (2010-2020)


The population of Hanover increased by 3.13% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,289 - census
2011 15,324 0.23% estimation process
2012 15,341 0.11% estimation process
2013 15,360 0.12% estimation process
2014 15,463 0.67% estimation process
2015 15,480 0.11% estimation process
2016 15,585 0.67% estimation process
2017 15,593 0.05% estimation process
2018 15,653 0.38% estimation process
2019 15,719 0.42% estimation process
2020 15,783 0.41% estimation process

Hanover zip code is 17331. County name: York, County fips: 42133

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People born in Hanover (24)

People born in Hanover, including Novelist, poet, screenwriter, activist Rita Mae Brown, lawyer and writer John Luther Long, costume designer Ann Roth, you can see a list of people who born in Hanover.

  • John Milton Miller (American electrical engineer) he was born in 22/06/1882
  • Tag Adams (American pornographic actor) he was born in 04/04/1972
  • George M. Bedinger (American politician (1756-1843)) he was born in 10/12/1756
  • Brick Fleagle (jazz guitarist) he was born in 22/08/1906
  • Al Bemiller (American football player) he was born in 18/04/1938
  • Brian Hastings (American poker player) he was born in 24/06/1988
  • Christian Gobrecht (United States Mint engraver) he was born in 23/12/1785
  • Dan Moul (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1950
  • Dick Alban (American football player (1929-2016)) he was born in 17/01/1929
  • Donald Seibert (American football coach (1922-2003)) he was born in 31/01/1922
  • Frederick Ernst Melsheimer (American entomologist) he was born in 01/01/1782
  • Harold Rudisill (American politician) he was born in 14/05/1898
  • Jim Spencer (American baseball player) he was born in 30/07/1946
  • Sarah Dreher (American writer) she was born in 26/03/1937
  • Terry Wentz (Pennsylvania State parks manager) he was born in 24/06/1947
  • Thomas Newman O'Neill, Jr. (United States federal judge) he was born in 06/07/1928
  • George Kiick (American-football player (1912-2002)) he was born in 05/09/1912
  • Adaline Hohf Berry (American author, newspaper editor, songbook compiler, hymnwriter) she was born in 20/12/1859

Schools in Hanover

College & universities near Hanover, PA

Code Name City ZIP
415039 Empire Beauty School-Hanover Hanover (PA) 17331

Stations (27)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hanover, PA

Code Name Address Type
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street RAIL
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL
HAR Harrisburg Transportation Center 4th and Chestnut Streets RAIL
MJY Mount Joy East Henry St. and North Market St. RAIL
FRR Frederick Airport, MD 1341 Hughes Ford Road BUS

Post offices near Hanover

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hanover Post Office Hanover (PA) 17331

Other places with the same name (12)

Other cities in York County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in York County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
York 28,768 County seat of York County, Pennsylvania, United States
Weigelstown 12,875 Census designated place
Lehman 10,237 Township in Pike County, Pennsylvania
West Manheim 9,063 Township in York County, Pennsylvania
East York 8,777 Census designated place
Bellevue 7,980 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
Red Lion 6,321 Borough of Pennsylvania
Forest Hills 6,256 Borough in Pennsylvania
Spry 4,891 Census designated place
Bridgeville 4,870 Borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
New Freedom 4,810 Borough of Pennsylvania
Blooming Grove 4,687 Township in Pike County, Pennsylvania
West York 4,602 Borough in York County, Pennsylvania, United States
Dallastown 3,869 Borough of Pennsylvania
Shrewsbury 3,847 Borough of Pennsylvania
Grantley 3,628 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Hanover distances to largest Pennsylvania cities