Hershey, Pennsylvania

Hershey: Census designated place


Hershey is a CDP located in the county of Dauphin in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.

Hershey locator map
Location of Hershey on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Hershey

Population : 14,257
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Dauphin County
Postal code : 17033
Phone Area Codes : 717
Area : 37.34 km2
Altitude : 1,348 feet / 411 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 07:42:10 (22nd September 2023)
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Hershey Pennsylvania
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Hershey is located at 40°17'9"N 76°39'1"W (40.2859200, -76.6502500).

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Hershey zip code is 17033. County name: Dauphin, County fips: 42043

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People born in Hershey (33)

People born in Hershey, including triathlete Andy Potts, basketball player Dave Twardzik, actor Steven Pasquale, .


  • Wesley Snell (Swiss ice hockey player) he was born in 10/04/1976
  • Ernie Accorsi (American football executive) he was born in 29/10/1941
  • Eugene Habecker (American academic administrator) he was born in 17/06/1946
  • Jason Yeisley (American soccer player) he was born in 30/09/1986
  • Jay Taylor (American professional football player) he was born in 23/10/1976
  • John D. Payne (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1950
  • Julie Staver (field hockey player) she was born in 04/04/1952
  • Lois Herr (American activist) she was born in 23/12/1941
  • Nate Saint (Martyred Christian missionary to Ecuador) he was born in 30/08/1923
  • Oni Buchanan (American musician) she was born in 01/01/1975
  • Russ Diamond (Politician, entrepreneur) he was born in 26/07/1963
  • Scott Campbell (American football player) he was born in 15/04/1962
  • Scott Sonnon (American martial artist) he was born in 11/10/1969
  • Steve Fisher (American soccer player) he was born in 02/10/1981
  • Walter DeVerter (American politician) he was born in 25/08/1935
  • Chuck Smith (American Esperantist) he was born in 24/06/1979
  • Graham Newberry (British figure skater) he was born in 07/06/1998
  • Robin Harmony (American basketball player (1961-)) she was born in 20/10/1961

Schools in Hershey

College & universities near Hershey, PA

Code Name City ZIP
214616 Pennsylvania State University-College of Medicine Hershey (PA) 17033-2360

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hershey, 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
LNC Lancaster station 53 McGovern Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Hershey

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hershey Post Office Hershey (PA) 17033

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Dauphin County

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

City Name Population Title
Harrisburg 49,322 The capital of Pennsylvania.
Colonial Park 13,229 Census designated place
Progress 9,765 Census designated place
Linglestown 6,334 Census designated place
Steelton 5,957 Borough in southern Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Paxtonia 5,412 Census designated place
Swatara 4,830 Township in southern Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Hummelstown 4,814 Borough in southern Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Skyline View 4,003 Census designated place
Lawnton 3,813 Census designated place
Penbrook 2,976 Borough in western Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Millersburg 2,514 Borough in northwestern Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Highspire 2,369 Borough in southwestern Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Matamoras 2,364 City in Washington County, Ohio, United States of America
Lykens 1,771 Borough in northeastern Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Paxtang 1,546 Borough in southwestern Dauphin County, Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Hershey distances to largest Pennsylvania cities