Hummelstown Dauphin County, Pennsylvania

Hummelstown: Borough in southern Dauphin County, Pennsylvania


Hummelstown is a city located in the county of Dauphin in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,538 and a population density of 3,464 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,814 inhabitants.

The city was created 260 years ago in 1761.

Hummelstown Quick Facts

Population : 4,814 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Dauphin County
Postal code : 17036
Area : 1.31 km2
Altitude : 1,302 feet / 397 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1762 (260 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 06:36:56 (17th May 2022)
Density : 3,675 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.73% (2010-2020)
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Location of Hummelstown on Pennsylvania map.
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Hummelstown is located at 40°15'55"N 76°42'30"W (40.2653700, -76.7083000).

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The population of Hummelstown increased by 5.73% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,538 - census
2011 4,527 -0.24% estimation process
2012 4,526 -0.02% estimation process
2013 4,519 -0.15% estimation process
2014 4,565 1.01% estimation process
2015 4,560 -0.11% estimation process
2016 4,615 1.19% estimation process
2017 4,627 0.26% estimation process
2018 4,823 4.06% estimation process
2019 4,823 0% estimation process
2020 4,814 -0.19% estimation process

Hummelstown zip code is 17036. County name: Dauphin, County fips: 42043

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People born in Hummelstown (2)

People born in Hummelstown, including American/Puerto Rican soccer player Bill Gaudette, football player and coach Chris Villarrial, .


Schools in Hummelstown

College & universities near Hummelstown, PA

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

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hummelstown, PA

Code Name Address Type
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street RAIL
HAR Harrisburg Transportation Center 4th and Chestnut Streets RAIL
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL
MJY Mount Joy East Henry St. and North Market St. RAIL
LNC Lancaster station 53 McGovern Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Hummelstown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hummelstown Post Office Hummelstown (PA) 17036

Other cities in Dauphin County

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

City Name Population Title
Harrisburg 49,322 City in and county seat of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States and Pennsylvania federated state capital city
Hershey 14,257 Census designated place
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
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

Hummelstown distances to largest Pennsylvania cities