Littlestown, Adams County, Pennsylvania

Littlestown: Borough of Pennsylvania

About

Littlestown is a city located in the county of Adams in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,434 and a population density of 2,956 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,498 inhabitants.

The city was created 257 years ago in 1764.

Quick Facts about Littlestown

Population : 4,498 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Adams County
Postal code : 17340
Area : 1.5 km2
Altitude : 2,057 feet / 627 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1765 (257 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 19:28:26 (28th November 2022)
Density : 2,999 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.42% (2010-2020)
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Location of Littlestown on Pennsylvania map.
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Geography

Littlestown is located at 39°44'40"N 77°5'17"W (39.7445400, -77.0880400).

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Demographics

The population of Littlestown increased by 1.42% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,434 - census
2011 4,437 0.07% estimation process
2012 4,426 -0.25% estimation process
2013 4,423 -0.07% estimation process
2014 4,435 0.27% estimation process
2015 4,452 0.38% estimation process
2016 4,464 0.27% estimation process
2017 4,490 0.58% estimation process
2018 4,513 0.51% estimation process
2019 4,510 -0.07% estimation process
2020 4,498 -0.27% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 8,373
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 8,345
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 0.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 8,719
April 1, 2010 Population : 8,345
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.4%
People over 65 (%) : 23.8%
Female persons, % : 50.9%
White only, percent : 87.6%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 9.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.5%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 86.2%
2015-2019 Veterans : 368
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 11.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 94.5%

Littlestown zip code is 17340. County name: Adams, County fips: 42001

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 94.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $280,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,015
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $846
2015-2019 median gross rent : -
2015-2019 Households : 3,215
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.58
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 97.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 12,388
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,435,457
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 100,550
2012 total retail sales per capita : $12,125
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $109,818
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $53,590
Percentage of people living in poverty : 2.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,316
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 725
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 325
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 76
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,209
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 133
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,112
2010 population per square mile : 1,619.7
2010 land area in square miles : 5.15

People born in Littlestown (4)

People born in Littlestown, including politician Joseph A. Goulden, Actress, dancer, writer Halo Meadows, politician James McSherry, .

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Schools in Littlestown

College & universities near Littlestown, PA

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

Stations (27)

Amtrak & bus stations near Littlestown, PA

Code Name Address Type
FRR Frederick Airport, MD 1341 Hughes Ford Road BUS
FRC Frederick, MD 100 South East Street RAIL
HAG Hagerstown, MD 123 West Franklin Street BUS
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street RAIL
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL

Post offices near Littlestown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Littlestown Post Office Littlestown (PA) 17340

Other cities in Adams County

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

City Name Population Title
Whitehall 27,919 Borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Hampton 18,119 Census designated place
Hilltown 16,031 Township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Marshall 9,869 Township in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Gettysburg 7,708 Borough and the county seat of Adams County in the U.
Bridgeport 4,565 Borough of Pennsylvania
Mount Pleasant 4,186 Borough in Pennsylvania
Carroll Valley 3,930 Borough of Pennsylvania
McSherrystown 3,080 Borough of Pennsylvania
Latimore 2,696 Township of Pennsylvania
Lake Meade 2,563 Census designated place
Bonneauville 1,837 Borough of Pennsylvania
New Oxford 1,808 City in Adams County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
East Berlin 1,542 Borough in Adams County, Pennsylvania, United States
Lake Heritage 1,333 Census-designated place in Adams County, Pennsylvania
Biglerville 1,214 Borough of Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Littlestown distances to largest Pennsylvania cities