Metal, Franklin County, Pennsylvania

Metal: Township in Franklin County, Pennsylvania


Metal is a township located in the county of Franklin in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,866 and a population density of 42 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,857 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Metal

Population : 1,857 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Franklin County
Area : 44.6 km2
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 08:39:38 (26th March 2023)
Density : 42 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.48% (2010-2020)
Metal locator map
Location of Metal on Pennsylvania map.
Mt. Pleasant Iron Works House image
Mt. Pleasant Iron Works House
Mt. Pleasant Iron Works House image


Metal is located at 40°0'50"N 77°52'44"W (40.0139800, -77.8788900).

Metal map


According to census records, the population of Metal decreased by 0.48% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,866 - census
2011 1,864 -0.11% estimation process
2012 1,872 0.43% estimation process
2013 1,866 -0.32% estimation process
2014 1,870 0.21% estimation process
2015 1,868 -0.11% estimation process
2016 1,871 0.16% estimation process
2017 1,870 -0.05% estimation process
2018 1,860 -0.54% estimation process
2019 1,853 -0.38% estimation process
2020 1,857 0.22% estimation process

Schools in Metal

College & universities near Metal, PA

Code Name City ZIP
446996 Chambersburg Beauty School Chambersburg (PA) 17201

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Metal, PA

Code Name Address Type
HNK Hancock, MD 434 East Main Street BUS
HAG Hagerstown, MD 123 West Franklin Street BUS
HGD Huntingdon Fourth and Allegheny Sts. RAIL
MRB Martinsburg station 229 East Martin St. RAIL
LEW Lewistown 150 Helen Street RAIL

Post offices near Metal

Post Office Name City ZIP
Burnt Cabin Post Office Burnt Cabins (PA) 17215

Other cities in Franklin County

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

City Name Population Title
Chambersburg 21,231 Borough in Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States
Waynesboro 10,906 Borough in Pennsylvania
Old Forge 7,838 City in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Salem 6,367 Township in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania
Charlestown 6,328 Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania
Saint Thomas 6,039 Township in Franklin County, Pennsylvania
Quincy 5,451 City in Pennsylvania, United States
Greencastle 3,989 Borough of Pennsylvania
Wayne Heights 2,545 Census designated place
Mount Union 2,312 Borough of Pennsylvania
Brownsville 2,203 Borough in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States
Lurgan 2,173 City in United States of America
Mont Alto 1,729 Borough of Pennsylvania
Mercersburg 1,527 Borough of Pennsylvania
Marion 1,269 Census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States
Concord 1,268 Human settlement in Pennsylvania, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Metal distances to largest Pennsylvania cities