Old Forge Franklin County, Pennsylvania

Old Forge: City in Pennsylvania, United States of America


Old Forge is a city located in the county of Franklin in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,313. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,838 inhabitants.


Old Forge is located at 39°47'40"N 77°29'3"W (39.7945400, -77.4841600).

Old Forge map


Old Forge forecast: A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%. more

Old Forge Quick Facts

Population : 7,838 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Franklin County
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 04:19:26 (28th October 2021)
Postal code : 18518
Population growth : -6.06% (2010-2020)
Weather : 57℉ Chance Rain 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Old Forge decreased by 6.06% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,313 - census
2011 8,288 -0.3% estimation process
2012 8,268 -0.24% estimation process
2013 8,255 -0.16% estimation process
2014 8,228 -0.33% estimation process
2015 8,056 -2.14% estimation process
2016 7,996 -0.75% estimation process
2017 7,948 -0.6% estimation process
2018 7,931 -0.21% estimation process
2019 7,894 -0.47% estimation process
2020 7,838 -0.71% estimation process

Old Forge zip code is 18518. County name: Lackawanna, County fips: 42069

Schools in Old Forge

College & universities near Old Forge, PA

Code Name City ZIP
214795 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Mont Alto Mont Alto (PA) 17237-9700

Stations (26)

Amtrak & bus stations near Old Forge, PA

Code Name Address Type
HAG Hagerstown, MD 123 West Franklin Street BUS
FRC Frederick, MD 100 South East Street RAIL
FRR Frederick Airport, MD 1341 Hughes Ford Road BUS
MRB Martinsburg station 229 East Martin St. RAIL
HFY Harpers Ferry Potomac St. & Shenandoah St. RAIL

Post offices near Old Forge

Post Office Name City ZIP
South Mountain Post Office South Mountain (PA) 17261

Other places with the same name (2)

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
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
Metal 1,857 Township in Franklin County, Pennsylvania
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

Old Forge distances to largest Pennsylvania cities