Steelton Dauphin County, Pennsylvania

Steelton: Borough in southern Dauphin County, Pennsylvania

Steelton locator map
Location of Steelton on Pennsylvania map.

About

Steelton is a city located in the county of Dauphin in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,990 and a population density of 3,153 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,957 inhabitants.

The city was created 155 years ago in 1865.

View of Second Street from Pine Street  Steelton  PA image
View of Second Street from Pine Street Steelton PA
View of Second Street from Pine Street  Steelton  PA image

Geography

Steelton is located at 40°14'7"N 76°50'29"W (40.2353700, -76.8413600).

Steelton map

Weather

Steelton forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. more

Steelton Quick Facts

Population : 5,957 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Dauphin County
Postal code : 17113
Area : 1.9 km2
Named for : steel
Altitude : 1,033 feet / 315 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1866 (155 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 10:47:13 (18th October 2021)
Density : 3,135 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.55% (2010-2020)
Weather : 61℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Steelton decreased by 0.55% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,990 - census
2011 5,982 -0.13% estimation process
2012 5,979 -0.05% estimation process
2013 5,970 -0.15% estimation process
2014 5,967 -0.05% estimation process
2015 5,956 -0.18% estimation process
2016 5,948 -0.13% estimation process
2017 5,952 0.07% estimation process
2018 5,951 -0.02% estimation process
2019 5,962 0.18% estimation process
2020 5,957 -0.08% estimation process

Baldwin, Steelton

People born in Steelton (15)

People born in Steelton, including professional basketball player Dennis Stewart, football player and coach Bull Behman, football player Duke Maronic, you can see a list of people who born in Steelton.

  • Frank Sinkovitz (American football player (1923-1989)) he was born in 20/05/1923
  • Homer Litzenberg (American Marine Corps general) he was born in 08/01/1903
  • John Yovicsin (American football player and coach (1918-1989)) he was born in 17/10/1918
  • Marne Intrieri (American football player (1907-1969)) he was born in 13/09/1907
  • Ralph Farina (American football player (1905-1984)) he was born in 21/02/1905
  • Ron Buxton (American politician) he was born in 23/03/1949
  • Sam A. Kozer (American politician) he was born in 19/10/1871
  • Troy Drayton (American football player) he was born in 29/06/1970
  • Marylouise Burke (American actress) she was born in 20/01/1941
  • Orrin C. Evans (American journalist (1902-1971)) he was born in 05/09/1902
  • Gloria Spencer she was born in 01/01/1937
  • Ethan Cooper (American football player) he was born in 11/06/1995

Schools in Steelton

College & universities near Steelton, PA

Code Name City ZIP
446640 Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Harrisburg (PA) 17101-2208

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Steelton, PA

Code Name Address Type
HAR Harrisburg Transportation Center 4th and Chestnut Streets RAIL
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street 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 Steelton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Steelton Post Office Steelton (PA) 17113

Other places with the same name (1)

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
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

Steelton distances to largest Pennsylvania cities