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Waynesboro
Franklin County, Pennsylvania

ZipCodes
17268

Motto
"The Best Small Town in America"



Page Contents for Waynesboro, Pennsylvania

Statistics & Facts

Location

Weather & Climate

History & History-related items

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Pennsylvania state capital is Harrisburg.
The population of Waynesboro is approximately 9,578 (1990), 10568 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 4,354 (1990), 4512 (2010).
The amount of land area in Waynesboro is 8.714 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Waynesboro to Washington DC is 66 miles.
The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 52 miles. (as the crow flies)
Waynesboro is positioned 39.75 degrees north of the equator and 77.58 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Waynesboro elevation is 713 feet above sea level.
Waynesboro average annual rainfall is 37 inches per year
Waynesboro average temperature is 53.2 degrees F.

Location

55 miles southwest of Harrisburg, PA
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Climate


generally moderate. There is a January average temperature of 44.9 F. and a July average temperature of 83.4 F. There is an average annual snowfall of 26.0 inches.
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History & History Related Items

A history page for Waynesboro, PA

A new settler, John Wallace, bought around 600 acres of land near Antietam Creek. He named the area Wallace Town. In 1797, it was renamed Waynesburg by his son, John, after his commanding officer in the Revolutionary War, General Anthony Wayne.
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The founding of Waynesboro

1797


Waynesboro City Government

Waynesboro
55 E. Main St.
Waynesboro, PA 17268-1633
Phone: 717-762-2101

Waynesboro Chamber

Chamber of Commerce
323 E. Main St.
Waynesboro, PA 17268-1694
Phone: 717-762-7123

Waynesboro Organizations

Chamber of Commerce
323 E. Main St.
Waynesboro, PA 17268-1694
Phone: 717-762-7123

Waynesboro Libraries

Alexander Hamilton Memorial Free Library (717) 762-3335

Waynesboro Schools

An Education page for Waynesboro.

Waynesboro School District
210 Clayton Ave.
Waynesboro, PA 17268-2014
Phone: 717-762-1191

Waynesboro Area Middle School
702 E. 2nd St.
Waynesboro, PA 17268-2310
Phone: 717-762-1191

Waynesboro

Miscellany

Waynesboro has an area of 3.1 square miles.

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