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Statistics & Facts

The Pennsylvania state capital is Harrisburg.
The population of Yoe is approximately 947 (1990), 1018 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 429 (1990), 431 (2010).
The amount of land area in Yoe is 0.619 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Yoe to Washington DC is 72 miles.
The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 28 miles. (as the crow flies)
Yoe is positioned 39.90 degrees north of the equator and 76.63 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

Yoe was originally called Snydersville. It was the home of a tobacco plant. The name was changed when requested due to another Snydersville registered with a zip code. It was decided to name the town after the founder's wife's maiden name of Yohe, but they decided to leave out the "h" as it would cause less trouble for pronunciation. The town had its own baseball team in early 1900's. The actual name is Yoe Borough. The town pays the State Police to patrol the area. The town conducts its voting in the Yoe firehall where all the resident's of Yoe must vote.
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