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York County, Pennsylvania

17401, 17403

The White Rose City

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Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

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Organizations, Churches, and Sports.


Statistics & Facts

The Pennsylvania state capital is Harrisburg.
The population of York is approximately 42,192 (1990), 43718 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 18,407 (1990), 16253 (2010).
The amount of land area in York is 13.48 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.144 sq kilometers.
The distance from York to Washington DC is 74 miles.
The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 23 miles. (as the crow flies)
York is positioned 39.96 degrees north of the equator and 76.73 degrees west of the prime meridian.


in southeastern Pennsylvania
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History & History Related Items

York city served as the first capitol of the USA in 1777 and 1778

The first national Thanksgiving was declared in York in November 1777
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A Visitors Guide for York County, PA
York County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Toll-free: 800-673-2429
Phone: 717-848-4000

Visitors Information Center at:
1618 Toronita Street, York, PA
Phone: 717-843-6660

York City has one of the largest collections of mural paintings on the East Coast
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York City Government

York is the county seat for York County.

York County Courthouse
28 East Market Street
York, PA 17401
Phone: (717) 771-9608

York County Information Services
1 W Market St Fl 4
York, PA 17401-1231
Phone: 717-771-9235

York County Register Of Wills
28 E Market St
York, PA 17406-1102
Phone: 717-771-9607

York Libraries

York County Library System
118 Pleasant Acres Rd
York, PA 17402-8975
Phone: 717-840-7450

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