York County, PA

YORK COUNTY, situated on the south boundary of Pennsylvania, with Susquehanna river on the northeast. Area, 864 square miles. Face of the country, hilly; soil, varied. Seat of justice, York. Pop. in 1810, 31,958; in 1820, 38,759; in 1830, 42,658; in 1840, 47,010; in 1850, 57,450. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
County
Containing Unit
Name Type
Conewago Township, PA City or Town
Dillsburg, PA City or Town
Fawn Grove, PA City or Town
Hanover Junction, PA Location or Site
Hanover, PA City or Town
New Freedom, PA City or Town
New Park, PA City or Town
North York, PA City or Town
Shrewsbury, PA City or Town
Wrightsville, PA City or Town
York, PA City or Town
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