Adams County, Pennsylvania Basics:


Adams County Pennsylvania - Government Site

Population: 101,610
Area: 519 square miles
County seat: Gettysburg
Area code(s) in use: 717
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 85.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
Median household income: $58,465
Persons in poverty: 8.5%
Home ownership rate: 76.6%
Mean travel time to work: 27.7 minutes


Adjacent counties:
Carroll (MD)  Cumberland  Franklin  Frederick (MD)  Washington (MD)  York  

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Our detail map of Adams County shows the Adams County, Pennsylvania boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Adams County, Pennsylvania

  Airports     show all on map

Battlefield Heliport, Big Flat Heliport, Bowtie Airport, Browns Airport, Captain's Folly Airport, Cloudbound Airport, Gettysburg Heliport, Gettysburg Regional Airport, Hanover Airport, Hickory Hill Farms Airport, Karlindo Airport, Karlindo Airport, Kingsdale Air Park, Kingsdale Air Park, Locust Row Airport (historical), Manor Landing Airport, Market Garden Airport, Marsh Creek Airport, Mathna Airport, Mid Atlantic Soaring Center Airport, Muddy Run Airport, Rena-Vera Airport, Roth Private Airstrip, Schulteis Airport, Schulteis Airport, Schulteis Field Airport, Sheraton Inn-Gettysburg Heliport, Shimerfield Airport, Southern Adams County Heliport, Waltz Airport, Waltz Airport, Warner Hospital Airport

  Areas     show all on map

Carbaugh Run Natural Area

  Bridges     show all on map

Heikes Covered Bridge, Jacks Mountain Covered Bridge, John's Burnt Mill Bridge, Pond Mill Bridge, Sauck's Covered Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Abbottstown Fire Company, Abdel Ross Wentz Library, Aberly Hall, Ace Emergency Medical Services, Adams County Library, Adams County Volunteer Emergency Services Training Facility, Alpha Fire Company 1, Alpha Tau Omega House, Apple Annex, Appleford Inn, Arendtsville Community Fire Company 5, Arendtsville Vocational School Community Center, Aspers Fire and Emergency Medical Services, Barlow Volunteer Fire Company, Baughman Hall, Baur House, Bendersville Community Fire Company, Bendersville Community Fire Company 7, Biglerville Hose Truck Company 1, Bonneauville Community Fire Company, Breidenbaugh Hall, Brua Hall, Buchanan Valley Volunteer Fire Department, Career Development Building, Caring Hearts Emergency Medical Services, Carlisle House, Cashtown Community Fire Department, Cashtown Fire Department Company 4, Civil War House, College Union Building, Constitution Avenue Apartments, Corner Cottage, Criterion House, De Yoe House, Doctor Charles Philip Krauth House, Eagles Apartments, East Berlin Community Library, East Berlin Fire Department Company 11, Eddie Plank Gymnasium, Eisenhower House, Fairfield Fire and Emergency Medical Services, Fairfield Library, Fire Company, Fountaindale Volunteer Fire Company, Fountaindale Volunteer Fire Department, Fountaindale Volunteer Fire Department Company 3, Fruit Research Labratory of Penn State, Gettysburg Fire Department, Glatfelter Hall, Glatfelter Lodge, Greenmount Community Volunteer Fire Company, Hampton Fire Company, Heidlersburg Fire Company, Heiges Hall, Heilersburg Fire Department Company 25, Hoffman Orphanage, Huber Hall, Ice House Complex, Intercultural Resource Center, Irishtown Fire Company, Irishtown Fire Company 14, Kingdale Volunteer Fire Department Company 21, Kingsdale Volunteer Fire Company, Lake Meade Fire and Rescue, Lake Meade Fire and Rescue Department Company 26, Lambda Chi Alpha Building, Lewars House, Liberty Fire Company 1, Littlestown Library, Master's Hall, McCreary Hall, McKnight Hall, Midway Fire Department Company 24, Midway Volunteer Fire Company, New Oxford Area Library, New Oxford Community Fire Company, Norris - Wachomb Alumni House, Patrick Hall, Paul Hall, Paxton Hall, Pennsylvania Hall, Phi Gamma Delta House, Phi Sigma Kappa House, Phil Delta Theta House, President's House - Gettysburg College, Refectory, Reverend J A Singmaster House, Richard's House, Samuel Simon Schmucker House, Schmucker Hall, Schmucker Hall, Sigma Nu House, Signa Alpha Epsilon House, Southeastern Adams Volunteer Emergency Services Station 1, Southeastern Adams Volunteer Emergency Services Station 2, Stine Hall, Stuempfle Hall, Tau Kappa Epsilon House, The Dining Center, Tudor Apartments, Weidensall Hall, Wolfe House, York Springs Fire Company, York Springs Fire Department Company 9, Zimmerman House

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Blacks Cemetery, Evergreen Cemetery, Greenmount Cemetery, Lower Marsh Creek Cemetery, McClelland Cemetery, Mount Carmel Cemetery, Mount Tabor Cemetery, Pine Bank Cemetery, Saint Aloysius Cemetery, Saint Josephs Cemetery, Saint Marys Cemetery, Soldiers National Cemetery at Gettysburg, Sunny Side Cemetery, Wesley Chapel Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Aspers Census Designated Place, Cashtown Census Designated Place, Cashtown-McKnightstown Census Designated Place (historical), Flora Dale Census Designated Place, Gardners Census Designated Place, Hampton Census Designated Place, Heidlersburg Census Designated Place, Hunterstown Census Designated Place, Idaville Census Designated Place, Lake Heritage Census Designated Place, Lake Meade Census Designated Place, McKnightstown Census Designated Place, Midway Census Designated Place, Orrtanna Census Designated Place, Table Rock Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Barts Church, Beaver Creek Church, Benders Church, Chestnut Grove Church, Conewago Chapel, Gardners Church, Grace Church, Jacobs Church, Latimore Church, March Creek Church, Marsh Creek Church (historical), Mount Carmel Church, Mount Joy Church, Mummerts Church, Pine Church, Saint James Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Marks Church, Seminary Chapel, White Squaw Mission

  Dams     show all on map

Antietam Dam, Birch Run Reservoir Dam, Browns Dam, Carbaugh Run Dam, Highlands Farm Dam, K Section Dam, Lake Heritage Dam, Lake Meade Dam, Long Pine Run Dam, Section F Dam, Sheppard Dam, Waynesboro Dam

  Forests     show all on map

Michaux State Forest

  Gaps     show all on map

Devils Den, The Narrows

  Hospitals     show all on map

Fisher-Sieber Health Center, Gettysburg Hospital

  Lakes     show all on map

Charnita Lake, Kaiser Lake, Lake Heritage, Zinkand Pond

  Locales     show all on map

Bendersville Station, Bream Mill (historical), Camp George H Sharp (historical), Camp Nawakwa, Carroll Valley Resort Golf Course, Center Mills Station, Church Station, Eicholtz Mill (historical), Fairfield Station, Funkhouser Mill (historical), Gettysburg Park, Gettysburg Shopping Center, Goodintent Mills (historical), Granite Hill, Granite Hill Station, Hafers Mill (historical), Heintzlemans, Hershey Mill (historical), Hickory Hollow Horse Farm, Keystone Landfill, Lefevre, Limerock Mill, Lincoln Speedway, Meadowlark Farm, North Gettysburg Shopping Center, Pleasant Acre Farms, Pondtown Mill (historical), Round Hill, Saw Horse Farm, Sells Station, Sheraton Breeding Farm, Ski Liberty Ski Area, Table Rock Station, Texas, The Angle, The Peach Orchard, The Wheatfield, Vieux Carre Farms, Xanthus Farm, Zeigler Mill (historical)

  Mines     show all on map

Bethlehem Limestone Quarry, Hanover Quarry

  Parks     show all on map

Adams County Fair Grounds, Cavalry Field, Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg National Military Park, State Game Lands Number 249, West Fields

  Pillars     show all on map

Marys Rock, Raven Rock

  Populated Places     show all on map

Abbottstown, Amatus, Arendtsville, Ariosa, Aspers, Barlow, Barlow Knoll, Beechersville, Bendersville, Berlin Junction, Biglerville, Bittinger, Black Horse Tavern, Bonneauville, Bowlder, Bridgeport, Brush Run, Brushtown, Brysonia, Carroll Valley, Cashtown, Cedar Ridge, Centennial, Center Mills, Cross Keys, Deardorffs Mill, East Berlin, Edgegrove, Fairfield, Fairplay, Five Points, Floradale, Fountain Dale, Gardners, Gargol, Georgetown, Germantown, Gettysburg, Gladhill, Goldenville, Graefenburg, Green Springs, Greenmount, Guernsey, Guldens, Hammer Hall, Hampton, Heidlersburg, Hilltown, Hunterstown, Idaville, Irishtown, Iron Springs, Jacks Mountain, Kingsdale, Knoxlyn, Lake Heritage, Lake Meade, Latimore, Littlestown, Maria Furnace, Marshall, McKnightstown, McKnightstown Station, McSherry, McSherrystown, Menges Mill, Midway, Mount Hope, Mount Misery, Mount Pleasant, Mount Pleasant, Mount Tabor, Mummasburg, New Oxford, Newchester, Oak Grove, Orrtanna, Peach Glen, Plainview, Ram, Round Top, Sedgwick, Seven Stars, Shanks Mill, Shrivers Corners, Slate Ridge, Square Corner, Stremmels, Table Rock, Tartown (historical), The Pines, Tifllie, Trust, Two Taverns, Virginia Mills, Waldheim, Wenksville, Whitehall, York Springs, Zora

  Post Offices     show all on map

Graefenburg Post Office, Green Mount Post Office, Greenstone Post Office, Round Hill Post Office, Wenks Post Office

  Ranges     show all on map

South Mountain

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Caledonia Lake, Carbaugh Reservoir, Chambersburg Reservoir, Hanover Reservoir, K Section Pond, Lake Heritage, Lake Meade, Long Pine Run Reservoir

  Ridges     show all on map

Culp Ridge, East Big Flat Ridge, Grave Ridge, Green Ridge, Green Ridge, Herr Ridge, Oak Ridge, Seminary Ridge, Snaggy Ridge, Yellow Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

Airy Hill School, Arendtsville Elementary School, Ashgrove School, Baker School, Beaver Creek School, Belmont School, Belmont School (historical), Blackberry School, Boyd School, Brady School, Bridge School, Brush Run School, Brysonia School, Busheys School, Centennial Hall School, Center School, Chestnut Hill School, Clearspring School, Clearview School, Cold Springs School, Cranberry School, Edgegrove School, Eisenhower Elementary School, Fairfield School, Fairview School, Fairview School, Felty School, Fickes School, Franklin School, Friends Grove School, Gettysburg Area Senior High School, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg Junior High School, Glenwood School, Goodintent School, Green Ridge School, Harbolds School, Hickory Point School, Hollinger School, Hoover School, Horners School, Independence School, James Gettys Elementary School, Keefauver Elementary School, Kilpatrick School, Kohler School, Liberty Hall School, Locust Grove School, Locust Grove School, Lower Marsh Creek School, Lutheran Seminary, McCleary School (historical), McCurdy School, Meade Elementary School, Mechanicsville School, Millers School, Moritz School, Moritz School, Mount Pleasant School, Mount Pleasant School, Mount Vernon School, Mountain View School, Oak Grove School, Oakgrove School, Oakgrove School, Oakwood School, Pike School, Pine Grove School, Pine Run School, Pinegrove School (historical), Pitzer School, Plainfield School, Pleasant Grove School (historical), Pleasant Hill School, Red Hill School, Rock Chapel School, Rocky Grove School, Rocky Grove School (historical), Round Hill School, Round Top School, Sadler School, Saint Francis Xavier School, Saint Joseph Academy, Seven Hundred School, Sheelys School, State Road School, Stauffers School, Strasbaugh School, Swamp School, Two Churches School, Valley Grove School (historical), Valley School, Victory School, Walnut Grove School, Whitcomb View School, White Run School (historical), Whitehall School, Willow Grove School, Wilts School, Wolferd School, Woodside School

  Springs     show all on map

Cold Springs, Fountaindale Spring, Iron Spring, Katalysine Spring, Knob Springs, Koontz Spring, Poplar Spring, Spanglers Spring, York Sulphur Springs

  Streams     show all on map

Alms House Run, Beaver Creek, Beaverdam Creek, Birch Run, Brush Run, Bush Horner Branch, Carbaugh Run, Chicken Run, Clear Run, Copper Run, Friends Creek, Gardner Run, Green Run, Indian Run, Knob Run, Latimore Creek, Lippencot Spring Creek, Little Marsh Creek, Littles Run, Long Pine Run, Lower Marsh Creek, Markel Run, Marsh Creek, McDowells Run, Miney Branch, Muddy Run, Mummasburg Run, Muskrat Run, North Branch Mud Run, Opossum Creek, Pine Run, Pleasant Dale Creek, Plum Creek, Plum Creek, Plum Run, Plum Run, Plum Run, Poplar Spring Creek, Pottery Run, Quaker Run, Rattling Run, Rock Creek, Saw Mill Run, Sharps Run, South Branch Conewago Creek, Spring Run, Stevens Run, Stillhouse Run, Swamp Creek, Swift Run, White Run, Willoughby Run

  Summits     show all on map

Bakers Knob, Bear Mountain, Benner Hill, Big Hill, Big Hill, Boners Hill, Bushy Hill, Carr Hill, Cemetery Hill, Chamberlains Hill, Chestnut Hill, Culps Hill, Fickels Hill, Fox Hill, Graefenburg Hill, Granite Hill, Harpers Hill, Haycock, Jacks Mountain, Kepner Knob, Little Round Top, Marys Hill, Mc Ginley Hill, Mc Kee Hill, McCarrys Knob, Mitten Hill, Mount Newman, Pigeon Hill, Pine Mountain, Piney Mountain, Powers Hill, Ram Hill, Rampike Hill, Rattlesnake Hill, Raven Rock Mountain, Rock Top, Rocky Knob, Round Hill, Round Top, Round Top, Rupp Hill, Sheep Heaven, Sier Hill, Snyders Hill, Stone Jug Hill, Strasbaugh Hill, Sugar Loaf, The Knob, Tunnel Hill, Tysons Hill, Wigwam Hill, Wildcat Hill, Wildcat Knob, Wilson Hill, Wolf Hill, Wolf Hill, Wolfpit Hill, Yellow Hill

  Towers     show all on map

WGET-AM (Gettysburg), WGTY-FM (Gettysburg), WHVR-AM (Hanover), WZBT-FM (Gettysburg)

  Trails     show all on map

Green Ridge Trail, Lippencot Trail, Wildcat Trail

  Tunnels     show all on map

Jacks Mountain Tunnel

  Valleys     show all on map

Buchanan Valley, Cove Hollow, Cranberry Valley, Marsh Creek Hollow, Quaker Valley

  Woods     show all on map

McMillan Woods,

Adams County, Pennsylvania Population By Race (2012 estimate)

RacePopulation
WhiteAdams County White population 97,54697,545  
BlackAdams County Black population 1,8291,828
MixedAdams County Mixed population 1,2191,219
AsianAdams County Asian population 711711
American IndianAdams County American Indian population 305304
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderAdams County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Pennsylvania population by county