Peter (Kline) Little
(Kline is German - roughly translate to Little
Town Laid out in 1765
One of the Oldest Towns in Adams County
Historic Time Line
Known as :
Petersburg - and finally Littlestown
Ode to Littlestown-1965
Talk of L-town
Littlestown High School Alumni Net
Littlestown Middle School Strengthing
Agriculture and Industry Meet"
In 2000 changed to
Tomorrow's Community Today"
is positioned 39.75 degrees north of the equator and 77.08
degrees west of the prime meridian. Elevation: 520 feet
is located 10 miles south of Gettysburg,
scene of the famous Civil
War battle and seven miles from Hanover,
home of the famous Hanover
Shoe horse farms. Littlestown is two miles from the Mason
Dixon line which separates Pennsylvania and Maryland.
It is about 38 miles from Harrisburg,
Pennsylvania's capitol, and about 42 miles from Baltimore,
Maryland, and about 58 miles from Washington
D.C. and about 150 miles from Philadelphia,
of Littlestown was 3,947 people as of the 2000 census.
The population for the Littlestown (Zip Code 17340) area
was 9,698 as of the 2000 census.
land area of Littlestown is 4.059 square kilmeters.
Time Zone - Eastern (-5
hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings - Littlestown observes Daylight Savings Time.
Profile - Litttlestown
Data - Impressions
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