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Franklin County, Pennsylvania


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Page Contents for Waynesboro, Pennsylvania

Statistics & Facts


Weather & Climate

History & History-related items


Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.




Statistics & Facts

The Pennsylvania state capital is Harrisburg.
The population of Waynesboro is approximately 9,578 1990, 10568 2010.
The approximate number of families is 4,354 1990, 4512 2010.
The amount of land area in Waynesboro is 8.714 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Waynesboro to Washington DC is 66 miles.
The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 52 miles. (as the crow flies)
Waynesboro is positioned 39.75 degrees north of the equator and 77.58 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Waynesboro elevation is 713 feet above sea level.
Waynesboro average annual rainfall is 37 inches per year
Waynesboro average temperature is 53.2 degrees F.


55 miles southwest of Harrisburg, PA
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generally moderate. There is a January average temperature of 44.9 F. and a July average temperature of 83.4 F. There is an average annual snowfall of 26.0 inches.
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History & History Related Items

A history page for Waynesboro, PA

A new settler, John Wallace, bought around 600 acres of land near Antietam Creek. He named the area Wallace Town. In 1797, it was renamed Waynesburg by his son, John, after his commanding officer in the Revolutionary War, General Anthony Wayne.
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The founding of Waynesboro


Waynesboro City Government

55 E. Main St.
Waynesboro, PA 17268-1633
Phone: 717-762-2101

Waynesboro Chamber

Chamber of Commerce
323 E. Main St.
Waynesboro, PA 17268-1694
Phone: 717-762-7123

Waynesboro Organizations

Chamber of Commerce
323 E. Main St.
Waynesboro, PA 17268-1694
Phone: 717-762-7123

Waynesboro Libraries

Alexander Hamilton Memorial Free Library 717 762-3335

Waynesboro Schools

An Education page for Waynesboro.

Waynesboro School District
210 Clayton Ave.
Waynesboro, PA 17268-2014
Phone: 717-762-1191

Waynesboro Area Middle School
702 E. 2nd St.
Waynesboro, PA 17268-2310
Phone: 717-762-1191



Waynesboro has an area of 3.1 square miles.

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