Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Highland, Township of (Adams) municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 16, 1863 0



Name Relationship Status
Adams, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Adams County, Pennsylvania 20 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200134424 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215785 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1750785 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 010545 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Freedom, Township of (Adams) Reduction Nov 16, 1863

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 16, 1863
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Adams County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Adams County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Highland 5836672 1 1