Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Oct 2, 1885 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
York, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral York County, Pennsylvania 32 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4213335704
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217292 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q5839922 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 670785 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name South Hopewell, Township of (defunct) Old Name Oct 2, 1885
View Reduction Stewartstown, Borough of (York) Expansion 1892–1896
View Ascertainment Unorganized (placeholder) Ascertainment 1898–1909
View Reduction Stewartstown, Borough of (York) Expansion Dec 5, 1949
View Reduction Stewartstown, Borough of (York) Expansion May 17, 1966
View Reduction Stewartstown, Borough of (York) Expansion Aug 2, 1968
View Swap Stewartstown, Borough of (York) Swap 1997

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Oct 2, 1885
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Mechanicsburg Borough 1851 Creation yes May 5, 1851
View New Name Stewartstown Borough 1853 Creation yes Feb 24, 1853
View Annexation Stewartstown Borough-Hopewell Township 1861 Annexation yes May 1, 1861
View New School District Hopewell Township-North Hopewell Township-Shrewsbury Township 1888 Independent School District yes* 1887–1888
View School District Dissolution Mount Airy Independent School District 1904 Dissolution yes* 1903–1904
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification York County 5th to 4th yes Dec 30, 1930
View County Classification York County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1972

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Agreement Apr 7, 1997

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Hopewell 5838576 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment Hopewell Township-North Hopewell Township 1973 Boundary Realignment unknown 1973
View Home Rule (County) York County Proposed 1973 Home Rule no* 1973–1974