Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 22, 1800 2



Name Relationship Status
Adams, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Adams County, Pennsylvania 22 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200136424 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215786 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1751062 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 010575 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Huntington, Township of (York, defunct) Reduction Jan 22, 1800
View Reduction Latimore, Township of Creation Aug 19, 1807
View Reduction York Springs, Borough of Creation Aug 20, 1868
View Swap York Springs, Borough of Swap 1995–2001

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jan 22, 1800
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Huntington Township-Tyrone Township 1884 School District Annexation yes* 1884
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

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Resolution 205 Nov 13, 1997

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Code of Ordinances
Open Records Request (Resolutions) Oct 21, 2015

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Huntington 5836673 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New School District Huntington Township-Latimore Township-Tyrone Township Proposed 1874 Independent School District no* 1874
View New Township Huntington Township-Tyrone Township Proposed 1889 New Township no* 1889