Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Oct 2, 1885 5



Name Relationship Status
York, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral York County, Pennsylvania 41 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4213355112
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217301 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7055662 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 671295 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name West Hopewell, Township of (defunct) Old Name Oct 2, 1885
View Reduction Felton, Borough of Creation May 8, 1899
View Reduction Cross Roads, Borough of Expansion Sep 3, 1903
View Reduction Felton, Borough of Expansion Aug 11, 1913
View Expansion Winterstown, Borough of Reduction Feb 17, 1982
View Reduction Winterstown, Borough of Expansion Feb 17, 1982
View Expansion Cross Roads, Borough of Reduction Feb 22, 1984

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 Annexation Winterstown Borough Ordinance of May 1871 yes* May 18, 1871
View New School District Felton Independent School District 1884 Creation yes* 1884
View New School District Hopewell Township-North Hopewell Township-Shrewsbury Township 1888 Independent School District yes* 1887–1888
View School District Dissolution Felton Independent School District 1904 Dissolution yes* 1904
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

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 North Hopewell 5838585 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Boundary Realignment North Hopewell Township-Winterstown Borough 1909 Boundary Ascertainment no* 1909
View Plat Recording Winterstown Borough 1909 Plat Recording no* 1909
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