Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 1813 2



Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 71 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201160176 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215942 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1894868 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 061415 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation District, Township of Reduction Nov 1813
View Creation Earl, Township of (Berks) Reduction Nov 1813
View Creation Oley, Township of Reduction Nov 1813
View Creation Rockland, Township of (Berks) Reduction Nov 1813
View Ascertainment Colebrookdale, Township of Ascertainment Jan 6, 1842
View Expansion Rockland, Township of (Berks) Reduction Sep 17, 1842
View Swap Washington, Township of (Berks) Swap Nov 3, 1851
View Expansion Earl, Township of (Berks) Reduction Jan 8, 1852

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Nov 1813
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Oley Township 1717 Creation yes+ 1717
View Plat Recording Oley Township 1740 Plat Recording yes* 1740
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
View New Township Rockland Township 1758 Creation yes* Nov 14, 1758
View New Township District Township 1759 Creation yes+ 1759
View New Township Earl Township 1781 Creation yes* Nov 1781
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Berks County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1952

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Pike 5836859 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993