Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 5, 1741 16

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Lancaster, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Lancaster County, Pennsylvania 540 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207163440 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216642 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7294112 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 361445 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Donegal, Township of (Lancaster, defunct) Reduction May 5, 1741
View Swap Lebanon, Township of (Lebanon, defunct) Swap 1773–1774
View Swap Mount Joy, Township of (Lancaster) Swap 1773–1774
View Swap Warwick, Township of (Lancaster) Swap 1773–1774
View Reduction Rapho, Township of (Lebanon, defunct) Creation Feb 16, 1813
View Reduction Manheim, Borough of Creation May 8, 1838
View Reduction Manheim, Borough of Expansion May 4, 1852
View Reduction Manheim, Borough of Expansion Apr 26, 1910
View Reduction Manheim, Borough of Expansion Nov 9, 1949
View Reduction Manheim, Borough of Expansion May 17, 1955
View Reduction Mount Joy, Borough of Expansion Sep 2, 1955
View Reduction Manheim, Borough of Expansion Dec 24, 1964
View Reduction Manheim, Borough of Expansion Jun 25, 1965
View Reduction Mount Joy, Borough of Expansion Nov 19, 1965
View Reduction Manheim, Borough of Expansion Mar 25, 1966
View Reduction Mount Joy, Borough of Expansion Jun 24, 1966
View Reduction Manheim, Borough of Expansion May 18, 1967
View Reduction Mount Joy, Borough of Expansion May 19, 1970
View Reduction Mount Joy, Borough of Expansion May 19, 1970
View Reduction Manheim, Borough of Expansion Jun 1, 1982

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township May 5, 1741
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Lancaster County 1729 Township Division yes+ Aug 5, 1729
View New State Declaration of Independence and Royal Charter Abrogation yes Jul 4, 1776
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lancaster County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1962

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Rapho 5837734 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Harrison Township Proposed 1844 Creation no* 1844–1846
View New Township Rapho Township Proposed 1865 Division no* 1865
View New Township Rapho Township Proposed 1867 Division no* 1867
View New Township Rapho Township Proposed 1869 Division no 1869–1870
View New Township Rapho Township Proposed 1870 Division no 1870–1871
View New Township Rapho Township Proposed 1871 Division no* 1871
View Annexation Rapho Township-Penn Township Proposed 1878 Annexation no 1878–1879
View Home Rule (County) Lancaster County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972
View County Classification Lancaster County Proposed 2010s 3rd to 2nd A no 2011
View County Classification Lancaster County Proposed 2020s 3rd to 2nd A pending 2021–2022