Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 3, 1832 0

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Lehigh, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207779104 Lead
View county Lehigh County, Pennsylvania 20 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216696 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q7898760 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 390575 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Macungie, Township of (defunct) Division May 3, 1832
View Ascertainment Lowhill, Township of Ascertainment Feb 21, 1979
View Ascertainment Weisenberg, Township of Ascertainment Feb 21, 1979
View Ascertainment Longswamp, Township of Ascertainment May 4, 1982
View Ascertainment Maxatawny, Township of Ascertainment May 4, 1982

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township May 3, 1832
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Lehigh County 1812 Creation yes+ Mar 6, 1812
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lehigh County 5th to 4th yes Dec 30, 1930
View County Classification Lehigh County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1972
View Home Rule (County) Lehigh County 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1978

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Upper Macungie 5837807 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule Upper Macungie Township Proposed 1979 Optional Plan no* 1979–1980