Entlerville, Pennsylvania

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Entlerville, Pennsylvania
Township
Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
Map of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Cumberland
Government
 • Type Board of Supervisors
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 717

Entlerville is a broad Appalachian settlement in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, in the United States.[citation needed] Small and generally mysterious, Entlerville is located off of Pennsylvania Route 944, 2 miles northeast of Bloserville and about 1.25 miles south from the end of the road heading towards the upper "hook" of the county (smaller hook on the right).[citation needed] With no legal boundaries, the total area is assumed to have a population of at least 100, if not slightly more.[citation needed]

The ZIP code in Entlerville is 17241,[1] a zip code that the United States Postal Service identifies as Newville, PA, but that is also shared by several neighboring communities, including Bloserville, Cobblerville, Dickinson, Doubling Gap, Greenspring, Hays Grove, Heberlig, Little Wash(ington), Lower Mifflin, McCrea, North Newton, Upper Frankford, and Upper Mifflin.[2] Entlerville appears on the US Geological Survey Map entitled Landisburg, at latitude 40.263 and longitude -77.346.[3] Its elevation is 614 feet above sea level.[3] US Census data indicates that as of 2007, there were 39 business entities in Entlerville; 29 of these with between one and four employees, seven businesses with 5-10 employees, one with between 10 and nineteen employees, and two that employ between twenty and forty people.[4]

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Coordinates: 40°15′45″N 77°20′45″W / 40.26250°N 77.34583°W / 40.26250; -77.34583