Send us your Gettysburg photos:
Gettysburg is a city in Potter County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for the Civil War battle site.
The latitude of Gettysburg is 45.011N. The longitude is -99.955W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,064 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,257.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Gettysburg demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Potter County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 57442 ZIP code.
46% of Gettysburg residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Gettysburg ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Gettysburg was $16,516, compared with $21,587 nationally.
20% of Gettysburg residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Gettysburg, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $230. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $645.
Libraries in Gettysburg include Potter County Free Library ... View libraries
Potter County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Gettysburg political report.
The average commute time for Gettysburg workers is 13 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Gettysburg:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!