Greencastle PA Community Information

Greencastle PA

Living The Good Life

This charming community located in Franklin County, in the South Central region of Pennsylvania, is known for the ideal place to raise a family. A quick commute of an hour and a half will place you in the metropolitan areas of Baltimore, Maryland and Washington, DC. If you're seeking a less hectic, slower paced quality of life in small town American, Welcome Home to Greencastle! Now you're living the good life.

A Vibrant Community

The vibrant community of Greencastle is experiencing strong growth primarily driven by job creation at several of the larger employers including Grove Worldwide, maker of hydraulic cranes, Nibble with Gibbles, Inc. snack food manufacturer, and Jerr-Dan Corporation, maker of rollback truck bodies and wreckers. Rarely will you see a "for rent" sign in town, and businesses are quite diverse.

Take a Stroll

Stroll the quaint Center Square of Greencastle and one will find an assortment of gift shops, an eclectic mix of restaurants, a bakery, numerous churches, a florist, and an assortment of service providers.

Quick Facts About Greencastle

  • Population Greencastle Area - 3,736* (*2000 Census)
  • Population of Greencastle and Antrim Twp. - 16,000+
  • Population Franklin County - 137,409
  • Annual Average Temperature - 51 degrees
  • Annual Average Rainfall - 42 inches
  • Greencastle Land Area  - 1 square mile

Greencastle Real Estate Relocation Experts

When thinking about relocating to the greater Franklin County area of Pennsylvania, one must consider this beautiful area for your next home. Request your FREE Relocation Guide today. It's filled with comprehensive area information to help you make a smarter move. If you're planning a trip and would like to schedule a tour of Greencastle, contact us. One visit and you will agree! Contact us, the Lane Thrush Team for all your Greencastle, Waynesboro, Chambersburg, and Shippensburg real estate homebuying needs.


  • Cable:  Comcast Cable 800-995-6545
  • Electric:  Allegheny Power 800-255-3443
  • Natural Gas:  Columbia Gas of Maryland and Pennsylvania, Inc. 888-460-4332
  • Phone:  EMBARQ - 800-829-8009
  • Sewer & Water:  Borough of Greencastle: Borough of Greencastle 717-597-7143; Outside of the Borough of Greencastle: Antrim Township Sewer 717-597-3818

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