Dauphin County

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Roundtable Leaders

Honorable John Cherry, Dependency Judge
(717) 780-6624
Annmarie Kaiser, Administrator
(717) 780-7200

 

Dauphin County is the home of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania's capital city and the county seat.

The county's 557 square miles host mountains, valleys, streams, abundant wildlife and bountiful farmland. The state, federal and local governments provide most of the employment. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Hershey Foods and Tyco are among the other major employers. Dauphin County produces steel, candy, electronics, and medical products.

Dauphin County

Dauphin County Facts

Population
252,000
Class
3rd
Founded
1735
County Seat
Harrisburg, PA
Website
www.dauphinc.org
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