Homes for sale in Hanover range from farms and ranches to single family homes of all sizes. Hanover is named after the German city of Hannover. Students are served by the Hanover Area School District.
Hanover is one of the larger boroughs in York County, with its own school district, mall, large number of retail businesses and restaurants, movie theater, several large manufacturers including Snyder’s of Hanover and Utz; and is home to Codorus State Park, which has a large recreational lake, and one of the largest outdoor pools in the state of Pennsylvania. Hanover is also rich in Revolutionary War, War of 1812 and Civil War history.