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Ardentown, Delaware

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Welcome to Ardentown ...

The village of Ardentown is located in New Castle County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Ardentown has a population of 272 people<1> (see below for details).

Ardentown is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Ardentown lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Ardentown is located in the (302) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ardentown had a population of 264 people. This makes Ardentown the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Ardentown represents 0.03% of the population of Delaware (which has 897,934 people), making it the state's 45th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 264 people, the population of Ardentown decreased 12% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 300 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Ardentown had an population of 272 people. This is an increase of 3.03% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.33% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ardentown.

Communities near Ardentown ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Newark   [Map]   33,817   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Wilmington   [Map]   71,948   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Woodbury (NJ)   [Map]   10,020   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brookhaven (PA)   [Map]   8,078   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Chester (PA)   [Map]   34,092   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Darby (PA)   [Map]   10,687   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ardentown.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ardentown. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ardentown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ardentown:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ardentown ...

Looking for more information about Ardentown? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Ardentown? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ardentown, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Ardentown.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Ardentown. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ardentown. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for New Castle County: www.co.new-castle.de.us/

The official website for State of Delaware: delaware.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ardentown.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ardentown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Ardentown. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ardentown) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ardentown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ardentown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ardentown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8090, Longitude: -75.4821     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ardentown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Ardentown.



 
 
 

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