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Welcome to Ardencroft ...

The village of Ardencroft is located in New Castle County<1>.

The location of Ardencroft has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ardencroft has a population of 216 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Ardencroft.

Ardencroft is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Ardencroft is located in the (302) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ardencroft had an population of 216 people. This is a decrease of 6.49% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.1% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ardencroft had a population of 231 people. This makes Ardencroft the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Ardencroft represents 0.03% of the total population of Delaware (which has 897,934 people), making it the state's 47th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 231 people, the population of Ardencroft decreased 13.48% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 267 people).

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

Communities near Ardencroft ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ardencroft.

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardencroft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,584,064 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<6>
  • Wilmington [New Castle County]
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    • Wilmington [New Castle County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Ardencroft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 70,166 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmington<6>
  • Chester [Delaware County]
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    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardencroft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,000 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<6>
  • Newark [New Castle County]
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    • Newark [New Castle County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Ardencroft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,515 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Chester [Chester County]
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      • West Chester [Chester County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Ardencroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,029 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Chester<6>
    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
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      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardencroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,496 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<6>
    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardencroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,702 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<6>
    • Lansdowne [Delaware County]
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      • Lansdowne [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardencroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,647 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansdowne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdowne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdowne<6>
    • Woodbury [Gloucester County]
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      • Woodbury [Gloucester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Ardencroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,794 people
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    • Brookhaven [Delaware County]
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      • Brookhaven [Delaware County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardencroft
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,049 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookhaven<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ardencroft. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ardencroft.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ardencroft. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ardencroft.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ardencroft ...

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

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

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About New Castle County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ardencroft. 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: https://delaware.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Delaware's counties, including New Castle, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ardencroft.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ardencroft - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ardencroft) 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 Ardencroft. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArdencroftOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ardencroft. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8053, Longitude: -75.4858       In this case, the coordinates for Ardencroft have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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