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Ardentown, Delaware

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The location of Ardentown

Welcome to Ardentown ...

The village of Ardentown is located in New Castle County.

The location of Ardentown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Ardentown has a population of 269 people<2> (see below for details).

Ardentown is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Ardentown: (302)

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 total 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 (with a count of 300 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ardentown had an population of 269 people. This is an increase of 1.89% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.33% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Ardentown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Newark   [Map]   33,858   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Wilmington   [Map]   71,106   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Woodbury (NJ)   [Map]   9,919   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Brookhaven (PA)   [Map]   8,039   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Chester (PA)   [Map]   34,077   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Darby (PA)   [Map]   10,700   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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ardentown. If available, we provide a satellite 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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 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 Ardentown, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ardentown.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>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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<3>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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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ardentown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ardentown. The point we use 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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