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Welcome to Ardentown ...

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ardentown has a population of 270 people<3> (see below for details).

Ardentown is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Ardentown: (302)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ardentown had an population of 270 people. This is an increase of 2.27% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10% since the 2000 Census).

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).

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

Communities near Ardentown ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardentown
    • 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 Ardentown
    • 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 Ardentown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,000 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<6>
  • Newark [New Castle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newark
    • Newark [New Castle County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Ardentown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
    • 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 Ardentown
      • 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardentown
      • 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 Ardentown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,702 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<6>
    • Lansdowne [Delaware County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Lansdowne
      • Lansdowne [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardentown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,647 people
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      • 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 Ardentown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,794 people
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    • Brookhaven [Delaware County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
      • Brookhaven [Delaware County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardentown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,049 people
      • 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 Ardentown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ardentown.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around 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.

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 ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Delaware

About New Castle County

About Delaware

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: 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 Ardentown.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ardentown - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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 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       In this case, the coordinates for Ardentown 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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