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Welcome to Armstrong ...

Armstrong is located in New Castle County<1>.

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

Armstrong is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Armstrong is within the (302) area code.

Communities Also Named Armstrong ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Armstrong - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California (2), Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Texas (3), Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Armstrong.

Communities near Armstrong ...

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

  • Wilmington [New Castle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilmington
    • Wilmington [New Castle County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Armstrong
    • Estimated population in 2019: 70,166 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmington<5>
  • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Armstrong
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<5>
  • Elkton [Cecil County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkton
    • Elkton [Cecil County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Armstrong
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,622 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkton<5>
  • Smyrna [Kent County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smyrna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyrna
    • Smyrna [Kent County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Armstrong
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,813 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elsmere [New Castle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elsmere have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elsmere
      • Elsmere [New Castle County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Armstrong
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,872 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elsmere
    • New Castle [New Castle County]
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      • New Castle [New Castle County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Armstrong
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,392 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Castle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Castle<5>
    • Salem [Salem County]
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      • Salem [Salem County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Armstrong
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,706 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Perryville [Cecil County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perryville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perryville
      • Perryville [Cecil County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Armstrong
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,419 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perryville<5>
    • North East [Cecil County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North East have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North East
      • North East [Cecil County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Armstrong
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,642 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North East
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North East<5>
    • Clayton [Kent County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton
      • Clayton [Kent County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Armstrong
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,508 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<5>

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 Armstrong. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Armstrong.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Armstrong. 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 Armstrong.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Armstrong. See our Newspapers Page for Armstrong.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armstrong ...

Looking for more information about Armstrong? 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 Armstrong, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Armstrong.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About New Castle County

About Delaware

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Armstrong. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Armstrong - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Armstrong) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armstrong. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4807, Longitude: -75.7166       In this case, the coordinates for Armstrong have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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