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The location of Saint Georges









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Saint Georges.

This page contains seven sections:

Around Saint Georges ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Philadelphia (PA). It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the northeast of Saint Georges. Philadelphia (PA) has a population of 1,581,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Camden (NJ). It is located about 37 miles [59 km] to the northeast of Saint Georges and has a population of 74,500 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Dover   [Map]   37,538   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Middletown   [Map]   21,897   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Newark   [Map]   33,858   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Wilmington   [Map]   71,106   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Aberdeen (MD)   [Map]   16,049   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Elkton (MD)   [Map]   15,652   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bridgeton (NJ)   [Map]   24,505   E   23 miles [37 km]
Millville (NJ)   [Map]   27,918   E   33 miles [53.1 km]
Vineland (NJ)   [Map]   60,392   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Chester (PA)   [Map]   34,077   NE   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lancaster (PA)   [Map]   59,708   NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Norristown (PA)   [Map]   34,510   N   42 miles [67.6 km]
Phoenixville (PA)   [Map]   16,943   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Pottstown (PA)   [Map]   22,741   N   47 miles [75.6 km]
West Chester (PA)   [Map]   20,060   N   27 miles [43.5 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bear   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Brookside   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Centennial Village   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Christiana Village   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Delaware City   [Map]   1,828   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Glasgow   [Map]   ---   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Kirkwood   [Map]   ---   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
New Castle   [Map]   5,348   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Odessa   [Map]   366   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Pencader Village   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Port Penn   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Raintree Village   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Salem Village   [Map]   ---   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Wilson   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Woodshade   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]

For more communities neighboring Saint Georges, please visit our County-by-County Page for Saint Georges.

New Castle County ...

Saint Georges is located in New Castle County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of New Castle County: Kent, Cecil (MD), Kent (MD), Gloucester (NJ), Salem (NJ), Chester (PA) & Delaware (PA). Delaware Bay and the Atlantic Ocean lies to the southeast.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Saint Georges ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Saint Georges.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Georges ...

Looking for more information about Saint Georges? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Saint Georges, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Saint Georges.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Saint Georges. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability 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 Saint Georges. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Delaware

    Delaware Tourism
    Parks for Delaware

    Fishing in Delaware
    Hunting in Delaware

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Delaware Statewide Tourism
    Saint Georges Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for Saint Georges


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Delaware

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Delaware

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Delaware

Airports Near Saint Georges ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Saint Georges.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Summit Airport (FAA ID: EVY)   [Map]   WSW   4 miles [6.4 km]
New Castle Airport (ILG/KILG)   [Map]   NNE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cecil Co. Airport  (FAA ID: 58M)   [Map]   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Spitfire Aero. (FAA ID: 7N7)   [Map]   NE   18 miles [29 km]
New Garden Airport  (FAA ID: N57)   [Map]   NNW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Delaware Airpark (FAA ID: 33N)   [Map]   S   23 miles [37 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Saint Georges.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Saint Georges. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Philadelphia Intl.  (PHL/KPHL)   [Map]   NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
Atlantic City Intl.  (ACY/KACY)   [Map]   E   57 miles [91.7 km]
Baltimore - Washington Intl.  (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]   WSW   60 miles [96.6 km]
Harrisburg Intl.  (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]   NW   73 miles [117.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Reading Rgnl.  (RDG/KRDG)   [Map]   NNW   59 miles [95 km]
Lehigh Valley Intl.  (ABE/KABE)   [Map]   N   76 miles [122.3 km]
Wicomico Rgnl. (SBY/KSBY)   [Map]   S   84 miles [135.2 km]
Morristown Muni.  (MMU/KMMU)   [Map]   NE   107 miles [172.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Summit Airport (FAA ID: EVY)   [Map]   WSW   4 miles [6.4 km]
New Castle Airport (ILG/KILG)   [Map]   NNE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cecil Co. Airport  (FAA ID: 58M)   [Map]   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Spitfire Aero. (FAA ID: 7N7)   [Map]   NE   18 miles [29 km]
New Garden Airport  (FAA ID: N57)   [Map]   NNW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Delaware Airpark (FAA ID: 33N)   [Map]   S   23 miles [37 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Philadelphia Intl.   (PHL/KPHL)   [Map]
  Website for Philadelphia International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Atlantic City Intl.   (ACY/KACY)   [Map]
  Website for Atlantic City International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
New Castle Airport   (ILG/KILG)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Brandywine Airport   (ICAO: KOQN)   [Map]
  Website for Brandywine Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Chester Co. Airport   (CTH/KMQS)   [Map]
  Website for Chester County Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Millville Muni.   (MIV/KMIV)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Baltimore - Washington Intl.   (BWI/KBWI)   [Map]
  Website for Baltimore - Washington International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Harrisburg Intl.   (MDT/KMDT)   [Map]
  Website for Harrisburg International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Newark Liberty Intl.   (EWR/KEWR)   [Map]
  Website for Newark Liberty International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
University Park Airport   (SCE/KUNV)   [Map]
  Website for University Park Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Reading Rgnl.   (RDG/KRDG)   [Map]
  Website for Reading Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Lehigh Valley Intl.   (ABE/KABE)   [Map]
  Website for Lehigh Valley International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wicomico Rgnl.   (SBY/KSBY)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Morristown Muni.   (MMU/KMMU)   [Map]
  Website for Morristown Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Delaware

About New Castle County

About Delaware

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint Georges. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saint Georges.

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<2>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- Saint Georges) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Georges. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.5567, Longitude: -75.6508     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Saint Georges), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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