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Welcome to Pennsauken ...

Pennsauken is located in Camden County<1>.

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

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

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

The telephone area code for Pennsauken: (856)

Communities near Pennsauken ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Pennsauken
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,584,064 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<5>
  • Camden [Camden County]
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    • Camden [Camden County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Pennsauken
    • Estimated population in 2019: 73,562 people
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  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Pennsauken
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<5>
  • Chester [Delaware County]
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    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Pennsauken
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,000 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
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      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Pennsauken
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,496 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<5>
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
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      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Pennsauken
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,219 people
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    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Pennsauken
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,702 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<5>
    • Lansdowne [Delaware County]
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      • Lansdowne [Delaware County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Pennsauken
      • 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<5>
    • Burlington [Burlington County]
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      • Burlington [Burlington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Pennsauken
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,858 people
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    • Woodbury [Gloucester County]
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      • Woodbury [Gloucester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Pennsauken
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,794 people
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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 Pennsauken. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pennsauken.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pennsauken ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New Jersey

About Camden County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pennsauken. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Camden County: www.camdencounty.com/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Camden, 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 Pennsauken - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pennsauken) 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 Pennsauken. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pennsauken

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pennsauken. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9562, Longitude: -75.0580       In this case, the coordinates for Pennsauken 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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