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Welcome to New Philadelphia ...
The location of New Philadelphia has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of New Philadelphia: FILL-uh-DELL-fee-uh<3>
While we don't have a date for the founding of New Philadelphia, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was in a book dated 1895.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, New Philadelphia has a population of 17,447 people<4> (see below for details).
New Philadelphia is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: New Philadelphia lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Websites for New Philadelphia ...
Official Website: www.newphilaoh.com/
Chamber of Commerce: www.tuschamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, New Philadelphia had an population of 17,447 people. This is an increase of 0.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.29% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, New Philadelphia had a population of 17,288 people (which is 18.67% of the total population of Tuscarawas County). This makes New Philadelphia the county's most populous community.
The population of New Philadelphia represents 0.15% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 107th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 17,288 people, the population of New Philadelphia increased 1.36% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 17,056 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for New Philadelphia.
Communities Also Named New Philadelphia ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 7 communities that are also named New Philadelphia - they are located in Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Pennsylvania and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for New Philadelphia.
Communities near New Philadelphia ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near New Philadelphia.
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 New Philadelphia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Philadelphia.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of New Philadelphia. 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 New Philadelphia.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Philadelphia. Our list includes 19 papers. See our Newspapers Page for New Philadelphia.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Philadelphia ...
Looking for more information about New Philadelphia? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for New Philadelphia, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for New Philadelphia.
Adding New Philadelphia to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of New Philadelphia in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for New Philadelphia was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found New Philadelphia on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details, see References and Mentions for New Philadelphia.
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for New Philadelphia: www.newphilaoh.com/
The official website for Tuscarawas County: www.co.tuscarawas.oh.us/
The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 05 Dec 2023