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Welcome to Ackworth ...

Ackworth is located in Chester County<1>.

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

Ackworth is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Ackworth: (610) & (484)<4>

Communities Also Named Ackworth ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Ackworth - it's located in Iowa.

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

Communities near Ackworth ...

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

  • Wilmington [New Castle County]
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    • Wilmington [New Castle County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Ackworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 70,166 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmington<6>
  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norristown
    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Ackworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<6>
  • Chester [Delaware County]
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    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Ackworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,000 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<6>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
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    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Ackworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Chester [Chester County]
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      • West Chester [Chester County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,029 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Chester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Chester<6>
    • Phoenixville [Chester County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phoenixville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phoenixville
      • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,968 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<6>
    • Coatesville [Chester County]
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      • Coatesville [Chester County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,069 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coatesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coatesville<6>
    • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,049 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookhaven<6>
    • Conshohocken [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conshohocken have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conshohocken
      • Conshohocken [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,047 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conshohocken
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conshohocken<6>
    • Swarthmore [Delaware County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swarthmore
      • Swarthmore [Delaware County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Ackworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,346 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swarthmore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swarthmore<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 Ackworth. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ackworth.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ackworth ...

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

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About Chester County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Chester County: www.chesco.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Chester, 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 Ackworth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (484) is an overlay for area code (610).
<5>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- Ackworth) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ackworth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0079, Longitude: -75.6683       In this case, the coordinates for Ackworth 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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