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Welcome to Acorn ...

Acorn is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

Acorn is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Acorn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Acorn - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Georgia (2), Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Acorn ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Acorn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,584,064 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<5>
  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Acorn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<5>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
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    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Acorn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<5>
  • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
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    • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Acorn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,083 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Acorn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,968 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<5>
    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
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      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Acorn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,496 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<5>
    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Acorn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,702 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<5>
    • Lansdowne [Delaware County]
      • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Lansdowne
      • Lansdowne [Delaware County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Acorn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,647 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdowne<5>
    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
    • Perkasie [Bucks County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perkasie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perkasie
      • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Acorn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,738 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perkasie<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 Acorn. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acorn.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acorn ...

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

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About Montgomery County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montcopa.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 Montgomery, 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 Acorn - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Acorn) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acorn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1932, Longitude: -75.2941       In this case, the coordinates for Acorn 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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