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Welcome to Addingham ...

Addingham is located in Delaware County<1>.

While we don't have a date for the founding of Addingham, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1891.

Addingham is 230 feet [70 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Websites for Addingham ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.delcochamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Addingham, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Addingham ...

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

  • Philadelphia
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the east)
  • Camden
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camden
    • Camden is located in Camden County (NJ)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,740 people
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Camden
  • Wilmington
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
  • Norristown
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
  • Chester
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
  • West Chester
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
  • Phoenixville
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phoenixville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phoenixville
    • Phoenixville is located in Chester County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,910 people
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Phoenixville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville <3>
  • Gloucester City
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gloucester City
    • Gloucester City is located in Camden County (NJ)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,190 people
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Gloucester City
  • Woodbury
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbury
    • Woodbury is located in Gloucester County (NJ)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,813 people
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Woodbury
  • Brookhaven
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
    • Brookhaven is located in Delaware County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,053 people
    • Jump to a Google Map centered on Brookhaven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookhaven <3>

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 Addingham. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Addingham.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Addingham ...

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

Adding Addingham to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Addingham 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 Addingham was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<5>

From that list, the Addingham post office opened in 1891.

We also found Addingham in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Addingham.

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

The official website for Delaware County: www.co.delaware.pa.us/

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 Delaware, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Addingham - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

 

 

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