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Welcome to Aldan ...

Aldan is located in Delaware County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Aldan has a population of 4,160 people<3> (see below for details).

Aldan is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Aldan ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.delcochamber.org/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Aldan had an population of 4,160 people. This is an increase of 0.19% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.55% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Aldan had a population of 4,152 people. This makes Aldan the county's 15th most populous community.

The population of Aldan represents 0.03% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 241st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,152 people, the population of Aldan decreased 3.73% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,313 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Aldan.

Communities near Aldan ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Aldan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,584,064 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<6>
  • Camden [Camden County]
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    • Camden [Camden County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Aldan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 73,562 people
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  • Wilmington [New Castle County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilmington
    • Wilmington [New Castle County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Aldan
    • 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]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Aldan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Chester [Delaware County]
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      • Chester [Delaware County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Aldan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,000 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<6>
    • West Chester [Chester County]
    • 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 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Aldan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,968 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phoenixville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<6>
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gloucester City
      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Aldan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,219 people
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    • Woodbury [Gloucester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbury
      • Woodbury [Gloucester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Aldan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,794 people
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    • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Aldan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,049 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookhaven<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 Aldan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aldan.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aldan ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Delaware County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aldan. 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 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aldan.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aldan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Aldan) 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 Aldan. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aldan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aldan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9237, Longitude: -75.2857       In this case, the coordinates for Aldan 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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