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The location of Allegheny West









Welcome to Allegheny West ...

Allegheny West is located in Philadelphia County.

The location of Allegheny West has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Allegheny West is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near Allegheny West ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Allegheny West and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Camden (NJ)   [Map]   74,532   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Gloucester City (NJ)   [Map]   11,342   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Chester   [Map]   34,077   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Darby   [Map]   10,700   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lansdale   [Map]   16,588   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Lansdowne   [Map]   10,646   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Allegheny West.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Allegheny West. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Allegheny West. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Allegheny West.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Allegheny West:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allegheny West ...

Looking for more information about Allegheny West? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allegheny West - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Allegheny West) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allegheny West. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0084, Longitude: -75.1780     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Allegheny West have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Allegheny West.

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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019