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Welcome to Allegheny West ...

Allegheny West is located in Philadelphia County<1>.

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

Allegheny West is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Allegheny West ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Allegheny West
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,584,064 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<5>
  • Camden [Camden County]
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    • Camden [Camden County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Allegheny West
    • Estimated population in 2019: 73,562 people
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  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Allegheny West
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<5>
  • Chester [Delaware County]
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    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Allegheny West
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,000 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
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      • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Allegheny West
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,083 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<5>
    • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Allegheny West
      • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Allegheny West
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,496 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<5>
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gloucester City
      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Allegheny West
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,219 people
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    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Allegheny West
      • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Allegheny West
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,647 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdowne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdowne<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 Allegheny West. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Allegheny West.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Allegheny West.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Allegheny West. See our Newspapers 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.

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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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>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Philadelphia, 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 Allegheny West - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- 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       In this case, the coordinates for Allegheny West 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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