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Welcome to Ambler ...

Ambler is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Ambler has a population of 6,496 people<3> (see below for details).

Ambler is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Ambler ...

Official Website: www.ambler.pa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Ambler had an population of 6,496 people. This is an increase of 1.23% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.09% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ambler had a population of 6,417 people. This makes Ambler the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Ambler represents 0.05% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 137th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,417 people, the population of Ambler has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,426 people).

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

Communities Also Named Ambler ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Ambler - they are located in Alaska, California, Indiana, Ohio, Oregon and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Ambler ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Ambler
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,584,138 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Ambler
    • Estimated population in 2018: 73,973 people
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  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Ambler
    • Estimated population in 2018: 34,422 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<6>
  • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Ambler
    • Estimated population in 2018: 16,957 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phoenixville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
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      • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Ambler
      • Estimated population in 2018: 16,707 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<6>
    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
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      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Ambler
      • Estimated population in 2018: 11,471 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<6>
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
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      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Ambler
      • Estimated population in 2018: 11,244 people
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    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Ambler
      • Estimated population in 2018: 10,678 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<6>
    • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Ambler
      • Estimated population in 2018: 10,621 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdowne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdowne<6>
    • Burlington [Burlington County]
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      • Burlington [Burlington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Ambler
      • Estimated population in 2018: 9,884 people
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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 Ambler. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ambler.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ambler. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Ambler.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ambler ...

Looking for more information about Ambler? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ambler, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ambler.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Montgomery County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Ambler: www.ambler.pa.us/

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ambler.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ambler - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Ambler) 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 Ambler. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ambler

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ambler. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1565, Longitude: -75.2185       In this case, the coordinates for Ambler 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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