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Welcome to Amity ...

Amity is located in Bucks County<1>.

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

Amity is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Amity ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Amity: This one is located in Bucks County and the other is located in Washington County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 24 communities that are also named Amity - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (5), Oregon, Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Amity ...

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

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allentown
    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 121,442 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allentown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allentown<5>
  • Bethlehem [Northampton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethlehem
    • Bethlehem [Northampton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 75,815 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethlehem<5>
  • Easton [Northampton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Easton
    • Easton [Northampton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,189 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Easton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easton<5>
  • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansdale
    • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Amity
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,083 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Phillipsburg [Warren County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phillipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phillipsburg
      • Phillipsburg [Warren County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,212 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phillipsburg
    • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emmaus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emmaus
      • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmaus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<5>
    • Northampton [Northampton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northampton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northampton
      • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,870 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northampton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northampton<5>
    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
    • Perkasie [Bucks County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perkasie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perkasie
      • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,738 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perkasie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perkasie<5>
    • Doylestown [Bucks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doylestown
      • Doylestown [Bucks County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Amity
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,272 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Doylestown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Doylestown<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 Amity. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amity.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amity ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Bucks County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bucks County: www.buckscounty.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 Bucks, 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 Amity - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Amity) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amity. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5093, Longitude: -75.2860       In this case, the coordinates for Amity 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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