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The location of Amityville









Welcome to Amityville ...

Amityville is located in Berks County.

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

When the people of Amityville refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use terms like Amityvillian or Amityvillan.<2>

Amityville is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Amityville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Amityville and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Birdsboro   [Map]   5,167   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Collegeville   [Map]   5,130   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kutztown   [Map]   5,059   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Phoenixville   [Map]   16,943   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Pottstown   [Map]   22,741   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Reading   [Map]   88,423   W   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Amityville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Amityville - it's located in New York.

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

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 Amityville. 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 Amityville. 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 Amityville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amityville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Berks County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Berks County: www.co.berks.pa.us/

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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Amityville refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Amityville may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amityville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Amityville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amityville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3001, Longitude: -75.7363     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amityville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amityville.

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