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(Philadelphia County)

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Welcome to Angora ...

Angora is located in Philadelphia County<1>.

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

Angora is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Angora ...

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

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 5 communities that are also named Angora - they are located in Colorado, Minnesota, Nebraska and Oregon.

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

Communities near Angora ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philadelphia
    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Angora
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,584,138 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<5>
  • Camden [Camden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camden
    • Camden [Camden County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Angora
    • Estimated population in 2018: 73,973 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden
  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norristown
    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Angora
    • Estimated population in 2018: 34,422 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<5>
  • Chester [Delaware County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester
    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Angora
    • Estimated population in 2018: 33,909 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Chester [Chester County]
    • 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 Angora
      • Estimated population in 2018: 16,957 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phoenixville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<5>
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gloucester City
      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Angora
      • Estimated population in 2018: 11,244 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gloucester City
    • Woodbury [Gloucester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbury
      • Woodbury [Gloucester County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Angora
      • Estimated population in 2018: 9,852 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbury
    • Conshohocken [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conshohocken have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conshohocken
      • Conshohocken [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Angora
      • Estimated population in 2018: 8,065 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conshohocken
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conshohocken<5>
    • Brookhaven [Delaware County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
      • Brookhaven [Delaware County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Angora
      • Estimated population in 2018: 8,026 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookhaven<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 Angora. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Angora.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Angora ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Philadelphia County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Angora. 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 Angora - 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- Angora) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Angora. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9440, Longitude: -75.2377       In this case, the coordinates for Angora 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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