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Welcome to Argus ...

Argus is located in Bucks County<1>.

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

Argus is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Argus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Argus - it's located in California.

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

Communities near Argus ...

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

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
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    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Argus
    • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Argus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 75,815 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethlehem<5>
  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norristown
    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Argus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<5>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pottstown
    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Argus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
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      • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Argus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,083 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdale
      • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Argus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,968 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phoenixville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<5>
    • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Argus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmaus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<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 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Argus
      • 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]

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 Argus. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Argus.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argus ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Bucks County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Argus. 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 Argus - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Argus) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argus. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3665, Longitude: -75.3830       In this case, the coordinates for Argus 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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