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Welcome to Atglen ...

Atglen is located in Chester County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Atglen has a population of 1,402 people<1> (see below for details).

Atglen is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Atglen: (610) and (484)<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Atglen had a population of 1,406 people. This makes Atglen the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Atglen represents 0.01% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 515th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,406 people, the population of Atglen increased 15.53% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,217 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Atglen had an population of 1,402 people. This is a decrease of 0.28% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 15.2% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Atglen ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Atglen and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2016
Coatesville   [Map]   13,064   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Downingtown   [Map]   7,905   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ephrata   [Map]   13,833   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kennett Square   [Map]   6,160   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lancaster   [Map]   59,218   W   18 miles [29 km]
New Holland   [Map]   5,435   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Atglen. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Atglen. 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 Atglen.

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

Websites for Atglen ...

Official Website: www.atglen.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atglen ...

Looking for more information about Atglen? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Atglen, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Atglen.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Atglen. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Chester County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Atglen: www.atglen.org/

The official website for Chester County: www.chesco.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: www.state.pa.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Atglen.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atglen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (484) is an overlay for area code (610). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Atglen.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Atglen. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Atglen) 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 Atglen. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Atglen

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atglen. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9476, Longitude: -75.9750     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Atglen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Atglen.