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Welcome to Bally ...

Bally is located in Berks County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bally has a population of 1,245 people<3> (see below for details).

Bally is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Bally ...

Official Website: www.ballyborough.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bally had an population of 1,245 people. This is an increase of 14.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.23% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bally had a population of 1,090 people. This makes Bally the county's 22nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,090 people, the population of Bally increased 2.64% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,062 people).

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

Communities near Bally ...

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

  • Reading [Berks County]
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    • Reading [Berks County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Bally
    • Estimated population in 2019: 88,375 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reading
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reading<6>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
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    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Bally
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<6>
  • Phoenixville [Chester County]
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    • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Bally
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,968 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Phoenixville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<6>
  • Coatesville [Chester County]
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    • Wyomissing [Berks County]
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      • Wyomissing [Berks County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Bally
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,635 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wyomissing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wyomissing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wyomissing<6>
    • Downingtown [Chester County]
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      • Downingtown [Chester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Bally
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,897 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Downingtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Downingtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Downingtown<6>
    • Shillington [Berks County]
    • Collegeville [Montgomery County]
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      • Collegeville [Montgomery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Bally
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,174 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collegeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collegeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collegeville<6>
    • Kutztown [Berks County]
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      • Kutztown [Berks County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Bally
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,080 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kutztown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kutztown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kutztown<6>
    • Royersford [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Royersford
      • Royersford [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Bally
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,755 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Royersford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Royersford<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bally ...

Looking for more information about Bally? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bally, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bally.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Berks County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bally: www.ballyborough.org/

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

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 Berks, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bally.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bally - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Bally) 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 Bally. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bally

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bally. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2415, Longitude: -75.7530       In this case, the coordinates for Bally have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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