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Welcome to Brookhaven ...
Brookhaven is located in Delaware County.
The location of Brookhaven has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Brookhaven has a population of 8,039 people<2> (see below for details).
Brookhaven is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Brookhaven lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Brookhaven had a population of 8,006 people. This makes Brookhaven the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Brookhaven represents 0.06% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 100th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,006 people, the population of Brookhaven has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 7,985 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Brookhaven had an population of 8,039 people. This is an increase of 0.41% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.68% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Brookhaven.
Communities near Brookhaven ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Brookhaven and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Brookhaven.
Communities Also Named Brookhaven ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Brookhaven - they are located in Alabama, Delaware, Georgia (4), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New York (2), North Carolina (3), South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (2) and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brookhaven.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Brookhaven:
Websites for Brookhaven ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brookhaven ...
Looking for more information about Brookhaven? 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 Brookhaven, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Brookhaven.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Brookhaven: www.brookhavenboro.com/
The official website for Delaware County: www.co.delaware.pa.us/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019