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Welcome to The Colony at Valley Forge ...

The Colony at Valley Forge is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

The Colony at Valley Forge is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The Colony at Valley Forge lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near The Colony at Valley Forge ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near The Colony at Valley Forge.

  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of The Colony at Valley Forge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<5>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
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    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of The Colony at Valley Forge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<5>
  • West Chester [Chester County]
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    • West Chester [Chester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of The Colony at Valley Forge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,029 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Chester<5>
  • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
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    • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of The Colony at Valley Forge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,083 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • 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 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of The Colony at Valley Forge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,968 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<5>
    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
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      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of The Colony at Valley Forge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,496 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<5>
    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of The Colony at Valley Forge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,702 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<5>
    • Lansdowne [Delaware County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansdowne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansdowne
      • Lansdowne [Delaware County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of The Colony at Valley Forge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,647 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdowne<5>
    • 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 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of The Colony at Valley Forge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,738 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perkasie<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 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of The Colony at Valley Forge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,049 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 The Colony at Valley Forge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for The Colony at Valley Forge.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of The Colony at Valley Forge. 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 The Colony at Valley Forge.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around The Colony at Valley Forge. See our Newspapers Page for The Colony at Valley Forge.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for The Colony at Valley Forge ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Montgomery County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for The Colony at Valley Forge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montcopa.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 Montgomery, 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 The Colony at Valley Forge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- The Colony at Valley Forge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in The Colony at Valley Forge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1472, Longitude: -75.4499       In this case, the coordinates for The Colony at Valley Forge 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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