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Welcome to Darby ...

Darby is located in Delaware County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Darby has a population of 10,702 people<2> (see below for details).

Darby is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Darby ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.delcochamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Darby, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Darby had an population of 10,702 people. This is an increase of 0.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.91% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Darby had a population of 10,687 people. This makes Darby the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Darby represents 0.08% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 59th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,687 people, the population of Darby increased 3.77% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,299 people).

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

Communities Also Named Darby ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Darby - they are located in Florida, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Quebec and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Darby ...

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

  • Camden [Camden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camden
    • Camden [Camden County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Darby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 73,562 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden
  • Wilmington [New Castle County]
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    • Wilmington [New Castle County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Darby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 70,166 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmington<5>
  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Darby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<5>
  • Chester [Delaware County]
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    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Darby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,000 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Chester [Chester County]
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
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      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Darby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,219 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gloucester City
    • Woodbury [Gloucester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbury
      • Woodbury [Gloucester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Darby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,794 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbury
    • Brookhaven [Delaware County]
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      • Brookhaven [Delaware County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Darby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,049 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookhaven<5>
    • Conshohocken [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conshohocken
      • Conshohocken [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Darby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,047 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conshohocken have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conshohocken
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conshohocken<5>
    • Hatboro [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hatboro
      • Hatboro [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Darby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,501 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hatboro<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 Darby. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Darby.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Darby ...

Looking for more information about Darby? 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 Darby, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Darby.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Delaware County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Darby. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Delaware County: www.co.delaware.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 Delaware, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Darby.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Darby - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Darby) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Darby. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Darby

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Darby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9178, Longitude: -75.2560    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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