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Welcome to Doylestown ...

Doylestown is located in Bucks County<1> and is the County Seat for Bucks County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Doylestown has a population of 8,272 people<2> (see below for details).

Doylestown is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The ZIP code for Doylestown: 18901<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Doylestown had an population of 8,272 people. This is a decrease of 1.29% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.55% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Doylestown had a population of 8,380 people. This makes Doylestown the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Doylestown represents 0.07% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 91st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,380 people, the population of Doylestown increased 1.86% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,227 people).

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

Communities Also Named Doylestown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Doylestown: This one is located in Bucks County and the other is located in Franklin County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 5 communities that are also named Doylestown - they are located in Arkansas, Ohio (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Doylestown ...

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

  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norristown
    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Doylestown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<6>
  • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansdale
    • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Doylestown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,083 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<6>
  • Quakertown [Bucks County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quakertown
    • Quakertown [Bucks County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Doylestown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,784 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quakertown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quakertown<6>
  • Perkasie [Bucks County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perkasie have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perkasie
    • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Doylestown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,738 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perkasie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perkasie<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Morrisville [Bucks County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrisville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrisville
      • Morrisville [Bucks County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Doylestown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,521 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrisville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrisville<6>
    • Conshohocken [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conshohocken have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conshohocken
      • Conshohocken [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Doylestown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,047 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conshohocken
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conshohocken<6>
    • Hatboro [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hatboro
      • Hatboro [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Doylestown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,501 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hatboro<6>
    • Souderton [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Souderton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Souderton
      • Souderton [Montgomery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Doylestown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,082 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Souderton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Souderton<6>
    • Ambler [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ambler have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ambler
      • Ambler [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Doylestown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,491 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ambler
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ambler<6>
    • Collegeville [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collegeville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collegeville
      • Collegeville [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Doylestown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,174 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collegeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collegeville<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 Doylestown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Doylestown.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Doylestown. Our list includes 45 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Doylestown.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Doylestown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Bucks County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bucks County: www.buckscounty.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 Bucks, 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 Doylestown.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Doylestown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Doylestown). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Doylestown or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Doylestown) 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 Doylestown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Doylestown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Doylestown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3100, Longitude: -75.1305    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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