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Welcome to Elverson ...

Elverson is located in Chester County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Elverson has a population of 1,308 people<3> (see below for details).

Elverson is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Elverson: (610) and (484)<5>

Websites for Elverson ...

Official Website: www.elverson.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Elverson had an population of 1,308 people. This is an increase of 6.78% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 36.39% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Elverson had a population of 1,225 people. This makes Elverson the county's 15th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,225 people, the population of Elverson increased 27.74% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 959 people).

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

Communities near Elverson ...

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

  • Reading [Berks County]
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    • Reading [Berks County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Elverson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 88,375 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reading
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reading<7>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
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    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Elverson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<7>
  • West Chester [Chester County]
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    • West Chester [Chester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Elverson
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,029 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Chester<7>
  • Phoenixville [Chester County]
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    • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Elverson
    • 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.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ephrata [Lancaster County]
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      • Ephrata [Lancaster County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Elverson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,862 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ephrata<7>
    • Coatesville [Chester County]
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      • Coatesville [Chester County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Elverson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,069 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coatesville<7>
    • Wyomissing [Berks County]
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      • Wyomissing [Berks County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Elverson
      • 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<7>
    • Downingtown [Chester County]
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      • Downingtown [Chester County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Elverson
      • 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<7>
    • New Holland [Lancaster County]
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      • New Holland [Lancaster County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Elverson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,464 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Holland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Holland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Holland<7>
    • Shillington [Berks County]
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      • Shillington [Berks County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Elverson
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,319 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shillington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shillington<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elverson ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Chester County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Elverson: www.elverson.org/

The official website for Chester County: www.chesco.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 Chester, 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 Elverson.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elverson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (484) is an overlay for area code (610).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Elverson) 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 Elverson. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Elverson

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elverson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1568, Longitude: -75.8313       In this case, the coordinates for Elverson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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