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Welcome to Fox Chase ...

Fox Chase is located in Philadelphia County<1>.

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

Fox Chase is 210 feet [64 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Fox Chase ...

While we believe that this Fox Chase is located in Philadelphia County, we know of another 2 Pennsylvania communities named Fox Chase. Those communities are located in the following counties: Dauphin and Lancaster County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 8 communities that are also named Fox Chase - they are located in Florida, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio and Virginia.

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

Communities near Fox Chase ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Fox Chase
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,584,064 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<5>
  • Trenton [Mercer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trenton
    • Trenton [Mercer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Fox Chase
    • Estimated population in 2019: 83,203 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
  • Camden [Camden County]
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    • Camden [Camden County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Fox Chase
    • Estimated population in 2019: 73,562 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden
  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Fox Chase
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
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      • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Fox Chase
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,083 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<5>
    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yeadon
      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Fox Chase
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,496 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<5>
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
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      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Fox Chase
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,219 people
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    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Fox Chase
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,702 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<5>
    • Lansdowne [Delaware County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansdowne
      • Lansdowne [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Fox Chase
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansdowne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,647 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdowne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdowne<5>
    • Burlington [Burlington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burlington
      • Burlington [Burlington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Fox Chase
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,858 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fox Chase ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Philadelphia County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Philadelphia, 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 Fox Chase - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fox Chase) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fox Chase. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0812, Longitude: -75.0802       In this case, the coordinates for Fox Chase 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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