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Welcome to Glenside ...

Glenside is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

Glenside is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Glenside ...

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

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 4 communities that are also named Glenside - they are located in Michigan, New Jersey and Saskatchewan.

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

Communities near Glenside ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philadelphia
    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Glenside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,584,064 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<5>
  • Camden [Camden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camden
    • Camden [Camden County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Glenside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 73,562 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden
  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norristown
    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Glenside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<5>
  • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansdale
    • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Glenside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,083 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Phoenixville [Chester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phoenixville
      • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Glenside
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phoenixville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,968 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phoenixville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<5>
    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yeadon
      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Glenside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,496 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yeadon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<5>
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gloucester City
      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Glenside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,219 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gloucester City
    • Darby [Delaware County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Darby
      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Glenside
      • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Glenside
      • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Glenside
      • 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 Glenside. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Glenside.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Glenside. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Glenside.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glenside ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Montgomery County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Glenside. 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 Glenside - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Glenside) 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 Glenside. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Glenside

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glenside. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1023, Longitude: -75.1521       In this case, the coordinates for Glenside 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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