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Welcome to Green Tree ...

Green Tree is located in Chester County<1>.

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

Green Tree is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Green Tree: (610) & (484)<4>

Communities Also Named Green Tree ...

While we believe that this Green Tree is located in Chester County, we know of another 2 Pennsylvania communities named Green Tree. Those communities are located in the following counties: Allegheny and Montgomery County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 10 communities that are also named Green Tree - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Iowa, New Jersey, North Carolina, Tennessee and Utah.

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

Communities near Green Tree ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
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    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Green Tree
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,578,487 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<6>
  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Green Tree
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,323 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<6>
  • Chester [Delaware County]
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    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Green Tree
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,692 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<6>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
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    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Green Tree
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,580 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Chester [Chester County]
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      • West Chester [Chester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Green Tree
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,048 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Chester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Chester<6>
    • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
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      • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Green Tree
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,335 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<6>
    • Phoenixville [Chester County]
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      • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Green Tree
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,910 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phoenixville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<6>
    • Coatesville [Chester County]
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      • Coatesville [Chester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Green Tree
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,006 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coatesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coatesville<6>
    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
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      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Green Tree
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,489 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yeadon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<6>
    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Green Tree
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,704 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<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 Green Tree. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Green Tree.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Green Tree ...

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

Adding Green Tree to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Green Tree in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Green Tree was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Green Tree on a map titled Map of the Lincoln Highway (1915-1916).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Green Tree on our Genealogy Page.

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About Chester County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Green Tree - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (484) is an overlay for area code (610).
<5>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- Green Tree) 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 Green Tree. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Green TreeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Green Tree. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0379, Longitude: -75.4946       In this case, the coordinates for Green Tree have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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