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Welcome to Marlboro ...

Marlboro is located in Chester County<1>.

Marlboro is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Marlboro: (610) & (484)<3>

Communities Also Named Marlboro ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Marlboro - they are located in Alberta, California, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey (3), New York (2), North Carolina (2), Ohio, South Carolina, Vermont and Virginia (3).

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

Communities near Marlboro ...

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

  • Wilmington [New Castle County]
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    • Wilmington [New Castle County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Marlboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 70,376 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmington<5>
  • Newark [New Castle County]
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    • Newark [New Castle County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Marlboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,849 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newark
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<5>
  • Chester [Delaware County]
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    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Marlboro
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,692 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
  • West Chester [Chester County]
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    • West Chester [Chester County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Marlboro
    • 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<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Phoenixville [Chester County]
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      • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Marlboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,910 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phoenixville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phoenixville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<5>
    • Coatesville [Chester County]
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      • Coatesville [Chester County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Marlboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,006 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coatesville<5>
    • Downingtown [Chester County]
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      • Downingtown [Chester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Marlboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,419 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Downingtown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Downingtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Downingtown<5>
    • Brookhaven [Delaware County]
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      • Brookhaven [Delaware County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Marlboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,053 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookhaven<5>
    • Swarthmore [Delaware County]
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      • Swarthmore [Delaware County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Marlboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,372 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swarthmore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swarthmore<5>
    • Kennett Square [Chester County]
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      • Kennett Square [Chester County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Marlboro
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,203 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennett Square
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennett Square<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marlboro ...

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

Adding Marlboro to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Marlboro 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 Marlboro was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Chester County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Marlboro. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Marlboro - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (484) is an overlay for area code (610).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Marlboro) 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 Marlboro. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MarlboroOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marlboro. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8956, Longitude: -75.7039    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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