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Welcome to Modena ...

Modena is located in Chester County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Modena has a population of 530 people<3> (see below for details).

Modena is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Modena: (610) & (484)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Modena had an population of 530 people. This is a decrease of 0.93% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.11% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Modena had a population of 535 people. This makes Modena the county's 16th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 535 people, the population of Modena decreased 12.3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 610 people).

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

Communities Also Named Modena ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Modena - they are located in Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, New York, Utah and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Modena ...

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

  • Newark [New Castle County]
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    • Newark [New Castle County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Modena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,515 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<7>
  • West Chester [Chester County]
  • Phoenixville [Chester County]
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    • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Modena
    • 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phoenixville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<7>
  • Downingtown [Chester County]
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    • Downingtown [Chester County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Modena
    • 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.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Downingtown<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kennett Square [Chester County]
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      • Kennett Square [Chester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Modena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,202 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennett Square<7>
    • Elsmere [New Castle County]
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      • Elsmere [New Castle County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Modena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,872 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elsmere have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Oxford [Chester County]
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      • Oxford [Chester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Modena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,581 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford 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 Oxford<7>
    • New Holland [Lancaster County]
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      • New Holland [Lancaster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Modena
      • 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>
    • Parkesburg [Chester County]
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      • Parkesburg [Chester County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the west of Modena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,993 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkesburg 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 Parkesburg<7>
    • Malvern [Chester County]
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      • Malvern [Chester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Modena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,455 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Malvern have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Malvern
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Malvern<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 Modena. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Modena.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Modena ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Chester County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Modena. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Modena.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Modena - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Modena) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Modena. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Modena

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Modena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9634, Longitude: -75.8083       In this case, the coordinates for Modena 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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