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Welcome to Parkside ...

Parkside is located in Delaware County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Parkside has a population of 2,330 people<3> (see below for details).

Parkside is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Parkside ...

Official Website:   www.parksideboro.com/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.delcochamber.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Parkside had an population of 2,330 people (or an increase of 2.78% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Parkside had a population of 2,328 people. This makes Parkside the county's 23rd most populous community.

The population of Parkside represents 0.02% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 393rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,328 people, the population of Parkside increased 2.69% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,267 people).

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

Communities Also Named Parkside ...

While we believe that this Parkside is located in Delaware County, we know of another 2 Pennsylvania communities named Parkside. Those communities are located in the following counties: Monroe and Philadelphia County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 19 communities that are also named Parkside - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland (2), New Jersey (2), New York (2), Saskatchewan, Utah and Virginia.

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

Communities near Parkside ...

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

  • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philadelphia
    • Philadelphia [Philadelphia County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Parkside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,584,064 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Philadelphia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philadelphia<6>
  • Camden [Camden County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camden
    • Camden [Camden County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Parkside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 73,562 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camden
  • Wilmington [New Castle County]
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    • Wilmington [New Castle County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Parkside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 70,166 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmington<6>
  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norristown
    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Parkside
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Chester [Chester County]
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      • West Chester [Chester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Parkside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,029 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Chester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Chester<6>
    • Phoenixville [Chester County]
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      • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Parkside
      • 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<6>
    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yeadon
      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Parkside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,496 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yeadon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<6>
    • Gloucester City [Camden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gloucester City
      • Gloucester City [Camden County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Parkside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,219 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gloucester City
    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Parkside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,702 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<6>
    • Lansdowne [Delaware County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansdowne
      • Lansdowne [Delaware County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Parkside
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,647 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansdowne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdowne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdowne<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 Parkside. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Parkside.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Parkside ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Delaware County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Parkside: www.parksideboro.com/

The official website for Delaware County: www.co.delaware.pa.us/

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 Delaware, 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 Parkside.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Parkside - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Parkside) 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 Parkside. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Parkside

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Parkside. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8671, Longitude: -75.3780       In this case, the coordinates for Parkside 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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