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Welcome to Pennsburg ...

Pennsburg is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pennsburg has a population of 3,855 people<3> (see below for details).

Pennsburg is 380 feet [116 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pennsburg had an population of 3,855 people. This is an increase of 0.31% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 41.11% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pennsburg had a population of 3,843 people. This makes Pennsburg the county's 14th most populous community.

The population of Pennsburg represents 0.03% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 261st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,843 people, the population of Pennsburg increased 40.67% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,732 people).

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

Communities near Pennsburg ...

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

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
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    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Pennsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 121,442 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allentown<6>
  • Bethlehem [Northampton County]
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    • Bethlehem [Northampton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Pennsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 75,815 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethlehem<6>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
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    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Pennsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<6>
  • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
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    • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Pennsburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,083 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<6>
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    • Phoenixville [Chester County]
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      • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Pennsburg
      • 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenixville<6>
    • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
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      • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Pennsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<6>
    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
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      • Quakertown [Bucks County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Pennsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,784 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quakertown<6>
    • Perkasie [Bucks County]
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      • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Pennsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perkasie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perkasie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perkasie<6>
    • Souderton [Montgomery County]
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      • Souderton [Montgomery County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Pennsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,082 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Souderton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Souderton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Souderton<6>
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
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      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Pennsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,599 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catasauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catasauqua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catasauqua<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 Pennsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pennsburg.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pennsburg ...

Looking for more information about Pennsburg? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Pennsburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pennsburg.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Montgomery County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pennsburg. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pennsburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pennsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pennsburg) 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 Pennsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pennsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pennsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3945, Longitude: -75.4949       In this case, the coordinates for Pennsburg 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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