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Welcome to Skippack ...

Skippack is located in Montgomery County<1>.

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

Skippack is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Skippack ...

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

  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Skippack
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norristown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<5>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
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    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Skippack
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<5>
  • Lansdale [Montgomery County]
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    • Lansdale [Montgomery County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Skippack
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,083 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansdale<5>
  • Phoenixville [Chester County]
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    • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Skippack
    • 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<5>
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    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
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      • Quakertown [Bucks County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Skippack
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,784 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quakertown<5>
    • Perkasie [Bucks County]
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      • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Skippack
      • 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<5>
    • Doylestown [Bucks County]
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      • Doylestown [Bucks County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Skippack
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,272 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Doylestown<5>
    • Conshohocken [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conshohocken
      • Conshohocken [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Skippack
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,047 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conshohocken have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conshohocken
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conshohocken<5>
    • Hatboro [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hatboro
      • Hatboro [Montgomery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Skippack
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,501 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hatboro<5>
    • Souderton [Montgomery County]
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      • Souderton [Montgomery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Skippack
      • 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<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 Skippack. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Skippack.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Skippack. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Skippack.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Skippack ...

Looking for more information about Skippack? 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 Skippack, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Skippack.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Montgomery County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Skippack. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Skippack - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Skippack) 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 Skippack. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Skippack

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Skippack. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2229, Longitude: -75.3988       In this case, the coordinates for Skippack have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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