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Welcome to Topton ...

Topton is located in Berks County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Topton has a population of 2,069 people<3> (see below for details).

Topton is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Topton had an population of 2,069 people (or an increase of 6.21% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Topton had a population of 2,069 people. This makes Topton the county's 17th most populous community.

The population of Topton represents 0.02% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 424th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,069 people, the population of Topton increased 6.21% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,948 people).

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

Communities Also Named Topton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Topton - they are located in Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi and North Carolina.

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

Communities near Topton ...

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

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
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    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Topton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 121,442 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allentown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allentown<6>
  • Reading [Berks County]
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    • Reading [Berks County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Topton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 88,375 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reading
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reading<6>
  • Bethlehem [Northampton County]
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    • Bethlehem [Northampton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Topton
    • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Topton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
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      • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Topton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<6>
    • Wyomissing [Berks County]
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      • Wyomissing [Berks County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Topton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wyomissing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,635 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wyomissing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wyomissing<6>
    • Northampton [Northampton County]
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      • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Topton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northampton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,870 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northampton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northampton<6>
    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catasauqua
      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Topton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catasauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,599 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catasauqua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catasauqua<6>
    • Hellertown [Northampton County]
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      • Hellertown [Northampton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Topton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hellertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,831 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hellertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hellertown<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 Topton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Topton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Topton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Berks County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Topton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Berks County: www.co.berks.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 Berks, 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 Topton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Topton - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Topton) 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 Topton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Topton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Topton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5029, Longitude: -75.7016       In this case, the coordinates for Topton 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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