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Welcome to West Goshen ...

West Goshen is located in Chester County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for West Goshen: W. Goshen

West Goshen is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for West Goshen: (610) & (484)<4>

Communities Also Named West Goshen ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named West Goshen - it's located in Connecticut.

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

Communities near West Goshen ...

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

  • Wilmington [New Castle County]
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    • Wilmington [New Castle County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of West Goshen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 70,376 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilmington<6>
  • Norristown [Montgomery County]
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    • Norristown [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of West Goshen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,323 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norristown<6>
  • Chester [Delaware County]
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    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of West Goshen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,692 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<6>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
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    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of West Goshen
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,580 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Phoenixville [Chester County]
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      • Phoenixville [Chester County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of West Goshen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,910 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>
    • Coatesville [Chester County]
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      • Coatesville [Chester County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of West Goshen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,006 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coatesville<6>
    • Yeadon [Delaware County]
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      • Yeadon [Delaware County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of West Goshen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,489 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yeadon<6>
    • Darby [Delaware County]
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      • Darby [Delaware County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of West Goshen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,704 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Darby<6>
    • Lansdowne [Delaware County]
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      • Lansdowne [Delaware County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of West Goshen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,641 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>
    • Downingtown [Chester County]
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      • Downingtown [Chester County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of West Goshen
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,419 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.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Downingtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Downingtown<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 West Goshen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for West Goshen.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Goshen ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Chester County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Goshen. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Goshen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (484) is an overlay for area code (610).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- West Goshen) 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 West Goshen. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West GoshenOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Goshen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9682, Longitude: -75.5727       In this case, the coordinates for West Goshen 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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