Bensalem, Pennsylvania

Bensalem: Township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States


Bensalem is a township located in the county of Bucks in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 60,427 and a population density of 2,877 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 60,491 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Bensalem

Population : 60,491 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Bucks County
Phone Area Codes : 215
Area : 21 km2
Altitude : 335 feet / 102 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 02:28:42 (13th April 2024)
Postal code : 19020
Density : 2,881 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.11% (2010-2020)
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Andalusia State Road vicinity 'Bensalem Township' Andalusia 'Bucks County Pennsylvania'
Andalusia  State Road vicinity 'Bensalem Township'  Andalusia 'Bucks County  Pennsylvania' image


Bensalem is located at 40°6'16"N 74°57'5"W (40.1045500, -74.9512800). It has 4 neighbors: Philadelphia, Beverly, Delanco and Edgewater Park.

Bensalem map

Bensalem has 4 neighbours.

  • Philadelphia The sixth most populous city in the United States and the center of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. It is located on the Delaware River, in eastern Pennsylvania. Philadelphia is a major center for finance, commerce, and education.
  • Beverly city in Burlington County, New Jersey
  • Delanco township of New Jersey
  • Edgewater Park township of New Jersey


The population of Bensalem increased by 0.11% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 60,427 - census
2011 60,413 -0.02% estimation process
2012 60,320 -0.15% estimation process
2013 60,339 0.03% estimation process
2014 60,295 -0.07% estimation process
2015 60,191 -0.17% estimation process
2016 60,317 0.21% estimation process
2017 60,425 0.18% estimation process
2018 60,595 0.28% estimation process
2019 60,507 -0.15% estimation process
2020 60,491 -0.03% estimation process

Bensalem zip code is 19020. County name: Bucks, County fips: 42017

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People born in Bensalem (7)

People born in Bensalem, including ice hockey defenceman Ray DiLauro, professional wrestler Roxie Cotton, ice hockey player Ryan Gunderson, .


Schools in Bensalem

College & universities near Bensalem, PA

Code Name City ZIP
212568 Aria Health School of Nursing Trevose (PA) 19053-6939
212753 Empire Beauty School-NE Philadelphia Philadelphia (PA) 19154
443784 Strayer University-Pennsylvania Trevose (PA) 19053
214528 Orleans Technical College Philadelphia (PA) 19114-1014
250285 Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Philadelphia Philadelphia (PA) 19114-1018

Stations (28)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bensalem, PA

Code Name Address Type
CWH Cornwells Heights 700 Station Ave. RAIL
PNK Pennsauken, NJ 215 Derousse Avenue BUS
PHN North Philadelphia station 2900 North Broad St. RAIL
TRE Trenton Transit Center 72 South Clinton Avenue RAIL
CRH Cherry Hill, New Jersey Cornell Ave. & West Marlton Pike OTHER

Post offices near Bensalem

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bensalem Post Office Bensalem (PA) 19020
Franklin Mill Post Office Philadelphia (PA) 19154
Croydon Post Office Croydon (PA) 19021
Beverly Post Office Beverly (NJ) 08010
Torresdal Post Office Philadelphia (PA) 19154

Other cities in Bucks County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Bucks County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Bristol 53,311 The most populous city in Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
Levittown 52,983 Census-designated place in Nassau County, New York
Warminster 32,257 Township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Croydon 9,693 A borough located in Delaware County, Pennsylvania.
Perkasie 8,855 Borough in Bucks County, Pennsylvania in the United States
Quakertown 8,757 Borough of Pennsylvania
Morrisville 8,605 Town in Wake County, North Carolina, United States
Solebury 8,521 Township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Fairless Hills 8,466 Census designated place in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
Doylestown 8,248 Borough and county seat of Bucks County, Pennsylvania in the United States
Bedminster 7,224 Township of New Jersey
Richboro 6,563 Census designated place
Warrington 4,678 Township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Chalfont 4,318 Municipality in Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Sellersville 4,274 Borough of Pennsylvania
Churchville 4,128 Unincorporated community in Virginia

Distance to Other Cities

Bensalem distances to largest Pennsylvania cities