Doylestown, Pennsylvania

Doylestown: Borough and county seat of Bucks County, Pennsylvania in the United States


Doylestown is a city located in the county of Bucks in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,380 and a population density of 3,880 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,248 inhabitants.

The city was created 278 years ago in 1744.

Doylestown locator map
Location of Doylestown on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Doylestown

Population : 8,248 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Bucks County
Phone Area Codes : 215
Area : 2.16 km2
Altitude : 456 feet / 139 meters
Capital city : Doylestown is capital of Bucks County
Establishment : January 01, 1745 (278 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 13:12:51 (29th November 2023)
Postal code : 18901
Density : 3,819 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.6% (2010-2020)
Main Street NB at State Street Doylestown image
Main Street NB at State Street Doylestown
Main Street NB at State Street Doylestown image


Doylestown is located at 40°18'36"N 75°7'48"W (40.3101100, -75.1298900).

Doylestown map


According to census records, the population of Doylestown decreased by 1.6% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,380 - census
2011 8,372 -0.1% estimation process
2012 8,352 -0.24% estimation process
2013 8,331 -0.25% estimation process
2014 8,307 -0.29% estimation process
2015 8,298 -0.11% estimation process
2016 8,302 0.05% estimation process
2017 8,299 -0.04% estimation process
2018 8,292 -0.08% estimation process
2019 8,272 -0.24% estimation process
2020 8,248 -0.29% estimation process

Doylestown zip code is 18901. County name: Bucks, County fips: 42017

DYL, Dojlstaun, Doyle Town, Doylestown, Doyltown, Dyletown, William Doyls Tavern, Дойлстаун, Дојлстаун

People born in Doylestown (45)

People born in Doylestown, including singer and songwriter Pink, politician Amos W. Barber, politician Clarence Buckman, .


  • Henry Chapman Mercer (American writer, founder of Moravian Pottery and Tile Works) he was born in 24/06/1856
  • Irene Molloy (American actress) she was born in 13/12/1978
  • Kyle Tress (Olympic skeleton racer) he was born in 29/05/1981
  • Timothy Stack (American film and television actor and screenwriter) he was born in 21/11/1956
  • Anthony Green (musician from Doylestown, Pennsylvania) he was born in 15/04/1982
  • Charles Robert Francis (United States Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 19/05/1875
  • Dave Taber (American soccer player) he was born in 26/09/1958
  • Donald West VanArtsdalen (American judge) he was born in 21/10/1919
  • Erin Torpey (actress, singer) she was born in 14/02/1981
  • George Tiger (American soccer player) he was born in 17/07/1959
  • Jeff Musselman (American baseball player) he was born in 23/06/1963
  • Jim Cawley (American politician) he was born in 22/06/1969
  • Joe Conti (American politician) he was born in 13/05/1954
  • Joe Redfield (American baseball player) he was born in 14/01/1961
  • Mary Michael Shelley (American artist) she was born in 01/01/1950
  • Michael Graham (American rugby union player) he was born in 01/07/1985
  • Michael Smerconish (American journalist) he was born in 15/03/1962
  • Mike Flynn (American football player) he was born in 15/06/1974

Schools in Doylestown

College & universities near Doylestown, PA

Code Name City ZIP
211981 Delaware Valley University Doylestown (PA) 18901-2697

Stations (28)

Amtrak & bus stations near Doylestown, PA

Code Name Address Type
CWH Cornwells Heights 700 Station Ave. RAIL
TRE Trenton Transit Center 72 South Clinton Avenue RAIL
PHN North Philadelphia station 2900 North Broad St. RAIL
ARD Ardmore Station Road and Lancaster Ave. RAIL
PNK Pennsauken, NJ 215 Derousse Avenue BUS

Post offices near Doylestown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Doylestown Post Office Doylestown (PA) 18901

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Bucks County

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

City Name Population Title
Bensalem 60,491 Township in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
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
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

Doylestown distances to largest Pennsylvania cities