Jenkintown Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

Jenkintown: Borough of Pennsylvania

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Location of Jenkintown on Pennsylvania map.


Jenkintown is a city located in the county of Montgomery in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,422 and a population density of 7,624 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,413 inhabitants.

The city was created 146 years ago in 1874.

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Jenkintown is located at 40°5'45"N 75°7'31"W (40.0959400, -75.1251700).

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Jenkintown Quick Facts

Population : 4,413 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Montgomery County
Area : 0.58 km2
Altitude : 1,056 feet / 322 meters
Establishment : December 12, 1874 (146 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 20:07:08 (15th October 2021)
Postal code : 19046
Density : 7,609 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.2% (2010-2020)


According to census records, the population of Jenkintown decreased by 0.2% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,422 - census
2011 4,444 0.5% estimation process
2012 4,449 0.11% estimation process
2013 4,454 0.11% estimation process
2014 4,457 0.07% estimation process
2015 4,442 -0.34% estimation process
2016 4,438 -0.09% estimation process
2017 4,431 -0.16% estimation process
2018 4,426 -0.11% estimation process
2019 4,420 -0.14% estimation process
2020 4,413 -0.16% estimation process

Jenkintown zip code is 19046. County name: Montgomery, County fips: 42091

Jenkins-town, Jenkintown

People born in Jenkintown (7)

People born in Jenkintown, including botanist Mary Klett Gibson Henry, political consultant Chris Sgro, basketball player Jabril Trawick, you can see a list of people who born in Jenkintown.

  • Jennifer Su (television presenter) she was born in 12/08/1968
  • Carl J. Seiberlich (United States Navy admiral) he was born in 04/07/1921
  • Tony Panaccion (American football player) he was born in 11/09/1908
  • Alfred Morton Smith (American priest and composer) he was born in 01/01/1879

Schools in Jenkintown

College & universities near Jenkintown, PA

Code Name City ZIP
214564 Salus University Elkins Park (PA) 19027-6262

Stations (30)

Amtrak & bus stations near Jenkintown, PA

Code Name Address Type
PHN North Philadelphia station 2900 North Broad St. RAIL
PNK Pennsauken, NJ 215 Derousse Avenue BUS
CWH Cornwells Heights 700 Station Ave. RAIL
PHL 30th Street Station 2955 Market St. RAIL
ARD Ardmore Station Road and Lancaster Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Jenkintown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Jenkintown Post Office Jenkintown (PA) 19046

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Montgomery County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Montgomery County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Abington 55,285 Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Haverford 49,547 Community in Pennsylvania
Cheltenham 37,080 Unincorporated community in Cheltenham Township, Pennsylvania
Norristown 34,323 County seat of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States
Horsham 26,524 Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Pottstown 22,580 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
King of Prussia 19,936 Census-designated place in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States
Limerick 19,500 Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Whitemarsh 18,584 Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Lansdale 17,335 Borough in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Willow Grove 15,726 Census-designated place in Pennsylvania, USA
West Norriton 15,668 Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Skippack 14,554 Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Franconia 13,500 Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
New Hanover 13,464 Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Montgomeryville 12,624 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Jenkintown distances to largest Pennsylvania cities