Philadelphia County , Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County: County in Pennsylvania, United States

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Location of Philadelphia County on Pennsylvania map.

About

Philadelphia County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 1,526,006 and a population density of 10,671 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 1,584,064 inhabitants. Its county seat is Philadelphia. The county was created 339 years ago in 1682.

Geography

Philadelphia County is located at 40°0'28"N 75°8'2"W (40.0076400, -75.1339600). It has 5 neighbors: Burlington County, Gloucester County, Bucks County, Delaware and Montgomery County.

Old City Hall - U. S. Supreme Court Building image
Old City Hall - U. S. Supreme Court Building

The largest city of Philadelphia County is Philadelphia with a population of 1,584,064. Other cities include, Whitman population 49,732, Tacony population 7,000, Richmond population 2,285 and Tioga population 961. See all Philadelphia County cities & populated places.

Weather

Philadelphia County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

Old City Hall - U. S. Supreme Court Building image

Philadelphia County map

Philadelphia County Quick Facts

Population : 1,584,064 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
Area : 143 km2
Water as percent of area : 6%
Land as percent of area : 94%
Named for : Philadelphia
Altitude : 223 feet / 68 meters
Capital : Philadelphia
Establishment : March 03, 1682
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:13:17 (30th July 2021)
Density : 11,077 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 3.67% (2010-2019)
Weather : 85℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Philadelphia County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Philadelphia County increased by 3.67% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,526,006 - census
2011 1,540,466 0.94% estimation process
2012 1,551,824 0.73% estimation process
2013 1,558,313 0.42% estimation process
2014 1,565,460 0.46% estimation process
2015 1,571,065 0.36% estimation process
2016 1,576,051 0.32% estimation process
2017 1,580,601 0.29% estimation process
2018 1,583,592 0.19% estimation process
2019 1,584,064 0.03% estimation process

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People born in Philadelphia County (5)

People born in Philadelphia County, including Episcopalian priest and missionary James Lloyd Breck, lawyer W. Wilson White, poet, journalist, editor, playwright Lucy Hamilton Hooper, you can see a list of people who born in Philadelphia County.

  • Lardner Gibbon (US naval officer and explorer)
  • Abraham Vanhoy Zane (naval officer)

Philadelphia County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Philadelphia County.

City Name Population Title
Philadelphia 1,584,064 Largest city in Pennsylvania, United States
Center City 57,239 Neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA
Whitman 49,732 City in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Pennsport 26,000
Tacony 7,000
Richmond 2,285 District in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Tioga 961 Borough of Pennsylvania
Wharton 93 City in Pennsylvania, United States of America

Pennsylvania Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Pennsylvania 12,801,989 State in the northeastern United States
Philadelphia 1,584,064 Largest city in Pennsylvania, United States
Allegheny County 1,216,045 County in the southwestern part of the U.
Montgomery County 830,915 County in Pennsylvania, United States
Bucks County 628,270 County in Pennsylvania, United States
Delaware County 566,747 County in Pennsylvania, United States
Lancaster County 545,724 County in Pennsylvania, United States
Chester County 524,989 County in Pennsylvania, United States
York County 449,058 County in Maine, United States
Berks County 421,164 County in Pennsylvania, United States
Croydon 385,346 London borough in South London
Lehigh County 369,318 County in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Westmoreland County 348,899 County in Pennsylvania, United States
Luzerne County 317,417 County in Pennsylvania, United States
Northampton County 305,285 County in Pennsylvania, United States
Pittsburgh 300,286 County seat in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States

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