Upper Darby, Pennsylvania

Upper Darby: Town in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States


Upper Darby is a town located in the county of Delaware in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 82,795 and a population density of 10,480 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 82,883 inhabitants.

The town was created 370 years ago in 1652.

Upper Darby locator map
Location of Upper Darby on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Upper Darby

Population : 82,883 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Delaware County
Different from : Darby Township
Postal code : 19082
Phone Area Codes : 610
Area : 7.9 km2
Altitude : 230 feet / 70 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1653 (370 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 23:45:09 (28th November 2023)
Density : 10,492 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 0.11% (2010-2020)
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Upper Darby is located at 39°55'42"N 75°16'26"W (39.9284500, -75.2738000). It has 8 neighbors: Clifton Heights, Collingdale, Darby, East Lansdowne, Lansdowne, Philadelphia, Springfield and Yeadon.

Upper Darby map

Upper Darby has 8 neighbours.

  • Clifton Heights borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Collingdale borough of Pennsylvania
  • Darby borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States
  • East Lansdowne borough of Pennsylvania
  • Lansdowne borough in Pennsylvania, United States
  • 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.
  • Springfield Township in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Yeadon borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania


The population of Upper Darby increased by 0.11% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 82,795 - census
2011 82,728 -0.08% estimation process
2012 82,871 0.17% estimation process
2013 82,948 0.09% estimation process
2014 83,043 0.11% estimation process
2015 82,968 -0.09% estimation process
2016 82,905 -0.08% estimation process
2017 82,766 -0.17% estimation process
2018 82,802 0.04% estimation process
2019 82,930 0.15% estimation process
2020 82,883 -0.06% estimation process

Upper Darby zip code is 19082. County name: Delaware, County fips: 42045

People born in Upper Darby (30)

People born in Upper Darby, including abolitionist Thomas Garrett, stand-up comedian Jamie Kennedy, multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and record producer Todd Rundgren, .


  • Heather Donahue (American actress and writer) she was born in 22/12/1974
  • Cheri Oteri (American comic actress) she was born in 19/09/1962
  • Clement Lawrence Smith (American classical philologist) he was born in 13/04/1844
  • Jeff LaBar (American musician) he was born in 18/03/1963
  • Mike Scioscia (American baseball player and coach) he was born in 27/11/1958
  • William Sellers (American businessman) he was born in 19/09/1824
  • Bob Lloyd (American basketball player) he was born in 03/01/1946
  • Alfred C. Warrington (American philanthropist, entrepreneur, accounting partner) he was born in 01/01/1935
  • Archie Moore (American baseball player) he was born in 30/08/1941
  • Brian Tierney (American businessman) he was born in 01/01/1957
  • Charles B. Curtis (American lawyer) he was born in 27/04/1940
  • Chubby Dudley (American professional wrestler) he was born in 25/04/1970
  • Daniel Lyons (American rower) he was born in 08/03/1958
  • Dhafir Smith (American boxer) he was born in 23/09/1982
  • Jim Conway (Major League Baseball player) he was born in 08/10/1858
  • Mike Teti (American rower) he was born in 20/09/1956
  • Thomas J. Walton (American actor and director) he was born in 20/07/1977
  • Todd Rucci (American football player) he was born in 14/07/1970

Schools in Upper Darby

College & universities near Upper Darby, PA

Code Name City ZIP
216579 Venus Beauty Academy Sharon Hill (PA) 19079
460598 Harris School of Business-Upper Darby Campus Upper Darby (PA) 19082
215637 The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College Philadelphia (PA) 19104
215132 University of the Sciences Philadelphia (PA) 19104-4495
458830 Empire Beauty School-Springfield Springfield (PA) 19064

Stations (28)

Amtrak & bus stations near Upper Darby, PA

Code Name Address Type
PHL 30th Street Station 2955 Market St. RAIL
ARD Ardmore Station Road and Lancaster Ave. RAIL
PHN North Philadelphia station 2900 North Broad St. RAIL
PNK Pennsauken, NJ 215 Derousse Avenue BUS
CRH Cherry Hill, New Jersey Cornell Ave. & West Marlton Pike OTHER

Post offices near Upper Darby

Post Office Name City ZIP
Clifton Heigh Post Office Clifton Heights (PA) 19018
Sharon Hill Post Office Sharon Hill (PA) 19079
Yeadon Post Office Lansdowne (PA) 19050
Lansdown Post Office Lansdowne (PA) 19050
Darby Post Office Darby (PA) 19023

Other cities in Delaware County

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

City Name Population Title
Upland 33,972 City in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States
Radnor 31,902 Unincorporated community in Radnor Township, Pennsylvania, United States
Drexel Hill 28,043 Census designated place
Upper Providence 24,535 Township in Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Marple 23,960 Public school in Newtown Square, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States
Baldwin 19,419 Borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States
Aston 16,754 Township in Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Yeadon 11,489 Borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Broomall 10,789 Census designated place in Pennsylvania
Darby 10,704 Borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States
Lansdowne 10,641 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
Woodlyn 9,485 Census designated place
Moore 9,470 Township in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Collingdale 8,781 Borough of Pennsylvania
Brookhaven 8,053 Borough in Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Glenolden 7,098 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Upper Darby distances to largest Pennsylvania cities