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Encyclopedia > Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Seal of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
Map
Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Montgomery County
Location in the state of Pennsylvania
Statistics
Formed September 10, 1784
Seat Norristown
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

1,262 km² (487 mi²)
1,251 km² (483 mi²)
11 km² (4 mi²), 0.89%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

750,097
599/km² 
Website: www.montcopa.org

Montgomery County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania, in the United States. As of 2000, the population was 750,097. A 2005 U.S. Census estimate placed the population at 795,618. The county seat is Norristown. Image File history File links Seal of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania This image depicts a seal, an emblem, a coat of arms or a crest. ... Image File history File links Map_of_Pennsylvania_highlighting_Montgomery_County. ... 1784 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Norristown is a home rule municipality located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 17 miles (27 km) west by north of Philadelphia, on the Schuylkill River, USA. It formerly was a borough operating under Pennsyvanias borough code, its official name is The Borough of Norristown and it is frequently referred to... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ... 2000 US Census logo The Twenty-Second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13. ... Density (symbol: ρ - Greek: rho) is a measure of mass per volume. ... A county is generally a sub-unit of regional self-government within a sovereign jurisdiction. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Minor parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries â€¢ Politics Portal • • A state of the United States is any one of the fifty subnational entities referred to... Official language(s) None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Area  Ranked 33rd  - Total 46,055 sq mi (119,283 km²)  - Width 160 miles (255 km)  - Length 280 miles (455 km)  - % water 2. ... 1880 US Census of Hoboken, New Jersey The United States Census is mandated by the United States Constitution[1]. The population is enumerated every 10 years and the results are used to allocate Congressional seats (congressional apportionment), electoral votes, and government program funding. ... Norristown is a home rule municipality located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 17 miles (27 km) west by north of Philadelphia, on the Schuylkill River, USA. It formerly was a borough operating under Pennsyvanias borough code, its official name is The Borough of Norristown and it is frequently referred to...


The county was created on September 10, 1784, out of land originally part of Philadelphia County. It is believed to have been named in honor of Richard Montgomery, an American Revolutionary War general killed in 1775 while attempting to capture Quebec City, Canada, but it is not certain that this is the origin of the name. Philadelphia County is a county located in the U.S. State of Pennsylvania. ... An engraving depicting the death of General Montgomery at the Battle of Quebec. ... Combatants American Revolutionaries France The Netherlands Spain American Indians Great Britain German mercenaries Loyalists American Indians Canadian Indians Commanders George Washington Marquis de Lafayette Comte de Rochambeau Nathanael Greene Bernardo de Gálvez Sir William Howe Sir Henry Clinton Lord Cornwallis (more commanders) The American Revolutionary War (1775–1783), also... 1775 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...


Montgomery County is a suburban county northwest of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is part of the Delaware Valley and marks the region's northern border with the Lehigh Valley region of the state. Housing subdivision near Union, Kentucky, a suburb of Cincinnati, Ohio. ... Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Quaker City Motto: Philadelphia maneto (Let brotherly love continue) Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Mayor John F. Street (D) Area    - City 369. ... The Delaware Valley, also known as the Philadelphia-Camden-Vineland, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Combined Statistical Area, is named for the Delaware River which flows through the region. ... Counties comprising the Lehigh Valley region of eastern Pennsylvania For the railroad company, see Lehigh Valley Railroad. ...


It is the third largest county in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania by population. It is also the 44th wealthiest county in the country. To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...

Contents

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,262 km² (487 mi²). 1,251 km² (483 mi²) of it is land and 11 km² (4 mi²) of it (0.89%) is water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ...


Adjacent counties

Lehigh County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Philadelphia County is a county located in the U.S. State of Pennsylvania. ... Delaware County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Chester County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Berks County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ...

Demographics

As of the census² of 2000, there were 750,097 people, 286,098 households, and 197,693 families residing in the county. The population density was 599/km² (1,553/mi²). There were 297,434 housing units at an average density of 238 units/km² (616 units/mi²). The racial makeup of the county was: 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of encyclopedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...

Montgomery County is home to large and growing African American, Korean, Puerto Rican and Indian populations. The county has the second largest foreign-born population in the region.[1] The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The terms multiracial, biracial and mixed-race describe people whose ancestors are not of a single race. ... Race, as defined by the United States Census Bureau and the Federal Office of Management and Budget, is a self-identification data item in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... An African American (also Afro-American, Black American, or simply black) is a member of an ethnic group in the United States whose ancestors, usually in predominant part, were indigenous to Africa. ...


There were 286,098 households out of which 32.00% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.20% were married couples living together, 8.80% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.90% were non-families. 25.60% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.90% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.54 and the average family size was 3.09. Matrimony redirects here. ...


In the county, the population was spread out with 24.10% under the age of 18, 7.10% from 18 to 24, 30.50% from 25 to 44, 23.40% from 45 to 64, and 14.90% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 93.60 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.00 males.


The median income for a household in the county was $60,829, and the median income for a family was $72,183. Males had a median income of $48,698 versus $35,089 for females. The per capita income for the county was $30,898. About 2.80% of families and 4.40% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.60% of those under age 18 and 5.10% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Economy

Montgomery County is a suburb of Philadelphia and consequently, many of its residents work in the city. However, Montco is also a major employment center with large business parks in Lansdale, Fort Washington, Horsham and King of Prussia which attract thousands of workers from all over the region. The strong job base and taxes generated by those jobs have resulted in Montgomery County receiving the highest credit rating of 'AAA' from Standard & Poor's, one of less than 30 counties in the nation with such a rating. Lansdale is also the surname of a famous American author Joe R. Lansdale. ... Hillside houses in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania Fort Washington is an unincorporated census-designated place and suburb of Philadelphia in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Horsham is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... King of Prussia is an unincorporated community in Upper Merion Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Publications Standard & Poors publishes a weekly (48 times a year) stock market analysis newsletter called The Outlook, which is issued both in print and online to subscribers. ...


Major employers include:

Because of the number of high-tech companies in the region it has the nick-name "Silicon Valley Forge" or "Philicon Valley."[citation needed] Aetna (Aetna Inc. ... Safeway Inc. ... Thomas Jefferson University offers courses in medicine and related fields, including research. ... Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) is a global American pharmaceutical, medical devices and consumer packaged goods manufacturer founded in 1886. ... McNeil Consumer & Specialty Pharmaceuticals, a division of Johnson & Johnson, markets over-the-counter and prescription pharmaceuticals including complete lines of Tylenol® (acetaminophen) and Motrin® IB (ibuprofen) products for adults and children. ... Lockheed/BAE/Northrop F-35 Lockheed Trident missile C-130 Hercules; in production since the 1950s, now as the C-130J Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is an aerospace manufacturer formed in 1995 by the merger of Lockheed Corporation with Martin Marietta. ... Merck & Co. ... Motorola (NYSE: MOT) is an American international communications company based in Schaumburg, Illinois, a Chicago suburb. ... This article refers to Prudential Financial, based in the United States. ... Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX) is one of the leading providers of clinical laboratory services in the United States. ... Rohm and Haas is a special materials manufacturing company based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ...


Population growth

Montgomery County's population grew about 10.6% as of the 2000 census with much of the growth in the western part of the county. Much of the growth is attributable to population shifts in the region. [2]Also, Montgomery County receives a large amount of immigrants, and many migrants from other urban areas, looking for cheaper real estate compared to their areas. Montgomery County provides many expressways to Philadelphia, New Jersey, and many other places in Pennsylvania. Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the City That Loves You Back, the Quaker City, The Birthplace of America Motto: Philadelphia maneto - Let brotherly love continue Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Mayor John F. Street (D... Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ...


Politics

Presidential elections results
Year GOP Dems
2004 44.0% 174,741 55.6% 222,048
2000 43.8% 145,623 53.5% 177,990
1996 41.2% 121,047 48.9% 143,664
1992 39.5% 125,704 42.9% 136,572
1988 60.2% 170,294 38.8% 109,834
1984 64.2% 181,426 35.3% 99,741
1980 57.8% 156,996 31.0% 84,289
1976 56.9% 155,480 41.2% 112,644
1972 64.3% 173,662 34.1% 91,959
1968 54.3% 141,621 39.3% 102,464
1964 43.0% 102,714 56.7% 135,657
1960 60.7% 142,796 39.2% 92,212

As of November 2006, there are 543,939 registered voters in Montgomery County [3]. This article is about the modern United States Republican Party. ... The Democratic Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States; the other being the Republican Party. ... Presidential election results map. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... The election was held on November 8, 1988. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... Presidential electoral votes by state. ... November 2006 is the eleventh month of that year and has yet to occur. ...

While Republicans have dominated county politics, the Democratic Party has made significant gains in the county over the last 20 years. Most county-level offices are held by Republicans. However, the Republican Presidential candidate has not won Montco since 1988. In addition, the traditionally-Republican 13th Congressional District has been won by the Democrats in five of the last seven elections. Democrats have also won significant elections for the Pennsylvania General Assembly in recent years, including two GOP-leaning State House districts in 2004, the 148th with Mike Gerber and the 153rd with Josh Shapiro. The Democratic Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States; the other being the Republican Party. ... GOP redirects here. ... In United States politics, the Green Party has been active as a third party since the 1980s. ... The Libertarian Party is an American political party founded in 1971. ... The 13th Congressional District of Pennsylvania is located in southeastern Pennsylvania covering eastern Montgomery County and Northeast Philadelphia. ... Capitol Building The Pennsylvania General Assembly is the U.S. state of Pennsylvanias legislative branch, seated at the states capital, Harrisburg. ... The Pennsylvania House of Representatives is one of two co-equal houses of the Pennsylvania General Assembly, the legislature of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ...


Montgomery County is governed by a three-person County Commission. The current composition is two Republicans and one Democrat. By law, the County Commission must have one member of the minority party represented. The next elections for Commissioner are in 2007.


The current commissioners are:

  • Thomas Jay Ellis - Chair - (R)
  • Jim Matthews - (R)
  • Ruth Damsker - (D)

Montgomery County contains parts of six Congressional Districts: the 2nd, 6th, 7th, 8th, 13th, and 15th. James R. Matthews is an elected public official in Pennsylvania. ... Pennsylvanias second district includes West Philadelphia, North Philadelphia, Chestnut Hill and Cheltenham Township in Montgomery County The district has an overwhelming Democratic majority. ... The 6th Congressional District was substantially redrawn in the 2002 redistricting. ... Pennsylvanias 7th congressional district is one of Pennsylvanias voting districts for the United States House of Representatives. ... Pennsylvania District 16 of the United States House of Representatives is a Congressional district that serves Bucks County, along with a small portion of Montgomery County and northeast Philadelphia, in Pennsylvania. ... The 13th Congressional District of Pennsylvania is located in southeastern Pennsylvania covering eastern Montgomery County and Northeast Philadelphia. ... Pennsylvanias Congressional Fifteenth District (the fighting fifteenth) is located in eastern Pennsylvania, comprising all or parts of Lehigh, Northampton , Montgomery and Berks counties. ...


Municipalities

Map of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania with Municipal Labels showing Boroughs (red), Townships (white), and Census-designated places (blue).

Under Pennsylvania law, there are four types of incorporated municipalities: cities, boroughs, townships, and, in at most two cases, towns. The following boroughs and townships are located in Montgomery County: Image File history File links Download high resolution version (932x819, 118 KB) Summary Licensing File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Montgomery County, Pennsylvania East Greenville, Pennsylvania Green Lane, Pennsylvania Marlborough Township, Pennsylvania Pennsburg, Pennsylvania Red Hill... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (932x819, 118 KB) Summary Licensing File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Montgomery County, Pennsylvania East Greenville, Pennsylvania Green Lane, Pennsylvania Marlborough Township, Pennsylvania Pennsburg, Pennsylvania Red Hill... List of cities in Pennsylvania, arranged in alphabetical order. ... List of towns and boroughs in Pennsylvania, arranged in alphabetical order. ... List of towns and boroughs in Pennsylvania, arranged in alphabetical order. ...


Boroughs

Ambler is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 16 miles (26 km) northwest of Philadelphia. ... Bridgeport is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Bryn Athyn is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Collegeville is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 25 miles (40 km) northwest of Philadelphia on the Perkiomen Creek. ... Conshohocken is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... East Greenville is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Map of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania with Municipal Labels showing Boroughs (red), Townships (white), and Census-designated places (blue). ... York Road Northbound, Hatboro, PA Hatboro is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Hatfield is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Jenkintown is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, ten miles (16 km) north of Philadelphia. ... Lansdale is also the surname of a famous American author Joe R. Lansdale. ... Narberth is a borough in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Norristown is a home rule municipality located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 17 miles (27 km) west by north of Philadelphia, on the Schuylkill River, USA. It formerly was a borough operating under Pennsyvanias borough code, its official name is The Borough of Norristown and it is frequently referred to... North Wales is a borough in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Pennsburg is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Pottstown is a borough in Montgomery County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Map of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania with Municipal Labels showing Boroughs (red), Townships (white), and Census-designated places (blue). ... Rockledge is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Royersford is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Schwenksville is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Souderton is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Telford is a borough located in Pennsylvania. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Trappe is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... West Conshohocken is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ...

Townships

Abington Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Cheltenham Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Douglass Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... East Norriton Township is a census-designated place and township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Franconia Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Hatfield Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Horsham Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Limerick Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lower Frederick Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lower Gwynedd Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lower Merion Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania and part of the Pennsylvania Main Line. ... Lower Moreland Township is a township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Lower Pottsgrove Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lower Providence Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lower Salford Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Marlborough Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Montgomery Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... New Hanover Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Perkiomen Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Plymouth Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Salford Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Skippack Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Springfield Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Towamencin Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Dublin Township is an upper middle class township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Upper Frederick Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Gwynedd Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Hanover Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Merion Township is a township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Upper Moreland Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Pottsgrove Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Providence Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Salford Township is a township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... West Norriton Township is a census-designated place and township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... West Pottsgrove Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Whitemarsh Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Whitpain Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Worcester Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ...

Communities and Census-Designated Places

Census-designated places are geographical areas designated by the U.S. Census Bureau for the purposes of compiling demographic data. They are not actual jurisdictions under Pennsylvania law. Other unincorporated communities, such as villages, may be listed here as well. A census-designated place (CDP) is an area identified by the United States Census Bureau for statistical reporting. ... The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ...

Ardmore is an unincorporated community in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Audubon is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Bala Cynwyd is a village in Lower Merion Township which is located in the Main Line in southeastern Pennsylvania, near Philadelphia. ... Bethayres is a small village in Lower Moreland Township, Pennsylvania. ... Blue Bell is a census-designated place located in Whitpain Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Bryn Mawr is in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania and Delaware County, Pennsylvania, just west of Philadelphia, along U.S. Highway Route 30 (Lancaster Avenue). ... Dresher is a community located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA. As of the 2000 census, the community had a total population of 5,610. ... Eagleville is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Elkins Park is a unincorporated community, portions of which are located in both Cheltenham Township, Pennsylvania and Abington Township, Pennsylvania in the suburbs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... Evansburg is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Flourtown is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Hillside houses in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania Fort Washington is an unincorporated census-designated place and suburb of Philadelphia in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Gilbertsville is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Gladwyne is a very affluent suburb of Philadelphia located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Glenside is a census-designated place (CDP) in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Halfway House is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Harleysville is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... King of Prussia is an unincorporated community in Upper Merion Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Kulpsville is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lafayette Hill is a small unincorporated community in Whitemarsh Township, Montgomery County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Maple Glen is a census-designated place (CDP) in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Melrose Park is a town in Cheltenham township. ... Merion is a community in Pennsylvania state of the United States. ... Montgomeryville is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Oreland is a census-designated place (CDP) in Springfield Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, just outside of the Chestnut Hill area of Philadelphia, with a ZIP code of 19075. ... Penn Wynne is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Plymouth Meeting is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Pottsgrove is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Rosemont is a community in Pennsylvania on the Pennsylvania Main Line lying partly in Radnor Township, Pennsylvania and partly in Lower Merion Township, Pennsylvania. ... Sanatoga is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Skippack is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Spring House is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Spring Mount is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Stowe is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Trooper is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Villanova is an unincorporated community in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Willow Grove is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, about 10 miles north of Philadelphia. ... Wyncote is a census-designated place located in Cheltenham Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Wyndmoor is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ...

Education

Colleges and universities

Map of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Public School Districts
Map of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Public School Districts

Arcadia University is a private liberal arts university located in Glenside, Pennsylvania, on the outskirts of Philadelphia. ... Bryn Mawr is also the name of an official neighborhood of the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota. ... Gwynedd-Mercy College is an independent, co-educational institution located in Gwynedd Valley of Lower Gwynedd Township, PA, 25 miles northwest of downtown Philadelphia. ... Montgomery County Community College, also known as MCCC, Montco, or MC3; is a 2-year college offering Associate degrees and technical certification in numerous fields. ... The Pennsylvania College of Optometry [ PCO] is one of the oldest optometry schools training Doctors and throughout most of the 20th century has been a leader in both training and research. ... It has been suggested that University Park, Pennsylvania be merged into this article or section. ... Abington Township, Pennsylvania may refer to— North Abington Township, Pennsylvania West Abington Township, Pennsylvania South Abington Township, Pennsylvania This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Rosemont College is a womens college located in Rosemont, Pennsylvania. ... Temple University is a university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... Ambler is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 16 miles (26 km) northwest of Philadelphia. ... Hillside houses in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania Fort Washington is an unincorporated census-designated place and suburb of Philadelphia in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Ursinus College is a small, coeducational, liberal arts college in Collegeville, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Image File history File links Map_of_Montgomery_County_Pennsylvania_School_Districts. ... Image File history File links Map_of_Montgomery_County_Pennsylvania_School_Districts. ...

Public School Districts

Colonial School District is a name shared by several school districts in the United States. ... The Hatboro-Horsham School District is located in Montgomery County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Lower Merion High School is where NBA superstar Kobe Bryant attended before heading into professional basketball. ... The North Penn School District is a comprehensive regional public school district that consists of twelve elementary schools, three middle schools, and one high school. ... Seal of the Upper Dublin School District (UDSD) Map of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Public School Districts. ... Upper Moreland School District is located in Upper Moreland Township, Montgomery County in the northern suburbs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The Upper Perkiomen School District is located in the northwest corner of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ...

Private secondary schools

Coventry Christian Schools (CCS) is a Pennsylvania K-12 school founded by superintendent Mark E. Niehls. ... Friends Central School (FCS) is a Religious Society of Friends (Quaker) school located in Wynnewood, a section of Lower Merion Township, Pennsylvania. ... Germantown Academy is Americas oldest nonsectarian day school, founded on December 6, 1759 (originally named the Germantown Union School). Germantown Academy (also referred to as GA) is now a K-12 school in the Fort Washington suburb of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, having moved from its original Germantown campus in... The Hill School (The Hill) is an American boarding school for boys and girls in grades nine through twelve. ... La Salle College High School founded in 1858, is an independent, Catholic, college preparatory school for boys located in Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania, just outside Philadelphia. ...

Night Schools/Adult Education

  • Cheltenham Township Adult School

External links

  • Official Montgomery County web site
Municipalities and communities of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
(County seat: Norristown)
Boroughs Ambler | Bridgeport | Bryn Athyn | Collegeville | Conshohocken | East Greenville | Green Lane | Hatboro | Hatfield | Jenkintown | Lansdale | Narberth | Norristown | North Wales | Pennsburg | Pottstown | Red Hill | Rockledge | Royersford | Schwenksville | Souderton | Telford | Trappe | West Conshohocken
Townships Abington | Cheltenham | Douglass | East Norriton | Franconia | Hatfield | Horsham | Limerick | Lower Frederick | Lower Gwynedd | Lower Merion | Lower Moreland | Lower Pottsgrove | Lower Providence | Lower Salford | Marlborough | Montgomery | New Hanover | Perkiomen | Plymouth | Salford | Skippack | Springfield | Towamencin | Upper Dublin | Upper Frederick | Upper Gwynedd | Upper Hanover | Upper Merion | Upper Moreland | Upper Pottsgrove | Upper Providence | Upper Salford | West Norriton | West Pottsgrove | Whitemarsh | Whitpain | Worcester
Communities and CDPs Ardmore | Audubon | Bala Cynwyd | Bethayres | Blue Bell | Bryn Mawr | Dresher | Eagleville | Elkins Park | Evansburg | Flourtown | Fort Washington | Gilbertsville | Gladwyne | Glenside | Halfway House | Harleysville | Horsham | King of Prussia | Kulpsville | Lafayette Hill | Maple Glen | Melrose Park | Merion | Montgomeryville | Oreland | Penn Wynne | Plymouth Meeting | Pottsgrove | Rosemont | Sanatoga | Skippack | Spring House | Spring Mount | Stowe | Trooper | Villanova | Willow Grove | Wyncote | Wyndmoor
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Cities | Government | History | Pennsylvanians Image File history File links Map_of_Pennsylvania_highlighting_Montgomery_County. ... A municipality or general-purpose district (compare with: special-purpose district) is an administrative local area generally composed of a clearly defined territory and commonly referring to a city, town, or village government. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with unincorporated. ... Official language(s) None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Area  Ranked 33rd  - Total 46,055 sq mi (119,283 km²)  - Width 160 miles (255 km)  - Length 280 miles (455 km)  - % water 2. ... A county seat is a term for an administrative center for a county, primarily used in the United States. ... Norristown is a home rule municipality located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 17 miles (27 km) west by north of Philadelphia, on the Schuylkill River, USA. It formerly was a borough operating under Pennsyvanias borough code, its official name is The Borough of Norristown and it is frequently referred to... A borough is an administrative division used in various countries. ... Ambler is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 16 miles (26 km) northwest of Philadelphia. ... Bridgeport is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Bryn Athyn is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Collegeville is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 25 miles (40 km) northwest of Philadelphia on the Perkiomen Creek. ... Conshohocken is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... East Greenville is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Map of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania with Municipal Labels showing Boroughs (red), Townships (white), and Census-designated places (blue). ... York Road Northbound, Hatboro, PA Hatboro is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Hatfield is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Jenkintown is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, ten miles (16 km) north of Philadelphia. ... Lansdale is also the surname of a famous American author Joe R. Lansdale. ... Narberth is a borough in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Norristown is a home rule municipality located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, 17 miles (27 km) west by north of Philadelphia, on the Schuylkill River, USA. It formerly was a borough operating under Pennsyvanias borough code, its official name is The Borough of Norristown and it is frequently referred to... North Wales is a borough in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Pennsburg is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Pottstown is a borough in Montgomery County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Map of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania with Municipal Labels showing Boroughs (red), Townships (white), and Census-designated places (blue). ... Rockledge is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Royersford is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Schwenksville is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Souderton is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Telford is a borough located in Pennsylvania. ... Trappe is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... West Conshohocken is a borough located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... A civil township is a widely-used unit of local government in the United States, subordinate to a county. ... Abington Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Cheltenham Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Douglass Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... East Norriton Township is a census-designated place and township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Franconia Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Hatfield Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Horsham Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Limerick Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lower Frederick Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lower Gwynedd Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lower Merion Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania and part of the Pennsylvania Main Line. ... Lower Moreland Township is a township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Lower Pottsgrove Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lower Providence Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lower Salford Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Marlborough Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Montgomery Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... New Hanover Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Perkiomen Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Plymouth Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Salford Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Skippack Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Springfield Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Towamencin Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Dublin Township is an upper middle class township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Upper Frederick Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Gwynedd Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Hanover Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Merion Township is a township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Upper Moreland Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Pottsgrove Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Providence Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Upper Salford Township is a township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... West Norriton Township is a census-designated place and township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... West Pottsgrove Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Whitemarsh Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Whitpain Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Worcester Township is a township located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with unincorporated. ... A census-designated place (CDP) is an area identified by the United States Census Bureau for statistical reporting. ... Ardmore is an unincorporated community in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Audubon is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Bala Cynwyd is a village in Lower Merion Township which is located in the Main Line in southeastern Pennsylvania, near Philadelphia. ... Bethayres is a small village in Lower Moreland Township, Pennsylvania. ... Blue Bell is a census-designated place located in Whitpain Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Bryn Mawr is in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania and Delaware County, Pennsylvania, just west of Philadelphia, along U.S. Highway Route 30 (Lancaster Avenue). ... Dresher is a community located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA. As of the 2000 census, the community had a total population of 5,610. ... Eagleville is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Elkins Park is a unincorporated community, portions of which are located in both Cheltenham Township, Pennsylvania and Abington Township, Pennsylvania in the suburbs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... Evansburg is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Flourtown is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Hillside houses in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania Fort Washington is an unincorporated census-designated place and suburb of Philadelphia in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Gilbertsville is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Gladwyne is a very affluent suburb of Philadelphia located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Glenside is a census-designated place (CDP) in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Halfway House is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Harleysville is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Horsham is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... King of Prussia is an unincorporated community in Upper Merion Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Kulpsville is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Lafayette Hill is a small unincorporated community in Whitemarsh Township, Montgomery County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Maple Glen is a census-designated place (CDP) in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. ... Melrose Park is a town in Cheltenham township. ... Merion is a community in Pennsylvania state of the United States. ... Montgomeryville is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Oreland is a census-designated place (CDP) in Springfield Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, just outside of the Chestnut Hill area of Philadelphia, with a ZIP code of 19075. ... Penn Wynne is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Plymouth Meeting is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Pottsgrove is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Rosemont is a community in Pennsylvania on the Pennsylvania Main Line lying partly in Radnor Township, Pennsylvania and partly in Lower Merion Township, Pennsylvania. ... Sanatoga is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Skippack is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Spring House is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Spring Mount is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Stowe is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Trooper is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Villanova is an unincorporated community in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Willow Grove is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, about 10 miles north of Philadelphia. ... Wyncote is a census-designated place located in Cheltenham Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Wyndmoor is a census-designated place located in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Pennsylvania. ... This article or section may be confusing or unclear for some readers, and should be edited to rectify this. ... Official language(s) None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Area  Ranked 33rd  - Total 46,055 sq mi (119,283 km²)  - Width 160 miles (255 km)  - Length 280 miles (455 km)  - % water 2. ... List of cities in Pennsylvania, arranged in alphabetical order. ... The History of Pennsylvania is as varied as any in the American experience and reflects the melting pot vision of the United States. ... This is a list of prominent people from Pennsylvania, in the United States. ...

Capital

Harrisburg Independence Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, site of first U.S. capital. ... Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Dauphin Incorporated 1791 Charter 1860 Mayor Stephen R. Reed (D) Area    - City 26. ...

Metropolitan areas

Allentown–Bethlehem–Easton | Altoona | Erie | Harrisburg–Carlisle–Lebanon | Johnstown | Lancaster | Philadelphia | Pittsburgh | Reading | Scranton-Wilkes-Barre | State College | Williamsport | York-Hanover Pennsylvania has 14 metropolitan areas (MSAs) and 4 combined statistical areas (CSAs) defined by the United States Census Bureau. ... The Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ metropolitan area is the 63rd largest Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in the United States. ... Map Political Statistics Founded 1849 Incorporated Borough:February 6, 1854 City: April 3, 1867 County Blair County Mayor Wayne Hippo Geographic Statistics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 25. ... Nickname: The Gem City;The Flagship City Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: County Erie County Founded 1795 Mayor Joseph Sinnott Area    - City 72. ... The Harrisburg-Carlisle-Lebanon, PA metropolitan area is the 94th largest Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in the United States and the 53rd largest Combined Statistical Area (CSA) in the United States. ... Nickname: Flood City Location Location of Johnstown within Pennsylvania. ... Nickname: The Red Rose City Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Lancaster Founded 1730 Incorporated March 10, 1818 Mayor Rick Gray (D) Area    - City 19. ... Delaware Valley is the name of the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-Atlantic City, New Jersey-Wilmington, Delaware Consolidated Metropolitan Statistical Area. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: Country United States State Pennsylvania County Berks County Founded 1748 Mayor Thomas McMahon Area    - City 26. ... The City of Scranton is the county seat of Lackawanna CountyGR6 in Northeastern Pennsylvania, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 76,415 (2003 estimate: 74,320). ... Nickname: The Diamond City Motto: Pattern After Us Coordinates: Country  State   County United States  Pennsylvania   Luzerne Founded Incorporated  Borough  City 1769  1806  1871 Mayor Thomas M. Leighton (D) Area    - City 18. ... Downtown State College, during 2005 Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts State College, Pennsylvania, is a borough -- and more generally used, the borough and surrounding townships -- in Centre County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Map of Lycoming County, Pennsylvania highlighting Williamsport Williamsport is a city in and the county seat of Lycoming CountyGR6, Pennsylvania in the United States. ... Nickname: The White Rose City Coordinates , Government Country  State   County United States  Pennsylvania   York Incorporated  Borough  City  September 24, 1787  January 11, 1887 Mayor John Brenner Geographical characteristics Area     City 13. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...

Regions

Allegheny National Forest | Coal Region | Cumberland Valley | Delaware Valley | Dutch Country | Endless Mountains | Happy Valley | Pennsylvania Highlands | Laurel Highlands | Lehigh Valley | Northeast | Northern Tier | Northwest Region | The Poconos | Susquehanna Valley | Wyoming Valley | Western Pennsylvania This list of regions of the United States includes official (governmental) and non-official areas within the borders of the United States, not including U.S. states, the federal district of Washington, D.C. or standard subentities such as cities or counties. ... The Allegheny National Forest is a National Forest located in northwestern Pennsylvania. ... Counties of the Coal Region of Pennsylvania, known for anthracite mining. ... Cumberland Valley Township is a township located in Bedford County, Pennsylvania. ... The Delaware Valley, also known as the Philadelphia-Camden-Vineland, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metropolitan Combined Statistical Area, is named for the Delaware River which flows through the region. ... Pennsylvania Dutch Country refers to an area of southeastern Pennsylvania that has a high percentage of Amish, Mennonite and Fancy Dutch inhabitants and where the Pennsylvania German language was historically common. ... The Endless Mountains are a chain of mountains in northeastern Pennsylvania. ... For other locations called Happy Valley, see the Happy Valley article. ... Counties comprising the Pennsylvania Highlands Region The Pennsylvania Highlands region is a section of the Appalachian Mountains located in Eastern Pennsylvania frequently cited as a candidate for extensive ecological preservation. ... The Laurel Highlands, in Southwestern Pennsylvania in the USA, encompasses Fayette County, Somerset County and Westmoreland County. ... Counties comprising the Lehigh Valley region of eastern Pennsylvania For the railroad company, see Lehigh Valley Railroad. ... This mountainous area of Pennsylvania includes the Pocono Mountains, the Endless Mountains and former anthracite coal mining cities and towns, including Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, Hazleton, Pittston and Carbondale. ... Wikipedia also has an article on Northern Tier National High Adventure Bases Counties comprising the Northern Tier Region of Pennsylvania The Northern Tier is a geographic region consisting of five rural counties in north-central Pennsylvania. ... This article is about the region in Pennsylvania. ... Pennsylvanias Pocono region counties The Poconos, or the Pocono Mountains region, is a mountainous region of about 2,400 square miles (6,200 km²) located in northeastern Pennsylvania, approximately 30 miles north of Allentown, in the United States. ... The Susquehanna River is a river in the northeastern United States, approximately 410 mi (715 km) long. ... A lesser-known Wyoming Valley exists in western New York in Wyoming County, where the valley of Oatka Creek is commonly known as the Wyoming Valley and includes the villages of Wyoming and Warsaw. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ...

Counties

Adams | Allegheny | Armstrong | Beaver | Bedford | Berks | Blair | Bradford | Bucks | Butler | Cambria | Cameron | Carbon | Centre | Chester | Clarion | Clearfield | Clinton | Columbia | Crawford | Cumberland | Dauphin | Delaware | Elk | Erie | Fayette | Forest | Franklin | Fulton | Greene | Huntingdon | Indiana | Jefferson | Juniata | Lackawanna | Lancaster | Lawrence | Lebanon | Lehigh | Luzerne | Lycoming | McKean | Mercer | Mifflin | Monroe | Montgomery | Montour | Northampton | Northumberland | Perry | Philadelphia | Pike | Potter | Schuylkill | Snyder | Somerset | Sullivan | Susquehanna | Tioga | Union | Venango | Warren | Washington | Wayne | Westmoreland | Wyoming | York List of Pennsylvania counties: Pennsylvania counties Adams County, formed in 1800 from parts of York County. ... Adams County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed January 22, 1800 Seat Pittsburgh Area  - Total  - Water 1,929 km² (745 mi²) 38 km² (15 mi²) 1. ... Armstrong County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Beaver County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... DONT beleive anything on this page! ppl can change it anytime they want to! im a kid and i am changing it right now!! luv yall!! PENNSYLVANIA ROCKS!!!! VENANGO COUNTY ROCKS TOO!!!! Bedford County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Berks County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Blair County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Bradford County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Butler County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Cambria County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Cameron County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Carbon County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Centre County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Chester County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Clarion County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Clearfield County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Clinton County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Crawford County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Cumberland County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania and is one of four counties comprising the greater Harrisburg metropolitan area. ... Dauphin County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania and is one of four counties comprising the greater Harrisburg metropolitan area. ... Delaware County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Elk County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Erie County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed September 26, 1783 Seat Uniontown Area  - Total  - Water 2,067 km² (798 mi²) 20 km² (8 mi²) 0. ... Forest County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Franklin County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Fulton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Greene County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Huntingdon County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Indiana County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Jefferson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Juniata County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Lackawanna County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Lancaster County is a county located in the south-central portion of the state of Pennsylvania in the Susquehanna Valley. ... Lawrence County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Lehigh County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed Seat Wilkes-Barre Area  - Total  - Water 2,349 km² (907 mi²) 42 km² (16 mi²) 1. ... Lycoming County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... McKean County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Mercer County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Mifflin County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Monroe County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania, named for President James Monroe. ... Montour County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Location in the state of Pennsylvania Formed 1752 Seat Easton Area  - Total  - Water 977 km² (377 mi²) 9 km² (4 mi²) 0. ... Northumberland County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Perry County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Philadelphia County is a county located in the U.S. State of Pennsylvania. ... Pike County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Potter County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Schuylkill County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania on the Schuylkill River. ... Snyder County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Somerset County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Sullivan County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Susquehanna County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Tioga County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Union County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Venango County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Warren County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania. ... Washington County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Wayne County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Westmoreland County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... Wyoming County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... York County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ...


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Montgomery County, Pennsylvania - definition of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania in Encyclopedia (346 words)
Montgomery County is a county located in the state of Pennsylvania.
Montgomery County is a suburban county northwest of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and part of the Delaware Valley area.
In the county, the population is spread out with 24.10% under the age of 18, 7.10% from 18 to 24, 30.50% from 25 to 44, 23.40% from 45 to 64, and 14.90% who are 65 years of age or older.
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (553 words)
The median income for a household in the county is $60,829, and the median income for a family is $72,183.
Montgomery County has always been a melting pot and continues to be.
As of November 2004, 47.6% of registered voters in Montgomery County are Republicans, 37.9% are Democrats, and 14.5% are other or unaffiliated.
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