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Chichester, Pennsylvania

Chichester
Settlement
Location of Chichester School District in Delaware County
Motto: The Cornerstone of Pennsylvania
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Delaware
Center Boothwyn
 - coordinates 50|06|N|75|26|40|W|type:city_region:US-PA name=

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Area 10.8 sq mi (28 km2)
 - land 10 sq mi (26 km2)
 - water .8 sq mi (2 km2), 7.41%
Population 24,648 (2000)
Density 2,282.2 / sq mi (881.2 / km2)
Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP Code 19061
Area code 610/484
Location of Chichester in Pennsylvania
Website: http://www.upperchichester.org/

Chichester /ˈ.ɛs.tər/ is in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA and contains the Township of Upper Chichester, the Borough of Marcus Hook, the Township of Lower Chichester, and the Borough of Trainer. Contained within these areas are Marcus Hook, Trainer, Linwood (Lower Chichester Township), Boothwyn (Upper Chichester Township), Ogden (Upper Chichester Township), and Twin Oaks (Upper Chichester Township).

Geography

Boothwyn is located at 39°50′6″N 75°26′40″W / 39.83500°N 75.44444°W / 39.83500; -75.44444 (39.835115, -75.444507).

Ogden is located at 39°49′39″N 75°27′09″W / 39.82750°N 75.45250°W / 39.82750; -75.45250 (39.82744 -75.452503).

Twin Oaks is located at 39°50′21″N 75°25′20″W / 39.83917°N 75.42222°W / 39.83917; -75.42222 (39.839123,-75.422173).

Linwood is located at 39°49′33″N 75°25′22″W / 39.82583°N 75.42278°W / 39.82583; -75.42278 (39.825945, -75.422808).

Marcus Hook is located at 39°49′6″N 75°24′56″W / 39.81833°N 75.41556°W / 39.81833; -75.41556 (39.818212, -75.415561).

Trainer is located at 39°49′43″N 75°24′13″W / 39.82861°N 75.40361°W / 39.82861; -75.40361 (39.828612, -75.403599).

Boothwyn, Reliance, and Ogden fire companies are all located in and serve Upper Chichester Township.

The Lower Chichester Fire Company is located in and serves Linwood, PA.

The Marcus Hook-Trainer Fire Company server both Marcus Hook and Trainer.

The Sun Oil Fire Company is located in The Sun Oil Refinery in Marcus Hook.

Adjacent areas

Educational system

Chichester is the only part of Holy Saviour St. John Fisher School is located within district.

References

http://www.chichesterhistory.org/


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