Havertown, Pennsylvania

Havertown is a residential suburban unincorporated community in Haverford Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States, approximately 9 miles west of the center of Philadelphia. Havertown's ZIP Code is 19083 and "Havertown" is a postal address. The name "Havertown" was coined by the U.S. Post Office and came into use on January 1, 1946.[1] Before then, each constituent community was known by its local name: Bon Air, Brookline, Penfield, Beechwood, Llanerch, Manoa, Oakmont, Coopertown, Ardmore. Under William Penn's land divisions these communities were part of the Welsh Tract and comprised the area known as Harford, a Welsh contraction of Haverford.[2]

Havertown
Unincorporated community
Havertown
Location of Havertown in Pennsylvania
Havertown
Havertown (the United States)
Coordinates: 39°58′51″N 75°18′31″W
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyDelaware
TownshipHaverford
Founded1681
Elevation
276 ft (84 m)
Time zoneUTC−5 (EST)
  Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP Code
19083
Area codes610 and 484
Haverford Township 1681

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