Cheltenham, Pennsylvania

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Cheltenham
Unincorporated community
Neighborhood of Cheltenham Township
Rowland House, ca. 1774
Rowland House, ca. 1774
Motto(s): The Pride of the East Side
Cheltenham is located in Pennsylvania
Cheltenham
Cheltenham
Location of Cheltenham in Pennsylvania
Cheltenham is located in the US
Cheltenham
Cheltenham
Cheltenham (the US)
Coordinates: 40°3′39″N 75°5′39″W / 40.06083°N 75.09417°W / 40.06083; -75.09417Coordinates: 40°3′39″N 75°5′39″W / 40.06083°N 75.09417°W / 40.06083; -75.09417
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
County Montgomery
Township Cheltenham
Area
 • Total0.707 sq mi (1.83 km2)
 • Land0.707 sq mi (1.83 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation125 ft (38 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total4,810
 • Density6,800/sq mi (2,600/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern Standard Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (Eastern Daylight Time)
ZIP Code19012
Area code(s)215 and 267

Cheltenham is an unincorporated community in Cheltenham Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States, with a ZIP code of 19012. It located directly over the city line (Cheltenham Avenue) of Philadelphia. It also borders Northeast Philadelphia over the Fox Chase Line on the east and over Cottman Avenue (PA 73) on the north side.

By the mid-1980s, many Korean Americans moved out of Logan and moved into Cheltenham and other communities.[1]

Cheltenham is represented by Brendan Boyle in the 13th Congressional District.

As of 2016, Taiwanese airline EVA Air provides a private bus service to and from John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City for customers based in the Philadelphia area. It stops in Cheltenham.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kaufman, Marc. "'Koreatown': From Logan Into Olney." The Philadelphia Inquirer. July 13, 1986. 1. Retrieved on July 31, 2011.
  2. ^ "Service to Connect PA & NJ." EVA Air. Retrieved on February 29, 2016.