West Chester
in Chester County of Pennsylvania, United States

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
39.961 and -75.608 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 39° 57' 39" and W -75° 36' 28"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - USD
Spoken languages:
English, Spanish, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:21 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: America/New_York
UTC/GMT offset: -10 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:35 am and 8:24 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-34.226 and 115.057 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hamelin Bay
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for United States in Northern America

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to United States.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United States. Last Update: 2020-05-30 07:22:10

Discover West Chester

West Chester in Chester County (Pennsylvania) with it's 19,842 citizens is a place in United States about 106 mi (or 171 km) north-east of Washington DC, the country's capital city.

Current time in West Chester is now 11:21 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / New York with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 12 airports near West Chester, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United States is New Castle Airport in a distance of 20 mi (or 31 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United States is Independence Hall in a distance of 40 mi (or 65 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We encountered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Wilmington, Media, Norristown, Salem and Elkton. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 66 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 42%
Air Pressure 1018 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 31st of May 2020

19°C (66 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Monday, 1st of June 2020

14°C (57 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 2nd of June 2020

26°C (79 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Sheraton Great Valley Hotel

Address
5,2 mi
707 EAST LANCASTER AVE
19355 Frazer
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


HOTEL WARNER

Address
0,1 mi
120 N. HIGH STREET
19380 West Chester
United States

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Home2 Suites by Hilton Downingtown Exton Route 30

Address
5,5 mi
975 East Lancaster Ave.
19335 Downingtown
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sonesta ES Suites Malvern

Address
7,3 mi
20 MOREHALL ROAD
19355 MALVERN
United States

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BEST WESTERN PLUS CONCORDVILLE

Address
6,8 mi
675 CONCHESTER HIGHWAY
19331 Concordville
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Staybridge Suites WILMINGTON - BRANDYWINE VALLEY

Address
6,6 mi
400 Evergreen Drive
19342 GLEN MILLS
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hampton Inn - Suites Chadds Ford

Address
6,4 mi
40 State Farm Drive
19342 Glen Mills
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BRANDYWINE RIVER HOTEL

Address
6,4 mi
ROUTE 1 AND ROUTE 100
19317 Chadds Ford
United States

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn Express FRAZER-MALVERN

Address
7,3 mi
1 Morehall Road
19355 FRAZER
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hampton Inn Philadelphia-Great Valley-Malvern PA

Address
5,3 mi
635 Lancaster Ave.
19355 Malvern
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

West Chester Railroad: Nathan Horns on ALCO Power

Published: April 07, 2015
Length: 35:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Penn Rail Videos

Penn Rail Videos presents you two unique Nathan Airchime horns being used at the West Chester Railroad. The first horn is a one-of-a-kind. This is a Nathan "P5-3L" It is an old cast Nathan...


West Chester Railroad - Alco C424 - Nathan Train Horn

Published: February 16, 2015
Length: 04:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Steve's Random Footage

West Chester Railroad - Alco C424 - Nathan Train Horn In this video, I am track side to capture a short clip of West Chester Railroads Alco C424 flying past me at Locksley Station as well...


West Chester Railroad: 1803 Wearing a Prime 920

Published: February 25, 2014
Length: 41:06 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Penn Rail Videos

In this video, we're back at the West Chester Railroad to capture the audio of another unique airhorn. This is a Gen. 1 Prime 920, which most likely came off of a Union Pacific engine, that...


Inside Tour of Oakbourne Mansion in West Chester, PA

Published: March 25, 2013
Length: 18:28 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Abandoned Steve

Remember, SUBSCRIBE, LIKE, COMMENT! Like me on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/SteveAbandonedExploration and twitter at https://twitter.com/AbandonedSteve This is my inside tour of ...


Historical Oakbourne Mansion in West Chester, PA

Published: March 17, 2013
Length: 39:40 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Abandoned Steve

Remember, SUBSCRIBE, LIKE, COMMENT! Like me on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/SteveAbandonedExploration and twitter at https://twitter.com/AbandonedSteve Althought not abandoned, ...


Severe Thunderstorms Producing Large Hail - West Chester, PA

Published: May 23, 2014
Length: 34:58 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Rick Rotondo

This is footage I shot in West Chester, PA during 2 Severe Thunderstorms. Hail to 1.5" diameter was produced during both events.


Hail in West Chester, PA - 5-22-14

Published: May 22, 2014
Length: 19:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: imbusion

I've seen hail before, but I'd never seen it quite like this. I stopped filming when it had calmed down and I ended up behind some buses that were turning around due to downed trees and power...


West Chester Railroad: Spring EMD Action!

Published: April 19, 2012
Length: 55:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Penn Rail Videos

On a beautiful spring afternoon, Penn Rail Videos was trackside at the West Chester Railroad. On this day, ex-B&O GP9 #6499 was motive power for the excursions, and performed nicely for our...


Tree Removal West Chester PA - 610-364-5116 - Strobert Tree Services Inc

Published: July 23, 2013
Length: 24:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: StrobertTreeInc

Removal West Chester PA - Strobert Tree Services Please visit http://www.stroberttree.com or call 610-364-5116 to schedule a free estimate with our friendly tree service technicians. Tree...


Pond Hockey- West Chester, PA

Published: December 14, 2013
Length: 27:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Brandon Weidemann

Nothing better than getting your boys out on the ice for some pond hockey. Filmed in late January of 2013 in West Chester, PA.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

West Chester, Pennsylvania

The Borough of West Chester is the county seat of Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 18,461 at the 2010 census. West Chester University of Pennsylvania is located in the borough. Valley Forge, the Brandywine Battlefield,Marsh Creek State Park, and other historical attractions are nearby. Longwood Gardens, Brandywine River Museum,Christian C. Sanderson Museum, and other cultural attractions are located near West Chester, PA.

Located at 39.9586, -75.605 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
CKY, University towns in the United States, County seats in Pennsylvania, Populated places established in 1760, West Chester, Pennsylvania, Boroughs in Chester County, Pennsylvania

Fairman's

Fairman's is a well-known skate, snow and surf shop located in West Chester, Pennsylvania in the United States.

Located at 39.9595, -75.6076 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Skateboarding, West Chester, Pennsylvania

West Chester University of Pennsylvania

West Chester University of Pennsylvania (WCUPA) is a public university located in West Chester, Pennsylvania, about 25 miles west of Philadelphia. It is one of the 14 state universities of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE). West Chester was ranked 69th in the Master's Universities (North) category by U.S. News & World Report for 2009. The school is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSACS).

Located at 39.9522, -75.6001 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, American Association of State Colleges and Universities, Universities and colleges in Pennsylvania, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, Eastern Pennsylvania Rugby Union, Educational institutions established in 1871, Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference, West Chester, Pennsylvania, Universities and colleges in Chester County, Pennsylvania, 1871 establishments in Pennsylvania

WCUR

91.7 WCUR FM The Curve, also known as West Chester University Radio, is a college radio station that broadcasts in the Philadelphia area via a transmitter that covers a 5-mile radius around West Chester University in West Chester, Pennsylvania. WCUR offers a wide variety of music, news, sports, and specialty programming. WCUR is considered a free format station, and it does not require that DJs play within certain parameters.

Located at 39.9507, -75.5991 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Radio stations in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, College radio stations in Pennsylvania, Radio stations established in 1999

West Chester Transportation Center

The West Chester Transportation Center is a bus terminal and parking garage in West Chester, Pennsylvania. The $1,250,000 transportation center, upon which construction began in October 2004, was opened in December 2005. It is located on Market Street across from the site of the Chester County Justice Center, which is currently being constructed. The SEPTA bus routes 92 and 104 started to run from the Transportation Center beginning February 13, 2006.

Located at 39.9579, -75.6074 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
SEPTA stations and terminals, Buildings and structures in Chester County, Pennsylvania, Transportation in Chester County, Pennsylvania, West Chester, Pennsylvania

West Chester Henderson High School (Pennsylvania)

Henderson High School is a high school located partially in West Chester and partially in West Goshen Township in Pennsylvania. Henderson is named after B. Reed Henderson and is one of the three high schools in the West Chester Area School District. It was one of the original high schools in the district. Henderson has recently finished an ongoing renovation of the entire school. Robert Sokolowski is the current principal.

Located at 39.9678, -75.5991 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Public high schools in Pennsylvania, Eastern Pennsylvania Rugby Union, Educational institutions established in 1866, Schools in Chester County, Pennsylvania

West Chester University (SEPTA station)

West Chester University is a former train station located on Nields Street in West Chester. The station was a stop on the Pennsylvania Railroad's (PRR) West Chester Line. It later became a part of SEPTA's R3 West Chester line. SEPTA discontinued regular passenger service in September 1986, due to deteriorating track conditions and Chester County's desire to expand facilities at Exton Station on SEPTA's Paoli/Thorndale Line.

Located at 39.9567, -75.5934 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations closed in 1986, SEPTA Regional Rail stations, Stations along Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington Railroad lines, Stations along Pennsylvania Railroad lines, Defunct railway stations in the United States, West Chester, Pennsylvania

West Chester (SEPTA station)

West Chester is a train station located on Market Street in West Chester, Pennsylvania. The station was a stop on the Pennsylvania Railroad's (PRR) West Chester Branch line. It later became a part of SEPTA's R3 West Chester line. SEPTA discontinued regular passenger service in September 1986, due to deteriorating track conditions and Chester County's desire to expand facilities at Exton Station on SEPTA's Paoli/Thorndale Line.

Located at 39.9609, -75.6004 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations closed in 1986, SEPTA Regional Rail stations, Stations along Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington Railroad lines, Stations along Pennsylvania Railroad lines, Defunct railway stations in the United States, West Chester, Pennsylvania

Strasburg Road

Strasburg Road was an early road in Pennsylvania connecting Philadelphia to Strasburg in Lancaster County. The route was surveyed by John Sellers and others in 1772-3 under the colonial administration of Governor Richard Penn and completed under the new administration of the independent state of Pennsylvania.

Located at 39.9603, -75.6056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Historic trails and roads in Pennsylvania

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2020

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