Monday, October 1, 2018

The 1920 Delaware County Census, look at the totals !!

 
This is the Sneath's Corner one room school house, any guesses on where it used to be? Now a major intersection. 
 
 

 DARBY, LARGEST BOROUGH, POINT OF POPULATION

 Official Figures Credit It 7922; Parkside, Smallest, 374

A look at the total population of Delaware County of 173,084, announced by the Census Bureau, and published yesterday in the Times, the following figures are given as the number of inhabitants in the various separate districts in "Little Delaware." The list is official and is given alphabetically:
Aldan Borough: 1138
Aston Township: 2017
Bethel Township: 558
Birmingham Township: 676
Chester Township: 675
Clifton Heights Borough: 3469
Collingdale Borough (P. O. Darby): 2834
Colwyn Borough: 1850
Concord Township: 1237
Darby Borough: 7922
Darby Township: 3077
East Lansdowne Borough: 1561
Eddystone Borough: 2670
Edgmont Township: 474
Glenolden Borough: 1944
Haverford Township: 6631
Lansdowne Borough: 4797
Lower Chichester Township: 2581
Marcus Hook Borough: 5324
Marple Township: 900
Media Borough: 4109
Middletown Township: 4304
Milbourne Borough: 419
Morton Borough: 1212
Nether Providence Township: 2344
Newtown Township: 837
Norwood Borough: 2353
Parkside Borough: 374
Prospect Park Borough: 2536
Radnor Township: 8181
Ridley Township: 5342
Ridley Park Borough: 2313
Rutledge Borough: 711
Sharon Hill Borough: 1780
Springfield Township: 1298
Swarthmore Borough: 2350
Thornbury Township: 1719
Tinicum Township: 2500
Trainer Borough: 1367
Upland Borough: 2486
Upper Chichester Township: 1577
Upper Darby Township: 8956
Upper Providence Township: 1246
Yeadon Borough: 1303
 
 
 
 



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