Philadelphia Region

The Philadelphia Region is in eastern . Its two largest cities are and . Philadelphia is the cradle of American democracy, a former capital of the United States and the nation's fifth most populous city.

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Long hidden in the shadows of New York City and, to a lesser extent, Washington D.C, is one of America's most overlooked cities. Photo: Dave Z, CC BY 2.0.

, colloquially referred to as Delco, is a county located in the U.S. state of that borders . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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, colloquially known as Chesco, is a county in the U.S. state of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


The is a region in eastern and western , considered part of the larger Philadelphia Region in the United States. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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is a city in and the county seat of , , United States. Photo: Smallbones, CC0.

Philadelphia Region

Latitude of center
40.29° or 40° 17' 24" north
Longitude of center
-75.5° or 75° 30' west

Also Known As

  • Catalan: regió de Pennsilvània
  • Esperanto: Regiono Filadelfio
  • Hebrew: פילדלפיה רבתי
  • Italian: Area di Filadelfia

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