Send us your New Britain photos:
New Britain is a borough in Bucks County, in the Philadelphia-Camden metro area.
The community was named after New Britain, CT
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Pennsylvania named New Britain. For links to other places called New Britain, PA, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of New Britain is 40.298N. The longitude is -75.181W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 289 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,105.
Sections below provide additional information and links about New Britain demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Bucks County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Philadelphia area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 18901 ZIP code.
24% of New Britain residents report German ancestry, and 22% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the New Britain ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in New Britain was $20,877, compared with $21,587 nationally.
35% of New Britain residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in New Britain, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $897. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,246.
Bucks County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our New Britain political report.
The average commute time for New Britain workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about New Britain:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!