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Jenkintown is a small Pennsylvania borough located in Montgomery County, just outside Philadelphia. With its close proximity to the city, Jenkintown offers residents easy access to all the amenities of a larger metropolitan area. It is also home to many excellent schools and educational options. Jenkintown is home to a variety of schools, including public schools with advanced placement programs and private institutions that offer rigorous college prep curriculums.
Jenkintown is a borough in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. It is approximately 10 miles (16 km) north of Center City Philadelphia. == History == The community was named for William Jenkins, a Welsh pioneer settler.Jenkintown is located just outside Philadelphia along the Route 611 corridor between Abington and Cheltenham Townships. The borough was settled in about 1697 and incorporated on December 8, 1874 when approximately 248 acres (1.00 km2) was taken from Abington Township. Today, the Borough is approximately 0.58 square miles and is home to 4,500 residents.