Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Doylestown, Township of municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 4, 1819 20

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bucks, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bucks County, Pennsylvania 09 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201719792 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216014 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q369355 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 090275 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Buckingham, Township of (Bucks) Reduction Mar 4, 1819
View Creation New Britain, Township of Reduction Mar 4, 1819
View Creation Warwick, Township of (Bucks) Reduction Mar 4, 1819
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Creation May 18, 1838
View Expansion Warrington, Township of (Bucks) Reduction 1852
View Expansion Warwick, Township of (Bucks) Reduction 1851–1852
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion Aug 17, 1908
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion May 3, 1911
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion Nov 26, 1913
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion Jul 20, 1926
View Reduction New Britain, Borough of Creation May 25, 1928
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion Nov 7, 1928
View Reduction New Britain, Borough of Expansion Feb 27, 1929
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion Nov 5, 1930
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion Dec 6, 1949
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion Jun 22, 1953
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion Nov 2, 1954
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion Feb 4, 1955
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion May 22, 1957
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion Aug 16, 1957
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion Aug 16, 1957
View Reduction New Britain, Borough of Expansion 1965
View Reduction Doylestown, Borough of Expansion 1966

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 4, 1819
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bucks County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1941
View County Classification Bucks County 5th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Bucks County 3rd to 2nd A yes Jan 1, 1992

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New School District New Britain Township-Doylestown Township Proposed 1868 Independent School District no* 1868–1871
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no* 1977–1978
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1985 Home Rule no 1985–1986