Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Spring City, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 19, 1873 2



Name Relationship Status
Chester, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Chester County, Pennsylvania 14 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4202972920
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4272920
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215078 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1193421 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1181397 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 151473 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name Springville, Borough of (defunct) Old Name Feb 19, 1873
View Expansion East Vincent, Township of Reduction Aug 15, 1890
View Expansion East Pikeland, Township of Reduction Mar 20, 1891

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Feb 19, 1873

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Springville Borough 1867 Creation yes Sep 13, 1867
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Chester County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1952
View School Districts Spring-Ford Area School District 1967 Election Regions yes* 1966–1967
View County Classification Chester County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1972

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance: Annexing certain lands owned by the Borough of Spring City and contiguous thereto, presently situate within the Townships of East Vincent and Pikeland, Chester County, Pennsylvania, and which are used by the Borough for recreational or park purposes Nov 4, 1968 Nov 7, 1968

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Spring City Borough 17500450 662 671
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Spring 5837148 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Spring City Borough Ordinance 228 no* 1968
View Home Rule (County) Chester County Proposed 1973 Optional Plan no* 1973–1974