Melrose Park, Pennsylvania

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Melrose Park
Unincorporated community
CountryUnited States United States
StatePennsylvania Pennsylvania
CountyMotcopa.jpg Montgomery
TownshipCheltenham
Elevation203 ft (61.9 m)
Coordinates40°03′42″N 75°07′55″W / 40.06167°N 75.13194°W / 40.06167; -75.13194
CommissionerDaniel B. Norris
TimezoneEST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
Area code215
Location of Melrose Park in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States
 
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Coordinates: 40°03′42″N 75°07′55″W / 40.06167°N 75.13194°W / 40.06167; -75.13194
Melrose Park
Unincorporated community
CountryUnited States United States
StatePennsylvania Pennsylvania
CountyMotcopa.jpg Montgomery
TownshipCheltenham
Elevation203 ft (61.9 m)
Coordinates40°03′42″N 75°07′55″W / 40.06167°N 75.13194°W / 40.06167; -75.13194
CommissionerDaniel B. Norris
TimezoneEST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
Area code215
Location of Melrose Park in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

Melrose Park is an unincorporated section of Cheltenham Township, Pennsylvania on the Philadelphia city line. It is bordered to the south by Cheltenham Avenue, to the west by Old York Road, to the east by New Second Street and to the north by Ashbourne Road.

Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority provides public transportation is to Melrose Park via the Melrose Park railroad station and SEPTA bus routes 28, 55, and 70.

Melrose Park is represented by Chakah Fattah in the 2nd Congressional District.

Gratz College

Melrose Park is home to Gratz College, the oldest independent institution of Jewish learning in the United States.

Camp

Camp Ramah Day Camp is located in Melrose Park, in the Perelman Jewish Day School.

Notable residents