Doylestown is a borough in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 27 miles (43 km) north of Philadelphia. As of the 2010 census, the borough population was 8,380. The borough is the county seat of Bucks County. According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.7 km2), all of it land.
Doylestown borough is the location of several educational facilities of the Central Bucks School District. The Borough contains two elementary schools (Doyle Elementary and Linden Elementary) , one middle school (Lenape Middle School) and one high school (Central Bucks West). Bucks County's regional educational service agency, Bucks County Intermediate Unit #22, is also located in the borough. Doylestown Township, which is adjacent to the borough, contains Paul W. Kutz Elementary and also the campus of Delaware Valley College, which is still primarily known as an agricultural and science school.
Doylestown is connected to Philadelphia and many places between, by SEPTA's Lansdale/Doylestown Line of Regional Rail. Doylestown Station is the last stop.
Doylestown is served by SEPTA's route 55 bus, which heads south to Warrington, Willow Grove, Abington, and finally, the Olney Transportation Center in Philadelphia. Locally, Doylestown is served by small public transportation system called the Doylestown DART (Doylestown Area Regional Transit). Not to be confused with DART First State buses, Doylestown DART is a service of the Bucks County Transportation Management Association. Doylestown DART consists (as of March, 2006) of a single bus route. Often used by the elderly, it travels to various destinations in Doylestown, including department stores, pharmacies and restaurants. Doylestown is also connected to towns in New Jersey and New York City by Trans-Bridge Lines.