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Welcome to Mountain Lake Park ...

The town of Mountain Lake Park is located in Garrett County.

The location of Mountain Lake Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Mountain Lake Park: Mtn. Lk. Park

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Mountain Lake Park has a population of 2,080 people<2> (see below for details).

Mountain Lake Park is 2,470 feet [753 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Mountain Lake Park is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Mountain Lake Park lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Mountain Lake Park: (301) & (240)<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mountain Lake Park had a population of 2,092 people (or 6.95% of the total population of Garrett County). This makes Mountain Lake Park the county's most populous community.

The population of Mountain Lake Park represents 0.04% of the population of Maryland (which has 5,773,552 people), making it the state's 71st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,092 people, the population of Mountain Lake Park decreased 6.94% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,248 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Mountain Lake Park had an population of 2,080 people. This is a decrease of 0.57% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.47% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mountain Lake Park.

Communities near Mountain Lake Park ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Mountain Lake Park and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Accident   [Map]   314   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Friendsville   [Map]   475   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kitzmiller   [Map]   305   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Westernport   [Map]   1,767   E   18 miles [29 km]
Davis (WV)   [Map]   644   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kingwood (WV)   [Map]   2,929   W   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Mountain Lake Park.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mountain Lake Park. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mountain Lake Park. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mountain Lake Park.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Mountain Lake Park:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mountain Lake Park ...

Looking for more information about Mountain Lake Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Mountain Lake Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Mountain Lake Park, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Mountain Lake Park.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mountain Lake Park.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mountain Lake Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mountain Lake Park) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mountain Lake Park. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mountain Lake Park

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountain Lake Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4038, Longitude: -79.3793     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mountain Lake Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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