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Mountain Lake Park, Maryland
Welcome to Mountain Lake Park ...
The location of Mountain Lake Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Mountain Lake Park: Mtn. Lk. Park
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Mountain Lake Park has a population of 2,074 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Mountain Lake Park.
Mountain Lake Park is 2,470 feet [753 m] above sea level.<4> 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
Telephone area codes for Mountain Lake Park: (301) and (240)<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mountain Lake Park had an population of 2,074 people. This is a decrease of 0.86% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.74% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mountain Lake Park had a population of 2,092 people (which is 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 (with a count of 2,248 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mountain Lake Park.
Adding Mountain Lake Park to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Mountain Lake Park in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Mountain Lake Park elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Mountain Lake Park on a Rand McNally Map of Maryland (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mountain Lake Park on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near Mountain Lake Park ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mountain Lake Park.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mountain Lake Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mountain Lake Park.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Mountain Lake Park.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mountain Lake Park. See our Newspapers 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.
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.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mountain Lake Park. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Garrett County: www.co.garrett.md.us/
The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021