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Welcome to Bangor ...
Bangor is located in Northampton County.
The location of Bangor has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Bangor refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Bangorean<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Bangor has a population of 5,227 people<3> (see below for details).
Bangor is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Bangor lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bangor had a population of 5,273 people. This makes Bangor the county's 7th most populous community.
The population of Bangor represents 0.04% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 183rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,273 people, the population of Bangor has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,319 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Bangor had an population of 5,227 people. This is a decrease of 0.87% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.73% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bangor.
Communities near Bangor ...
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 Bangor and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bangor.
Communities Also Named Bangor ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Bangor - they are located in Alabama, California, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Washington and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bangor.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bangor:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bangor ...
Looking for more information about Bangor? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Bangor, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bangor.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Northampton County: www.northamptoncounty.org/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019