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Welcome to Bushkill ...

Bushkill is primarily located in Monroe County<1>. A portion of Bushkill extends into Pike County.

Bushkill is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for Bushkill: 18324<3>

Communities Also Named Bushkill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Bushkill - it's located in Michigan.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bushkill.

Communities near Bushkill ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bushkill.

  • East Stroudsburg (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Stroudsburg
    • East Stroudsburg lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Bushkill and is located in Monroe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Stroudsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Stroudsburg<5>
  • Hackettstown (18 miles [29 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hackettstown
    • Hackettstown lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Bushkill and is located in Warren County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,372 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hackettstown
  • Newton (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
    • Newton lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Bushkill and is located in Sussex County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,977 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
  • Stroudsburg (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stroudsburg
    • Stroudsburg lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Bushkill and is located in Monroe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,547 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stroudsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stroudsburg<5>
  • Bangor (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bangor
    • Bangor lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Bushkill and is located in Northampton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,210 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bangor have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bangor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bangor<5>
  • Belvidere (18 miles [29 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belvidere
    • Belvidere lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Bushkill and is located in Warren County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,563 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belvidere
  • East Bangor (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Bangor
    • East Bangor lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Bushkill and is located in Northampton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,624 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Bangor have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Bangor
  • Roseto (18 miles [29 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roseto
    • Roseto lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Bushkill and is located in Northampton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,540 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roseto have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roseto
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roseto<5>
  • Milford (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milford
    • Milford lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Bushkill and is located in Pike County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 985 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milford<5>
  • Delaware Water Gap (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delaware Water Gap
    • Delaware Water Gap lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Bushkill and is located in Monroe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 754 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delaware Water Gap have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delaware Water Gap
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delaware Water Gap<5>

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 Bushkill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bushkill.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bushkill. 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 Bushkill.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bushkill. See our Newspapers Page for Bushkill.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bushkill ...

Looking for more information about Bushkill? 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 Bushkill, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bushkill.

Adding Bushkill to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bushkill in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bushkill was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bushkill on our Genealogy Page.

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Bushkill

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Monroe County

About Pennsylvania

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bushkill. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Monroe County: www.co.monroe.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Monroe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bushkill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Bushkill). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bushkill or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bushkill) 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 Bushkill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BushkillOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bushkill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.0932, Longitude: -75.0017    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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