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Welcome to Echo Lake ...
Echo Lake is located in Monroe County<1>.
The location of Echo Lake has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Echo Lake: Echo Lk.
Echo Lake is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Echo Lake lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities Also Named Echo Lake ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 10 communities that are also named Echo Lake - they are located in California, Colorado, Illinois, Minnesota, Montana, New Jersey, Nova Scotia, Rhode Island and Washington (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Echo Lake.
Communities near Echo Lake ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Echo Lake.
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 Echo Lake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Echo Lake.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Echo Lake. 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 Echo Lake.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Echo Lake. See our Newspapers Page for Echo Lake.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Echo Lake ...
Looking for more information about Echo Lake? 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 Echo Lake, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Echo Lake.
Adding Echo Lake to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Echo Lake in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Echo Lake was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found Echo Lake on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Echo Lake.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Echo Lake. 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/
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This page was last modified/updated: 04 Jun 2023