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Welcome to Edwardsville ...

Edwardsville is located in Luzerne County<1>.

The location of Edwardsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Edwardsville has a population of 4,723 people<3> (see below for details).

Edwardsville is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Edwardsville is within the (570) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Edwardsville had an population of 4,723 people. This is a decrease of 1.93% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.24% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Edwardsville had a population of 4,816 people. This makes Edwardsville the county's 11th most populous community.

The population of Edwardsville represents 0.04% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 202nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,816 people, the population of Edwardsville decreased 3.37% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,984 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Edwardsville.

Communities Also Named Edwardsville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Edwardsville - they are located in Alabama (3), Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Edwardsville ...

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

  • Scranton [Lackawanna County]
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    • Scranton [Lackawanna County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Edwardsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 76,653 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<6>
  • Dunmore [Lackawanna County]
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    • Dunmore [Lackawanna County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Edwardsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,954 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunmore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunmore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunmore<6>
  • Nanticoke [Luzerne County]
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    • Nanticoke [Luzerne County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Edwardsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,312 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nanticoke<6>
  • Old Forge [Lackawanna County]
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    • Old Forge [Lackawanna County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Edwardsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,894 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Forge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Old Forge<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pittston [Luzerne County]
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      • Pittston [Luzerne County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Edwardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,802 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittston<6>
    • Taylor [Lackawanna County]
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      • Taylor [Lackawanna County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Edwardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,913 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylor<6>
    • Moosic [Lackawanna County]
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      • Moosic [Lackawanna County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Edwardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,832 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moosic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moosic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moosic<6>
    • Exeter [Luzerne County]
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      • Exeter [Luzerne County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Edwardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,541 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Exeter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Exeter
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Exeter<6>
    • Clarks Summit [Lackawanna County]
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      • Clarks Summit [Lackawanna County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Edwardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,865 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarks Summit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarks Summit
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarks Summit<6>
    • Duryea [Luzerne County]
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      • Duryea [Luzerne County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Edwardsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,852 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duryea have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duryea
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duryea<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Edwardsville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Luzerne County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Luzerne County: www.luzernecounty.org/

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 Luzerne, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Edwardsville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Edwardsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Edwardsville) 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 Edwardsville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Edwardsville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Edwardsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2673, Longitude: -75.9102       In this case, the coordinates for Edwardsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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