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Welcome to Fountain Hill ...

Fountain Hill is located in Lehigh County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Fountain Hill has a population of 4,699 people<3> (see below for details).

Fountain Hill is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Fountain Hill: (610) & (484)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fountain Hill had an population of 4,699 people. This is an increase of 2.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.84% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fountain Hill had a population of 4,597 people. This makes Fountain Hill the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Fountain Hill represents 0.04% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 211st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,597 people, the population of Fountain Hill has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,614 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fountain Hill.

Communities Also Named Fountain Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Fountain Hill - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Kansas and North Carolina (3).

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

Communities near Fountain Hill ...

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

  • Easton [Northampton County]
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    • Easton [Northampton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Fountain Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,189 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easton<7>
  • Phillipsburg [Warren County]
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    • Phillipsburg [Warren County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Fountain Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,212 people
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  • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
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    • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Fountain Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<7>
  • Northampton [Northampton County]
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    • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Fountain Hill
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,870 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northampton 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 Northampton<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
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      • Quakertown [Bucks County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Fountain Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,784 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quakertown<7>
    • Perkasie [Bucks County]
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      • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Fountain Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perkasie 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 Perkasie<7>
    • Wilson [Northampton County]
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      • Wilson [Northampton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Fountain Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,807 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
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      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Fountain Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,599 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catasauqua 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 Catasauqua<7>
    • Nazareth [Northampton County]
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      • Nazareth [Northampton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Fountain Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nazareth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nazareth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nazareth<7>
    • Palmerton [Carbon County]
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      • Palmerton [Carbon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Fountain Hill
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmerton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Fountain Hill. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fountain Hill.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fountain Hill ...

Looking for more information about Fountain Hill? 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 Fountain Hill, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Fountain Hill.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Lehigh County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lehigh County: www.lehighcounty.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 Lehigh, 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 Fountain Hill.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fountain Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (484) is an overlay for area code (610).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fountain Hill) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fountain Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fountain Hill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fountain Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6026, Longitude: -75.3968       In this case, the coordinates for Fountain Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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