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Welcome to Locust Lakes Village ...

Locust Lakes Village is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Locust Lakes Village: Locust Lks. Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Locust Lakes Village is 1,770 feet [539 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Locust Lakes Village ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Locust Lakes Village.

  • Scranton [Lackawanna County]
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    • Scranton [Lackawanna County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Locust Lakes Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 76,653 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<5>
  • Wilkes-Barre [Luzerne County]
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    • Wilkes-Barre [Luzerne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Locust Lakes Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 40,766 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilkes-Barre<5>
  • Dunmore [Lackawanna County]
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    • Dunmore [Lackawanna County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Locust Lakes Village
    • 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.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunmore<5>
  • Old Forge [Lackawanna County]
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    • Old Forge [Lackawanna County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Locust Lakes Village
    • 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<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pittston [Luzerne County]
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      • Pittston [Luzerne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Locust Lakes Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,802 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittston<5>
    • Taylor [Lackawanna County]
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      • Taylor [Lackawanna County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Locust Lakes Village
      • 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylor<5>
    • Moosic [Lackawanna County]
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      • Moosic [Lackawanna County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Locust Lakes Village
      • 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.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moosic<5>
    • Exeter [Luzerne County]
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      • Exeter [Luzerne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Locust Lakes Village
      • 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.
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    • Swoyersville [Luzerne County]
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      • Swoyersville [Luzerne County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Locust Lakes Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,009 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swoyersville<5>
    • Duryea [Luzerne County]
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      • Duryea [Luzerne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Locust Lakes Village
      • 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<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 Locust Lakes Village. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Locust Lakes Village.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Locust Lakes Village ...

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

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About Monroe County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Locust Lakes Village. 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 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Locust Lakes Village - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Locust Lakes Village) 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 Locust Lakes Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Locust Lakes Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Locust Lakes Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1445, Longitude: -75.5449       In this case, the coordinates for Locust Lakes Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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