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Welcome to Matamoras ...

Matamoras is located in Pike County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Matamoras has a population of 2,362 people<3> (see below for details).

Matamoras is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Matamoras: (570)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Matamoras had an population of 2,362 people. This is a decrease of 4.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Matamoras had a population of 2,469 people. This makes Matamoras the county's most populous community.

The population of Matamoras represents 0.02% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 378th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,469 people, the population of Matamoras increased 6.79% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,312 people).

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

Communities Also Named Matamoras ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Matamoras: This one is located in Pike County and the other is located in Dauphin County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 3 communities that are also named Matamoras - they are located in Indiana and Ohio.

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

Communities near Matamoras ...

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

  • Warwick [Orange County]
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    • Warwick [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 31,327 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
  • Wallkill [Orange County]
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    • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,987 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallkill
  • Middletown [Orange County]
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    • Middletown [Orange County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,189 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<6>
  • Thompson [Sullivan County]
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    • Thompson [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Matamoras
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,993 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompson
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Goshen [Orange County]
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      • Goshen [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,246 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
    • Mamakating [Sullivan County]
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      • Mamakating [Sullivan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,430 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mamakating have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mamakating
    • Deerpark [Orange County]
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      • Deerpark [Orange County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,751 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deerpark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deerpark
    • Wawayanda [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wawayanda
      • Wawayanda [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,313 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wawayanda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wawayanda
    • Warwick [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
      • Warwick [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,775 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warwick<6>
    • Mount Hope [Orange County]
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      • Mount Hope [Orange County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Matamoras
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,664 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hope

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Matamoras ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Pennsylvania

About Pike County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pike County: www.pikepa.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 Pike, 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 Matamoras.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Matamoras - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Matamoras) 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 Matamoras. 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 Matamoras

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Matamoras. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3662, Longitude: -74.6991       In this case, the coordinates for Matamoras 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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