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Welcome to Meshoppen ...

Meshoppen is located in Wyoming County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Meshoppen has a population of 535 people<3> (see below for details).

Meshoppen is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Meshoppen: (570)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Meshoppen had an population of 535 people. This is a decrease of 4.97% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.56% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Meshoppen had a population of 563 people. This makes Meshoppen the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 563 people, the population of Meshoppen increased 22.66% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 459 people).

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

Communities near Meshoppen ...

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

  • Clarks Summit [Lackawanna County]
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    • Clarks Summit [Lackawanna County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Meshoppen
    • 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>
  • Dallas [Luzerne County]
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    • Dallas [Luzerne County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Meshoppen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,792 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dallas
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dallas<6>
  • Harveys Lake [Luzerne County]
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    • Harveys Lake [Luzerne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Meshoppen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,774 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harveys Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harveys Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harveys Lake<6>
  • Tunkhannock [Wyoming County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tunkhannock
    • Tunkhannock [Wyoming County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Meshoppen
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,697 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tunkhannock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tunkhannock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tunkhannock<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Montrose [Susquehanna County]
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      • Montrose [Susquehanna County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Meshoppen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,477 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montrose have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montrose
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montrose<6>
    • Dalton [Lackawanna County]
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      • Dalton [Lackawanna County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Meshoppen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,188 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dalton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dalton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dalton<6>
    • Factoryville [Wyoming County]
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      • Factoryville [Wyoming County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Meshoppen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,167 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Factoryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Factoryville<6>
    • Nicholson [Wyoming County]
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      • Nicholson [Wyoming County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Meshoppen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 708 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nicholson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nicholson<6>
    • Dushore [Sullivan County]
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      • Dushore [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Meshoppen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 556 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dushore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dushore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dushore<6>
    • Wyalusing [Bradford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wyalusing
      • Wyalusing [Bradford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Meshoppen
      • Estimated population in 2019: 555 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wyalusing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wyalusing<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 Meshoppen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Meshoppen.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Meshoppen ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Wyoming County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Wyoming, 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 Meshoppen.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Meshoppen - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Meshoppen) 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 Meshoppen. 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 Meshoppen

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Meshoppen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6145, Longitude: -76.0477       In this case, the coordinates for Meshoppen 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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