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Welcome to Milford ...

Milford is located in Pike County<1> and is the County Seat for Pike County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Milford has a population of 981 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Milford.

Milford is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Milford lies within the (570) area code.

The ZIP code for Milford: 18337<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Milford had an population of 981 people. This is a decrease of 3.92% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.14% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Milford had a population of 1,021 people. This makes Milford the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,021 people, the population of Milford decreased 7.52% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,104 people).

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

Communities Also Named Milford ...

While we believe that this Milford is located in Pike County, we know of another 2 Pennsylvania communities named Milford. Those communities are located in the following counties: Juniata and Somerset County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 39 communities that are also named Milford - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio, Ontario, South Carolina (2), Texas, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Milford ...

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

  • Port Jervis [Orange County]
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    • Port Jervis [Orange County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Milford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,453 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Jervis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Jervis<6>
  • Newton [Sussex County]
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    • Newton [Sussex County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Milford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,977 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
  • Deerpark [Orange County]
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    • Deerpark [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Milford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,690 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deerpark have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deerpark
  • Wawayanda [Orange County]
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    • Wawayanda [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Milford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,279 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wawayanda have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wawayanda
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Hope [Orange County]
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      • Mount Hope [Orange County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Milford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,558 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hope
    • Greenville [Orange County]
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      • Greenville [Orange County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Milford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,668 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Minisink [Orange County]
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      • Minisink [Orange County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Milford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,489 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minisink have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minisink
    • Highland [Sullivan County]
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      • Highland [Sullivan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Milford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,489 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highland
    • Lumberland [Sullivan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lumberland
      • Lumberland [Sullivan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Milford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,384 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumberland
    • Matamoras [Pike County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Matamoras
      • Matamoras [Pike County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Milford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matamoras have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matamoras
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Matamoras<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 Milford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Milford.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Milford. Our list includes 15 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Milford.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Milford ...

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

Adding Milford to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Milford in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Milford was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Milford on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Milford on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Milford. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Milford.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Milford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Milford). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Milford or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Milford) 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 Milford. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MilfordOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Milford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3242, Longitude: -74.8008    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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