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Welcome to Milford ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Milford, you might consider that their post office opened in 1802.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Milford has a population of 981 people<2> (see below for details).
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
The area code for Milford: (570)
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 (with 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.
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.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Milford was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>
We also found Milford in the book titled U.S. Post Offices (Oct. 1846).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Milford.
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/
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This page was last modified/updated: 07 Dec 2023