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Welcome to Mountainhome ...

Mountainhome is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

Mountainhome is 1,230 feet [375 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Mountainhome ...

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

  • East Stroudsburg [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Stroudsburg
    • East Stroudsburg [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Mountainhome
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,433 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Stroudsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Stroudsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Stroudsburg<5>
  • Stroudsburg [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stroudsburg
    • Stroudsburg [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Mountainhome
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,558 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stroudsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stroudsburg<5>
  • Mount Pocono [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pocono
    • Mount Pocono [Monroe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Mountainhome
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,119 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pocono have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pocono
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Pocono<5>
  • Moscow [Lackawanna County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moscow
    • Moscow [Lackawanna County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Mountainhome
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,035 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moscow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moscow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moscow<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Delaware Water Gap [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delaware Water Gap
      • Delaware Water Gap [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Mountainhome
      • Estimated population in 2019: 752 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delaware Water Gap have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delaware Water Gap
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delaware Water Gap<5>
    • Portland [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portland
      • Portland [Northampton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Mountainhome
      • Estimated population in 2019: 513 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portland
    • Tobyhanna [Monroe County]
    • Pocono Pines [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pocono Pines
      • Pocono Pines [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Mountainhome
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pocono Pines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pocono Pines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pocono Pines<5>
    • Arlington Heights [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arlington Heights
      • Arlington Heights [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Mountainhome
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arlington Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington Heights
    • Locust Lakes Village [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Locust Lakes Village
      • Locust Lakes Village [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Mountainhome
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Locust Lakes Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Lakes Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mountainhome ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mountainhome. 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 Mountainhome - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Mountainhome) 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 Mountainhome. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mountainhome

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountainhome. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1737, Longitude: -75.2710       In this case, the coordinates for Mountainhome 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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