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Welcome to Paradise Valley ...

Paradise Valley is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Paradise Valley: Paradise Vly. (or less commonly used: Paradise Vally. or Paradise Vlly.)

Paradise Valley is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Paradise Valley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Paradise Valley 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 Paradise Valley was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Paradise Valley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Paradise Valley - they are located in Alberta, Arizona, British Columbia, Georgia, Nevada (2), Texas and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Paradise Valley ...

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

  • East Stroudsburg [Monroe County]
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    • East Stroudsburg [Monroe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Paradise Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,085 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Stroudsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Stroudsburg<5>
  • Stroudsburg [Monroe County]
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    • Stroudsburg [Monroe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Paradise Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,547 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stroudsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stroudsburg<5>
  • Bangor [Northampton County]
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    • Bangor [Northampton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Paradise Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,210 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bangor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bangor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bangor<5>
  • Pen Argyl [Northampton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pen Argyl
    • Pen Argyl [Northampton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Paradise Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,540 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pen Argyl
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pen Argyl<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Pocono [Monroe County]
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      • Mount Pocono [Monroe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Paradise Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,122 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>
    • Wind Gap [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wind Gap
      • Wind Gap [Northampton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Paradise Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,732 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wind Gap
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wind Gap<5>
    • Moscow [Lackawanna County]
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      • Moscow [Lackawanna County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Paradise Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,026 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>
    • East Bangor [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Bangor
      • East Bangor [Northampton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Paradise Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,624 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Bangor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Bangor
    • Roseto [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roseto
      • Roseto [Northampton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Paradise Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,540 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roseto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roseto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roseto<5>
    • Delaware Water Gap [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delaware Water Gap
      • Delaware Water Gap [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Paradise Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 754 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>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Paradise Valley ...

Looking for more information about Paradise Valley? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Paradise Valley, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Paradise Valley.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Monroe County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Paradise Valley. 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 Paradise Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Paradise Valley) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Paradise Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1220, Longitude: -75.2807       In this case, the coordinates for Paradise Valley 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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