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Welcome to Pen Argyl ...

Pen Argyl is located in Northampton County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pen Argyl has a population of 3,556 people<3> (see below for details).

Pen Argyl is 780 feet [238 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Pen Argyl ...

Official Website: www.penargylborough.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pen Argyl had an population of 3,556 people. This is a decrease of 1.08% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.63% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pen Argyl had a population of 3,595 people. This makes Pen Argyl the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Pen Argyl represents 0.03% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 274th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,595 people, the population of Pen Argyl has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,615 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Pen Argyl.

Communities near Pen Argyl ...

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

  • Bethlehem [Northampton County]
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    • Bethlehem [Northampton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Pen Argyl
    • Estimated population in 2019: 75,815 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethlehem<6>
  • Easton [Northampton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Easton
    • Easton [Northampton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Pen Argyl
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,189 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Easton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easton<6>
  • Phillipsburg [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phillipsburg
    • Phillipsburg [Warren County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Pen Argyl
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,212 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phillipsburg
  • East Stroudsburg [Monroe County]
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    • East Stroudsburg [Monroe County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Pen Argyl
    • 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<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Northampton [Northampton County]
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      • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Pen Argyl
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,870 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northampton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northampton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northampton<6>
    • Wilson [Northampton County]
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      • Wilson [Northampton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Pen Argyl
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,807 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
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      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Pen Argyl
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,599 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catasauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catasauqua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catasauqua<6>
    • Nazareth [Northampton County]
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      • Nazareth [Northampton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Pen Argyl
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nazareth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nazareth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nazareth<6>
    • Stroudsburg [Monroe County]
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      • Stroudsburg [Monroe County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Pen Argyl
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,558 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stroudsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stroudsburg<6>
    • Palmerton [Carbon County]
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      • Palmerton [Carbon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Pen Argyl
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmerton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palmerton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pen Argyl ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Northampton County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pen Argyl: www.penargylborough.com/

The official website for Northampton County: www.northamptoncounty.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 Northampton, 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 Pen Argyl.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pen Argyl - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 from Point A (ie- Pen Argyl) 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 Pen Argyl. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pen Argyl

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pen Argyl. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8684, Longitude: -75.2443       In this case, the coordinates for Pen Argyl 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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