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Welcome to Stroudsburg ...

Stroudsburg is located in Monroe County<1> and is the County Seat for Monroe County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Stroudsburg has a population of 5,558 people<2> (see below for details).

Stroudsburg is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Stroudsburg ...

Official Website: www.borough.stroudsburg.pa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stroudsburg had an population of 5,558 people. This is a decrease of 0.16% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.44% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stroudsburg had a population of 5,567 people. This makes Stroudsburg the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Stroudsburg represents 0.04% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 169th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,567 people, the population of Stroudsburg decreased 3.28% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,756 people).

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

Communities near Stroudsburg ...

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

  • Nazareth [Northampton County]
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    • Nazareth [Northampton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Stroudsburg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nazareth have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,702 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nazareth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nazareth<6>
  • Bangor [Northampton County]
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    • Bangor [Northampton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Stroudsburg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bangor have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,228 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bangor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bangor<6>
  • Pen Argyl [Northampton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pen Argyl
    • Pen Argyl [Northampton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Stroudsburg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pen Argyl have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,556 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pen Argyl
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pen Argyl<6>
  • Mount Pocono [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pocono
    • Mount Pocono [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Stroudsburg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pocono have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,119 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pocono
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Pocono<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wind Gap [Northampton County]
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      • Wind Gap [Northampton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Stroudsburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,738 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wind Gap
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wind Gap<6>
    • Belvidere [Warren County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belvidere
      • Belvidere [Warren County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Stroudsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belvidere have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,561 people
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    • East Bangor [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Bangor
      • East Bangor [Northampton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Stroudsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Bangor have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,628 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Bangor
    • Roseto [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roseto
      • Roseto [Northampton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Stroudsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roseto have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,540 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roseto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roseto<6>
    • Tatamy [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tatamy
      • Tatamy [Northampton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Stroudsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tatamy have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,174 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tatamy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tatamy<6>
    • Stockertown [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stockertown
      • Stockertown [Northampton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Stroudsburg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockertown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 926 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stockertown<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 Stroudsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stroudsburg.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stroudsburg. Our list includes 25 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Stroudsburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stroudsburg ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Pennsylvania

About Monroe County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Stroudsburg: www.borough.stroudsburg.pa.us/

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stroudsburg.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stroudsburg - 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' (or 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- Stroudsburg) 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 Stroudsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stroudsburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stroudsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9882, Longitude: -75.1918    
<5>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.
<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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