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Welcome to Tremont ...

Tremont is located in Schuylkill County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Tremont has a population of 1,662 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Tremont.

Tremont is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Tremont lies within the (570) area code.

The ZIP code for Tremont: 17981<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tremont had an population of 1,662 people. This is a decrease of 5.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.84% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tremont had a population of 1,752 people. This makes Tremont the county's 15th most populous community.

The population of Tremont represents 0.01% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 468th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,752 people, the population of Tremont decreased 1.79% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,784 people).

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

Communities Also Named Tremont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Tremont: This one is located in Schuylkill County and the other is located in Fayette County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 26 communities that are also named Tremont - they are located in California, Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Indiana (4), Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), New York (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

Communities near Tremont ...

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

  • Pottsville [Schuylkill County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pottsville
    • Pottsville [Schuylkill County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Tremont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,409 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottsville<6>
  • Shamokin [Northumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shamokin
    • Shamokin [Northumberland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Tremont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,909 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shamokin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shamokin<6>
  • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Carmel
    • Mount Carmel [Northumberland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Tremont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,708 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Carmel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Carmel<6>
  • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schuylkill Haven
    • Schuylkill Haven [Schuylkill County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Tremont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,086 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schuylkill Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schuylkill Haven
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schuylkill Haven<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shenandoah [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shenandoah
      • Shenandoah [Schuylkill County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Tremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,738 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shenandoah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shenandoah<6>
    • Minersville [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minersville
      • Minersville [Schuylkill County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Tremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,133 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minersville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minersville<6>
    • Mahanoy City [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mahanoy City
      • Mahanoy City [Schuylkill County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Tremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,928 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mahanoy City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mahanoy City<6>
    • Frackville [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frackville
      • Frackville [Schuylkill County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Tremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,598 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frackville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frackville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frackville<6>
    • Myerstown [Lebanon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myerstown
      • Myerstown [Lebanon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Tremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,258 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myerstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Myerstown<6>
    • Orwigsburg [Schuylkill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orwigsburg
      • Orwigsburg [Schuylkill County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Tremont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,943 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orwigsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orwigsburg<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 Tremont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tremont.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tremont. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Tremont.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tremont ...

Looking for more information about Tremont? 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 Tremont, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Tremont.

Adding Tremont to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Tremont on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Pennsylvania

About Schuylkill County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tremont. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Schuylkill County: www.co.schuylkill.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 Schuylkill, 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 Tremont.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tremont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Tremont). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tremont or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Tremont) 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 Tremont. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from TremontOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tremont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6298, Longitude: -76.3879    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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