Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2017: 3,083 (89% urban, 11% rural).
Population change since 2000: +12.4%
 
Males: 1,546  (50.2%)
Females: 1,537  (49.8%)
Median resident age:

35.3 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.8 years

Zip codes: 18344, 18346.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $53,576 (it was $40,224 in 2000)
Mount Pocono:

$53,576
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,276 (it was $19,068 in 2000)

Mount Pocono borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $162,941 (it was $123,100 in 2000)
Mount Pocono:

$162,941
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $152,287; detached houses: $158,849; townhouses or other attached units: $215,520; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $109,184

Median gross rent in 2017: $911.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mount Pocono: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.0%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.0% for Black residents, 25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 55.1% for other race residents, 18.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Mount Pocono, PA (2017)
    • 1,46947.5%White alone
    • 87628.3%Black alone
    • 66321.4%Hispanic
    • 993.2%Asian alone
    • 311.0%Two or more races
    • 120.4%American Indian alone

Races in Mount Pocono detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania as of January 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mount Pocono is 309 to 1.


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Ancestries: Italian (14.9%), Polish (12.6%), Irish (3.7%), Slovak (2.7%), Jamaican (2.7%), Egyptian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1927

Elevation: 1860 feet

Land area: 3.46 square miles.

Population density: 891 people per square mile   (low).

Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania map

307 residents are foreign born (3.3% Europe, 3.3% Latin America).

This borough:

9.9%
Pennsylvania:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,850 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,442 (3.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scranton, PA (25.5 miles , pop. 76,415).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Newark, NJ (67.0 miles , pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Manhattan, NY (76.4 miles , pop. 1,537,195).

Nearest cities:

Emerald Lakes, PA (2.0 miles ),
Pocono Pines, PA (2.3 miles ),
Mountainhome, PA (2.5 miles ),
Penn Estates, PA (3.0 miles ),
Sun Valley, PA (3.1 miles ),
Gouldsboro, PA (3.1 miles ),
Sierra View, PA (3.1 miles ),
Big Bass Lake, PA (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 41.12 N, Longitude: 75.36 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,321 (+42.6%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 185 (13.3%)

Area code: 570

Distribution of median household income in Mount Pocono, PA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Mount Pocono, PA in 2017
Mount Pocono satellite photo by USGS

Mount Pocono tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.8%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +922 (+50.7%).
Most common industries in Mount Pocono, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (11.4%)
  • Health care (8.6%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (10.2%)
  • Construction (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.8%)
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • U. S. Postal service (2.4%)
Most common occupations in Mount Pocono, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.6%)

Average climate in Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania

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Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 71.7. This is about average.

City:

71.7
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.42. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.42
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.524. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.524
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.86. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.86
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Mount Pocono-area historical tornado activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/21/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Mount Pocono borough center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 18.2 miles away from the borough center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Pocono-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 202.5 miles away from Mount Pocono center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 65.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 247.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 262.9 miles away from Mount Pocono center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.7 miles away from Mount Pocono center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 38.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Monroe County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Tropical Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Pocono topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mount Pocono:

  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • EXTENDED HM CARE SERV (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • VNA HOSPICE OF MONROE COUNTY (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE EAST STROUDSBURG (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • PLEASANT VALLEY MANOR, INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • LAUREL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; STROUDSBURG, PA)
  • POCONO MEDICAL HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; STROUDSBURG, PA)

Airports and heliports located in Mount Pocono:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Pocono:

  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (about 14 miles; East Stroudsburg, PA; Full-time enrollment: 6,195)
  • University of Scranton (about 26 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 5,488)
  • Marywood University (about 26 miles; Scranton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,959)
  • King's College (about 29 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 2,392)
  • Wilkes University (about 29 miles; Wilkes-Barre, PA; FT enrollment: 3,912)
  • Lafayette College (about 31 miles; Easton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,562)
  • Northampton County Area Community College (about 32 miles; Bethlehem, PA; FT enrollment: 7,195)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is also an Episcopal church in Mount Pocono - Trinity Episcopal Church, Trinity Hill Road, Mount Pocono 570-839-9376 trinity mtpocono.org

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Mount Pocono: Mount Pocono Overlook (A), Mount Pocono Golf Course (B), Pocono Mountain Volunteer Fire Company Station 1 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Mount Pocono: Saint Marys Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Fairview Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Garden Motel (546 Pocono Boulevard), Comfort Inn & Suites (800 Route 940), Holiday Inn Express (546 Pocono Boulevard), Holiday Inn Express MT Pocono (546 Pocono Boulevard).

Birthplace of: Joseph Battisto - Politician.

Monroe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mount Pocono and their reported violations in the past:

MOUNT POCONO CAMPGROUND (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-23-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2007), St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-19-2007 to SEP-19-2007), St Public Notif requested (SEP-19-2007), St Public Notif received (2 times from SEP-20-2007 to SEP-20-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between MAY-15-2012 and JUN-15-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-11-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUL-23-2013 to SEP-19-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
PIONEER DINER (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-19-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-19-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-02-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Site Visit (enforcement) (JAN-31-2011), St Public Notif requested (JAN-31-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-31-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-22-2010), St Site Visit (enforcement) (DEC-22-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (NOV-23-2009), St Site Visit (enforcement) (NOV-23-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-23-2009), St Civil Case under development (NOV-22-2010), St Other (NOV-22-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-23-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-23-2007), St Site Visit (enforcement) (MAY-23-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
OUR SAVIOUR LUTHERAN CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
VILLA OF OUR LADY RETREAT (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-22-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-22-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-22-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-15-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUN-09-2014 and JUL-09-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-08-2014)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mount Pocono that have no violations reported:

  • MOUNT POCONO TRAVELODGE (Population served: 80, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This borough:

2.6 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

64.7%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

7.3%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Mount Pocono in 2000:

  • 6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Mount Pocono (2011 data):

  • Woodforest National Bank: Mount Pocono Wal-Mart Branch at 500 Route 940, branch established on 2007/04/07. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • Penn Security Bank and Trust Company: Mount Pocono Branch at 406 Pocono Boulevard, branch established on 1987/10/03. Info updated 2009/05/19: Bank assets: $921.0 mil, Deposits: $720.5 mil, headquarters in Scranton, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Penseco Financial Services Corporation
  • NBT Bank, National Association: Mount Pocono Branch at 99 Sr 940, branch established on 1995/11/01. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $5,558.5 mil, Deposits: $4,381.4 mil, headquarters in Norwich, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 133 total offices, Holding Company: Nbt Bancorp Inc.
  • ESSA Bank & Trust: Mount Pocono Branch at 601 Route 940, Suite 23, branch established on 1988/01/25. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,096.8 mil, Deposits: $646.8 mil, headquarters in Stroudsburg, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 17 total offices
  • Citizens Savings Bank: Mount Pocono Branch at 45 Pocono Blvd, branch established on 2003/07/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $329.7 mil, Deposits: $279.6 mil, headquarters in Clarks Summit, PA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 7 total offices
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Mount Pocono Branch at 601 Route 940 ,suite # 33, branch established on 1990/06/30. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Mount Pocono Branch at 402 Pocono Boulevard, branch established on 1958/08/01. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in Mount Pocono:

Marital status in Mount Pocono, PA
  • Never married: 31.3%
  • Now married: 41.7%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

For population 25 years and over in Mount Pocono:

  • High school or higher: 86.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.9%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.4
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Mount Pocono
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Mount Pocono, PA (based on Monroe County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic41,65010
Evangelical Protestant15,36349
Mainline Protestant15,12846
Other3,43714
Orthodox5803
None93,684-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 29
This county:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Here:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Here:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 143
Here:

8.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.0%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.5%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.9%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.1%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mount Pocono:

52.3%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Mount Pocono:

28.6
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.1%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mount Pocono:

9.6%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Mount Pocono:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.8%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Mount Pocono:

59.3%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.4%
Pennsylvania:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mount Pocono, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 4$13,117$39,3510$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,078$36,9361$624
Financial Administration 1$4,660$55,9200$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,071
Totals for Government 6$20,855$41,7102$1,695

Mount Pocono government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $10,000 ($3.24)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $789,000 ($255.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $354,000 ($114.82)
    Regular Highways: $344,000 ($111.58)
    Central Staff Services: $210,000 ($68.12)
    General Public Buildings: $117,000 ($37.95)
    General - Other: $69,000 ($22.38)
    Local Fire Protection: $32,000 ($10.38)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $28,000 ($9.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $26,000 ($8.43)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($4.54)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($0.97)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,000 ($0.32)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.32)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($5.19)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $211,000 ($68.44)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $239,000 ($77.52)

Mount Pocono government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $401,000 ($130.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $179,000 ($58.06)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $165,000 ($53.52)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $30,000 ($9.73)
    Fines and Forfeits: $27,000 ($8.76)
    General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($1.62)
    Rents: $5,000 ($1.62)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000 ($28.54)
    Highways: $77,000 ($24.98)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($1.30)
  • Tax - Property: $1,070,000 ($347.06)
    Individual Income: $235,000 ($76.22)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $85,000 ($27.57)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $30,000 ($9.73)
    Public Utility License: $18,000 ($5.84)

Mount Pocono government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $294,000 ($95.36)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $272,000 ($88.23)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,000 ($7.14)

Mount Pocono government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $53,000 ($17.19)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,405,000 ($455.72)

6.17% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,937 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.17%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Northampton County, PA  0.55% ($41,322 average AGI)
from Kings County, NY  0.38% ($52,729)
from Queens County, NY  0.33% ($63,096)


6.52% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($49,466 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.52%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($494 average AGI)
Monroe County:

0.05%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Northampton County, PA  0.72% ($45,625 average AGI)
to Lehigh County, PA  0.33% ($43,204)
to Pike County, PA  0.23% ($35,182)
Businesses in Mount Pocono, PA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1New Balance1
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Blockbuster1Payless1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Quality1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
DHL1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Subway2
Dunkin Donuts1Super 81
FedEx3True Value1
KFC1UPS3
Long John Silver's1Walmart1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Pocono:

  • WILT (960 AM; 1 kW; MOUNT POCONO, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WITK (1550 AM; 10 kW; PITTSTON, PA; Owner: ROBERT C. CORDARO, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Pocono:

  • WKRF (107.9 FM; TOBYHANNA, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WRTY (91.1 FM; JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV COMMONWEALTH SYS HGR ED.)
  • WBYX (88.7 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WSBG (93.5 FM; STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WWYY (107.1 FM; BELVIDERE, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMGS (92.9 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKRZ (98.5 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • WVIA-FM (89.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA EDUCATIONAL TV ASSN.)
  • WHCY (106.3 FM; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEZX (106.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WBSX (97.9 FM; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBHT (97.1 FM; MOUNTAIN TOP, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQFM (92.1 FM; NANTICOKE, PA; Owner: THE SCRANTON TIMES, L.P.)
  • WGGY (101.3 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: ENTERCOM WILKES-BARRE SCRANTON, LLC)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCLH (90.7 FM; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: WILKES COLLEGE)
  • WWDL-FM (104.9 FM; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: LANE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W219CG (91.7 FM; WILKER-BARRE, PA; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WNNJ-FM (103.7 FM; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Pocono:

  • WNEP-TV (Channel 16; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WOLF-TV (Channel 56; HAZLETON, PA; Owner: WOLF LICENSE CORP.)
  • WVIA-TV (Channel 44; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: NE PA ED TV ASSOCIATION)
  • WBRE-TV (Channel 28; WILKES-BARRE, PA; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, L.L.C.)
  • WYOU (Channel 22; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W07BV (Channel 7; WILKES-BARRE, ETC., PA; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING OF SCRANTON, INC.)
  • WQPX (Channel 64; SCRANTON, PA; Owner: PAXSON SCRANTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W24BB (Channel 24; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA; Owner: TRIPLE J COMMUNITY BROADCASTING., L.L.C.)
Mount Pocono fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Mount Pocono fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 105ft / 31.9mTotal length
  • $5,324,000Total costs
  • 233,993Total average daily traffic
  • 28,425Total average daily truck traffic
  • 233,974Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Mount Pocono, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 61950-1959
  • 81960-1969
  • 12000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Mount Pocono, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Mount Pocono)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Monr03, 3 Miles Northeast Of (Lat: 41.163694 Lon: -75.319083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPXJ750,
    Assigned Frequencies: 852.550 MHz, 853.337 MHz, Grant Date: 03/30/2013, Expiration Date: 04/17/2023, Certifier: Donald R Appleby Jr, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • 410 Pocono Blvd (Lat: 41.126694 Lon: -75.360139), Call Sign: WQIM831,
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more), Grant Date: 03/21/2008, Expiration Date: 03/21/2018, Cancellation Date: 05/26/2018, Certifier: Brian E Coombs, Registrant: Panasonic System Solutions Company, 1707 N. Randall Rd, E1-D9, Elgin, IL 60123-7847, Phone: (847) 468-5318, Fax: (847) 574-7614, Email:
  • Lat: 41.131472 Lon: -75.364917, Call Sign: WQMQ830,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.500 MHz, Grant Date: 10/25/2010, Expiration Date: 10/25/2020, Certifier: Jeff W Woehrle, Registrant: Tuway Communications, 2115 City Line Road, Bethlehem, PA 18017-2127, Phone: (610) 865-3811, Fax: (610) 865-3818, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • STATION, 5 Mi Nne (Lat: 41.194806 Lon: -75.333222), Overall height: 65.5 m, Call Sign: WNTM440,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.818 MHz, 952.818 MHz, Grant Date: 02/25/1992, Expiration Date: 02/25/1997, Cancellation Date: 01/19/1995, Phone: (919) 545-2223
  • Country Pl Dr S Lot 231 (Lat: 41.205083 Lon: -75.372944), Structure height: 21.9 m, Overall height: 28.3 m, Call Sign: WNTY649,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.743 MHz, 928.743 MHz, Grant Date: 04/25/1995, Expiration Date: 04/25/2000, Cancellation Date: 07/30/2000, Phone: (717) 531-3370
  • MONR03, 3 Miles Northeast Of (Lat: 41.163694 Lon: -75.319083), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPSS663,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, Grant Date: 05/26/2011, Expiration Date: 07/25/2021, Certifier: Donald R Appleby Jr, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania, 8001 Brtetz Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17112, Phone: (717) 346-8058, Fax: (717) 772-8097, Email:
  • MOUNT POCONO, Country Pi Dr S Lot 231 (Lat: 41.205000 Lon: -75.373056), Type: Pole, Structure height: 21.9 m, Overall height: 24.5 m, Call Sign: WPST616, Licensee ID: L00005779,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.743 MHz, 952.743 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2011, Expiration Date: 03/01/2021, Certifier: Lee H Reedy, Registrant: Pennsylvania American Water Company
  • STATION, State Police Station Rt 611 3 Mi S Of (Lat: 41.079806 Lon: -75.327389), Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WBM379,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2149.20 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 12/06/2020, Cancellation Date: 09/17/2012, Registrant: State Police Technical Support Division, 7820 Allentown Blvd., Harrisburg, PA 17112-3763, Phone: (717) 540-5020, Fax: (717) 540-5030, Email:
  • Wpcn(Am) Studio (Lat: 41.117861 Lon: -75.378222), Overall height: 19.8 m, Call Sign: WGW990, Licensee ID: L00892630,
    Assigned Frequencies: 949.000 MHz, Grant Date: 11/30/1981, Expiration Date: 08/01/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/06/2014, Registrant: Nassau Broadcasting Ii, L.L.C. Debtor-In-Possession, 619 Alexander Rd, 3rd Floor, Princeton, NJ 08540-6003

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Pocono Mountains Municipal Airport (Lat: 41.140361 Lon: -75.386583), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: KAZ5,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.700 MHz, Grant Date: 12/03/2003, Expiration Date: 11/19/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/24/2009, Registrant: Pocono Mountains Municipal Airport Authority, 2780 Memorial Drive, Tobyhanna, PA 18466, Phone: (570) 839-6080, Fax: (570) 839-1659, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mount Pocono)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 165FC , Serial Number: 15064575, Airworthiness Date: 09/02/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 08/26/2013
    Registrant (Corporation): Pocono Mountains Flying Club Inc, Po Box 693, Mount Pocono, PA 18344
  • Aircraft: JACKSON MICHAEL D ONEX (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AEROVEE 2.1 (80 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 169XE , Serial Number: ONX0169, Year manufactured: 2015, Airworthiness Date: 05/06/2015, Certificate Issue Date: 10/21/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Michael D Jackson, 212 Rock Ridge Rd, Mount Pocono, PA 18344
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6714S , Serial Number: 15067514, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 09/29/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 10/29/2018
    Registrant (Corporation): Pocono Mountains Flying Club Inc, Po Box 693, Mount Pocono, PA 18344

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania:

  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 3189 Rt 940, Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania 18344 , Phone: (570) 839-9282, Fax: (570) 839-3820
  • Quality Inn & Suites, 546 Pocono Blvd, Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania 18344 , Phone: (570) 839-3600, Fax: (570) 839-1410
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania
Most common first names in Mount Pocono, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2875.3 years
William2274.7 years
Joseph2171.6 years
Mary1881.7 years
James1275.3 years
Robert1267.7 years
Charles1179.5 years
George1081.3 years
Michael1074.6 years
Margaret1075.8 years
Most common last names in Mount Pocono, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Nauman1073.2 years
Smith977.2 years
Desanto782.4 years
Walker669.7 years
Williams573.4 years
Davis581.4 years
Bisbing476.2 years
Keiper466.0 years
Mader484.5 years
Martens473.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mount Pocono, PA
  • 56.4%Electricity
  • 30.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.5%Other fuel
  • 4.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mount Pocono, PA
  • 82.1%Electricity
  • 7.7%No fuel used
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Mount Pocono compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Mount Pocono on our top lists:

  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (population 500+)"
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  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Spain (population 500+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
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