Indian Mountain Lake, Pennsylvania

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Indian Mountain Lake, Pennsylvania
Indian Mountain Lake is located in Pennsylvania
Indian Mountain Lake
Indian Mountain Lake
Location in Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 41°0′18″N 75°30′11″W / 41.00500°N 75.50306°W / 41.00500; -75.50306Coordinates: 41°0′18″N 75°30′11″W / 41.00500°N 75.50306°W / 41.00500; -75.50306
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountiesCarbon, Monroe
TownshipsPenn Forest, Tunkhannock, Chestnuthill
Area
 • Total6.4 sq mi (16.7 km2)
 • Land6.4 sq mi (16.5 km2)
 • Water0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation
1,785 ft (544 m)
Population
 • Total4,372
 • Density688/sq mi (265.6/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)570 & 272
FIPS code42-36904
GNIS feature ID2633697

Indian Mountain Lake is a census-designated place (CDP)[1] in Carbon County and Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States. The Carbon County portion of the CDP is in Penn Forest Township, while the Monroe County portion is in Tunkhannock and Chestnuthill townships. As of the 2010 census, the population of the community was 4,372.[2]

The community of Indian Mountain Lake lies at the southern edge of the Poconos, on top of Pohopoco Mountain and extending north to the valley of Mud Run, which is impounded to form the small Indian Mountain Lake. The western edge of the CDP follows Pennsylvania Route 534, and Pennsylvania Route 115 crosses the eastern side of the community. Interstate 80 is 7 miles (11 km) to the northwest via PA 115, and Brodheadsville on U.S. Route 209 is 8 miles (13 km) to the south.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on December 21, 2013. Retrieved February 13, 2016.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Indian Mountain Lake CDP, Pennsylvania". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved April 8, 2015.

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