Indian Mountain Lake, Pennsylvania

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Indian Mountain Lake, Pennsylvania
Census-designated place
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
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
Counties Carbon, Monroe
Townships Penn Forest, Tunkhannock, Chestnuthill
Area
 • Total 6.4 sq mi (16.7 km2)
 • Land 6.4 sq mi (16.5 km2)
 • Water 0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation 1,785 ft (544 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 4,372
 • Density 688/sq mi (265.6/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 570 & 272
FIPS code 42-36904
GNIS feature ID 2633697

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 was 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. 
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Indian Mountain Lake CDP, Pennsylvania". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved April 8, 2015. 

External links[edit]