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Statistics & Facts

The Pennsylvania state capital is Harrisburg.
The population of Packerton is approximately 490 (2000).
The amount of land area in Packerton is 37.469 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.777 sq kilometers.
The distance from Packerton to Washington DC is 154 miles.
The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 75 miles. (as the crow flies)
Packerton is positioned 40.86 degrees north of the equator and 75.72 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Packerton elevation is 1,285 feet above sea level.


between Lehighton and Jim Thorpe in the southwest Pocono Mtns, 29 miles north of Allentown and 93 miles north of Philadelphia
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History & History Related Items

Packerton was named for Asa Packer, who was once the owner of the Lehigh Valley Railroad
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Episcopal Church, Old Packerton School
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Packerton City Government

Carbon County Records Dept
4 Broadway
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2006
Phone: 717-325-9124

Carbon County Tourist Agency
PO Box 90
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-0090
Phone: 717-325-3673

Packerton Chamber

Jim Thorpe Area Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 164
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Phone: 570-325-3673

Packerton Organizations

Jim Thorpe Area Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 164
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Phone: 570-325-3673
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Packertno is located in the eastern Time Zone and does participate in Daylight Savings Time.

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