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Stroudsburg
Monroe County, Pennsylvania

ZipCodes
18360




Page Contents for Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Libraries.

Schools.



Statistics & Facts

The Pennsylvania state capital is Harrisburg.
The population of Stroudsburg is approximately 5,312 (1990), 5567 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,550 (1990), 2385 (2010).
The amount of land area in Stroudsburg is 4.6 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.08 sq kilometers.
The distance from Stroudsburg to Washington DC is 174 miles.
The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 101 miles. (as the crow flies)
Stroudsburg is positioned 40.98 degrees north of the equator and 75.19 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Location

near the New Jersey border in northeastern Pennsylvania.
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History & History Related Items

"In the summer of 1778, Stroudsburg became a haven for survivors of the Wyoming Massacre. Two years earlier, Colonel Jacob Stroud had bought some land tracts and built a stockade here. The stockade, known as Fort Penn, provided protection for the former Wyoming settlers, a gesture that enhanced the fatherly status of Colonel Stroud"
(from Name Origins of Northeast PA Towns by Mike O'Hara)
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Stroudsburg City Government

Stroudsburg Mayor
700 Sarah St
Stroudsburg, PA 18360-2122
Phone: 570-421-6660



COUNTY GOVERNMENT


Monroe County
724 Phillips St # B
Stroudsburg, PA 18360-2224
Phone: 570-420-3735


Monroe County Courthouse
N 7th St At Monroe St
Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: 570-420-3400

Stroudsburg Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
556 Main St
Stroudsburg, PA 18360-2004
Phone: 570-421-4433

Stroudsburg Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
556 Main St
Stroudsburg, PA 18360-2004
Phone: 570-421-4433

Stroudsburg Libraries

Eastern Monroe Public Library
1002 N 9th St
Stroudsburg, PA 18360-1210
Phone: 570-421-0800

Stroudsburg Schools

Stroudsburg Area School District
123 Linden St
Stroudsburg, PA 18360-1315
Phone: 570-421-1990

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