Pike County & Eastern Poconos

Affordable home values … property tax advantages, proximity to places of employment in New York and Northern New Jersey … these are a few of the tangible economic reasons to consider living in Pennsylvania. But just as important for most of our clients is the powerful emotional tug this special corner of the state exerts on them. Many have realized an opportunity to experience home ownership in an area that they first came to know as a visitor.

Pike County’s natural borders of the Delaware River and Lake Wallenpaupack enclose a diverse landscape of mountains and forests, lakes and streams, and abundant wildlife (approx. one third of its total acreage is protected through federal and state government ownership). And its towns, like quaint Victorian Milford, have a reassuring authenticity and permanence. See for yourself, pick a weekend to experience the popular sights in the area. Visit www.pikechamber.com for tourism and lodging information.

Get a sense of our area’s vitality, and stay a lifetime. Whether it’s building the house of your dreams, or buying an existing resale property, we’ve made it happen for hundreds of others who have shared your experience. The advantages of Pike County for your new home are many:

  • MORE HOME  for your money.
  • MORE LAND   for your family’s privacy and pleasure.
  • LOW, LOW TAXES  compared to neighboring states.
  • THE LURE OF AFFORDABLE COUNTY LIVING  & year round recreational opportunities.
  • THE VITALITY OF THE MOST SOUGHT-AFTER PLACE  in northeastern Pennsylvania (NEPA).
  • WITHIN COMMUTING DISTANCE  of New York and New Jersey suburban corporate centers.

Quick Facts of Interest

Courtesy of the 2010 US Census

Estimated Population, 2010: 57,369

Percent Change 2000 to 2010: 23.9%

Housing Units, 2002: 35,737

Homeownership Rate, 2000: 84.8%

Households, 2000 17,433

Median Home Value: $163,900

Land Area, 2000: 547 square miles

Persons per Square Mile: 99

Courtesy of the 2020 US Census

Estimated Population, 2020: 58,535

Percent Change 2010 to 2020: 2%

Housing Units, 2019: 29,073

Households, 2019 22,119

Median Home Value: $185,700

Land Area, 2010: 545 square miles

Persons per Square Mile: 105.3

More info on Pike County and it’s People

Delaware Valley School District

Wallenpaupak School District

Pike Country Public Library

The Pike County Chamber of Commerce — Order a FREE 24-page booklet with more details!

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