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Mt Pocono is a borough located in Monroe County Pennsylvania, there is a map dated back to 1860 that shows three houses and a post office/store. In 1875 there were two hotels a few more homes and the Post Office was moved near the railroad depot. By the 1900's tourism had become the top industry of Mt Pocono. However over the years it began to slow down, in the late 1960's during the second home development era even with the hotel and boarding house business declining the Pocono's were being "rediscovered" Mount Pocono undergone a notable change in the community as a result of the second home boom. The interstate highway system was developed this compensated for the loss of mobility due to the demise of passenger rail service. In 1970 commercial activity and the number of housing units progressed and the number of housing units went from 478 to 1,341. Today families are settling permanently in the region and the borough. Most heads of household commute outside the area for work. According to the 2010 census the areas' population has grown to 3,096.
The people of MT Pocono take great pride in their small town, this makes MT Pocono a wonderful place to not only shop, conduct business or visit but to live. MT Pocono is located at the highest elevation point in Monroe County and is minutes from so many family activities such as Camel Back Ski Resort in the winter and water park in the summer. Mt Airy Lodge Casino, Pocono Raceway, The Crossings Premium outlet, Delaware River for many water activities, horse back riding, hiking, many indoor water parks, movie theaters and much much more.
The town of Mt Pocono host festivals during the year for families to enjoy and learn about the area.