East Stroudsburg, PA Population

Population: 9,888. Estimated population in July 2020: 10,621 (+7.4% change)
Males: 4,572 (46.2%), Females: 5,316 (53.8%)

Monroe County

Zip code: 18301

Median resident age: 26.4 years
Median household income: $36,601
Median house value: $115,800

Races in East Stroudsburg:

  • White Non-Hispanic (84.7%)
  • Black (6.3%)
  • Hispanic (5.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • Other race (1.8%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (21.5%), Irish (15.7%), Italian (14.2%), English (5.6%), Polish (4.4%), United States (4.4%).

Elevation: 422 feet

Land area: 2.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in East Stroudsburg

  • High school or higher: 82.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 23.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.8%
  • Unemployed: 21.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in East Stroudsburg borough

  • Never married: 43.3%
  • Now married: 39.9%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

6.2% Foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 1.6% Europe, 1.3% Asia, 1.0% Africa).

Population change in the 1990s: +903 (+10.1%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in East Stroudsburg:

  • POCONO MEDICAL CENTER (206 E BROWN ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near East Stroudsburg:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to East Stroudsburg:

  • LEHIGH VALLEY INTERNATIONAL (about 30 miles; ALLENTOWN, PA; Abbreviation: ABE)
  • WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON INTL (about 44 miles; WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON, PA; Abbreviation: AVP)
  • SULLIVAN COUNTY INTL (about 56 miles; MONTICELLO, NY; Abbreviation: MSV)
Other public-use airports nearest to East Stroudsburg:

  • STROUDSBURG-POCONO (about 4 miles; EAST STROUDSBURG, PA; Abbreviation: N53)
  • BLAIRSTOWN (about 14 miles; BLAIRSTOWN, NJ; Abbreviation: 1N7)
  • FLYING DOLLAR (about 16 miles; CANADENSIS, PA; Abbreviation: 8N4)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in East Stroudsburg:

  • EAST STROUDSBURG UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (Full-time enrollment: 4,985; Location: 200 PROSPECT ST; Public; Website: www.esu.edu; Offers Master’s degree)
  • POCONO REAL ESTATE ACADEMY (Location: 27 DANSBURY TERR; Private, for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near East Stroudsburg:

  • LAFAYETTE COLLEGE (about 23 miles; EASTON, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,218)
  • NORTHAMPTON COUNTY AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 26 miles; BETHLEHEM, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,128)
  • LEHIGH UNIVERSITY (about 31 miles; BETHLEHEM, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,725)
  • MUHLENBERG COLLEGE (about 37 miles; Allentown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,334)
  • LEHIGH CARBON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 38 miles; SCHNECKSVILLE, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,145)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SCRANTON (about 43 miles; SCRANTON, PA; Full-time enrollment: 4,093)
  • COUNTY COLLEGE OF MORRIS (about 44 miles; RANDOLPH, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 5,202)

Schools

Public high school in East Stroudsburg:

  • EAST STROUDSBURG SHS SOUTH (Students: 1,376; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in East Stroudsburg:

  • J T LAMBERT INTERMEDIATE SCH (Students: 1,110; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • RESICA EL SCH (Students: 660; Grades: KG – 05)
  • MIDDLE SMITHFIELD EL SCH (Students: 638; Grades: KG – 05)
  • J M HILL EL SCH (Students: 620; Grades: KG – 04)
  • SMITHFIELD EL SCH (Students: 449; Grades: KG – 05)
  • EAST STROUDSBURG EL SCH (Students: 139; Grades: 05 – 05)