From spectacular natural attractions to action-packed resorts and lodges, historic communities with vibrant downtowns and a slate of innovative companies, the Pocono Mountains region offers high appeal as a place to live.
The Pocono Mountains region, which includes Carbon, Monroe, Pike and Wayne counties, is centrally located between the New York and Philadelphia metro areas. Home to more than 330,000 residents, the region has long been a hub of hospitality and tourism. Its affordability, roster of charming communities with vibrant downtowns and wealth of entertainment, arts and recreation options are drawing talent and new businesses alike. Here is a snapshot of just a few of the region’s standout communities.