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Beech Mountain Lakes
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Coordinates: 41°2′36″N 75°55′51″W / 41.04333°N 75.93083°W / 41.04333; -75.93083Coordinates: 41°2′36″N 75°55′51″W / 41.04333°N 75.93083°W / 41.04333; -75.93083
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Luzerne
Township Butler
Area
 • Total 2.4 sq mi (6.2 km2)
 • Land 2.2 sq mi (5.6 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.6 km2)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 2,022
 • Density 845/sq mi (326.1/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 570

Beech Mountain Lakes is a census-designated place (CDP) in Butler Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 2,022 at the 2010 census.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.4 square miles (6.2 km2), of which 2.2 square miles (5.6 km2) is land and 0.23 square miles (0.6 km2), or 9.73%, is water. The CDP consists of a housing development adjacent to an artificial lake in the valley of Nescopeck Creek. Interstate 80 passes just north of the CDP. Exit 262 on I-80 serves Pennsylvania Route 309, which runs past the western edge of the CDP.

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