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Effort, / Mt Effort Pennsylvania
|• Total||5.060 sq mi (13.11 km2)|
|• Land||5.046 sq mi (13.07 km2)|
|• Water||0.014 sq mi (0.04 km2)|
|Elevation||778 ft (237 m)|
|• Density||448.42/sq mi (173.14/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1174036|
Effort, also known as Mount Effort, is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Monroe County, Pennsylvania, United States. Effort is located along Pennsylvania Route 115 2.5 miles (4.0 km) northwest of Brodheadsville. Effort has a post office with ZIP code 18330. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,269.
A post office called Effort has been in operation since 1850. According to tradition, the community was named for the considerable "effort" it took townspeople to agree on a name for the place.
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