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Towamensing Trails, Pennsylvania
Census-designated place
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Carbon
Township Penn Forest
Area
 • Total 6.2 sq mi (16.1 km2)
 • Land 5.9 sq mi (15.4 km2)
 • Water 0.3 sq mi (0.7 km2)
Elevation 1,810 ft (550 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,292
 • Density 386/sq mi (148.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 42-77163
GNIS feature ID 1212327

Towamensing Trails is a census-designated place (CDP) in Penn Forest Township, Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States. The community is located directly south of the village of Albrightsville. As of the 2010 census, the population was 2,292.

The CDP is located in the southern part of the Poconos and is bordered by Pennsylvania Route 903 on the northwest, separating it from Albrightsville, and by Pennsylvania Route 534 on the northeast. PA 903 leads southwest 12 miles (19 km) to Jim Thorpe, the Carbon County seat, and north 7 miles (11 km) to Interstate 80 near Blakeslee, while PA 534 leads south 9 miles (14 km) to U.S. Route 209 and west through Hickory Run State Park 14 miles (23 km) to White Haven.


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