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Dusk settles over Upper Mount Bethel Township as viewed from Klaver’s Chair on Blue Mountain

The Office Staff

A Team You Can Rely Upon

Rick Fisher – Township Manager 

1-570-897-6127  ext, 5

 Our office is open from 7:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.  Monday – Friday

Closed weekends and Holidays

We are closed on the Following Holidays:

New Years Day

Presidents Day

Good Friday

Memorial Day

Independence Day

Labor Day

Thanksgiving Day

Day After Thanksgiving Day

Christmas Day

Martin Luther King Day

V eteran’s Day


Upper Mount Bethel Township is a township in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States. Upper Mount Bethel Township is located in the Lehigh Valley region of the state. It is part of Pennsylvania’s Slate Belt.[1] The population of Upper Mount Bethel Township was 6,706 at the 2010 census.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 44.3 square miles (115 km2). 43.4 square miles (112 km2) of it is land and 0.9 square miles (2.3 km2) of it (2.01%) is water. It is drained by the Delaware River, which forms its eastern boundary separating it from New Jersey. Its natural northwest boundary is Blue Mountain. Its villages include Centerville, Five Points, Hartzells Ferry, Johnsonville, Mount Bethel, North Bangor, and Slateford. Its numbered routes are 191, 512, and 611.

Source: Wikipedia, Upper Mount Bethel Township