Wiconisco, Pennsylvania

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Wiconisco, Pennsylvania
CDP
Location in Dauphin County and state of Pennsylvania.
Location in Dauphin County and state of Pennsylvania.
Coordinates: 40°34′24″N 76°41′29″W / 40.57333°N 76.69139°W / 40.57333; -76.69139Coordinates: 40°34′24″N 76°41′29″W / 40.57333°N 76.69139°W / 40.57333; -76.69139
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Dauphin
Elevation 738 ft (225 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 921
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 17097
GNIS feature ID 1199792

Wiconisco is a census-designated place[1] located in Wiconisco Township, Dauphin County in the state of Pennsylvania. Its location is just north of US Route 209. As of the 2010 census the population was 921.[2]

History[edit]

A post office has been in operation at Wiconisco since 1835.[3] The community took its name from Wiconisco Creek.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.census.gov/2010census/
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-05-14. 
  3. ^ "Dauphin County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 24 February 2015. 
  4. ^ Notes and Queries, Historical, Biographical and Genealogical, Relating Chiefly to Interior Pennsylvania. Harrisburg Publishing Company. 1895. p. 21. 

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