Kimberton, Pennsylvania

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Kimberton, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
Kimberton PO Chesco PA.JPG
Chrisman's Mill, now the post office
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Chester
Township East Pikeland
Elevation 207 ft (63.1 m)
Coordinates 40°07′50″N 75°34′20″W / 40.13056°N 75.57222°W / 40.13056; -75.57222Coordinates: 40°07′50″N 75°34′20″W / 40.13056°N 75.57222°W / 40.13056; -75.57222
Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 19442
Area code 610
Location of Kimberton in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

Kimberton is an unincorporated community in East Pikeland Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States. The zip code is 19442. Originally settled in the late 18th century, it was not named until 1817. Like many surrounding villages, Kimberton developed around a tavern; in this case, the tavern was called Chrisman's. In 1796, the Chrisman's Mill began operating, drawing activity to the tiny village. It operated until 1938 and is currently the town's post office. Its current[when?] population is 7,901.[citation needed]


Kimberton is located at 40°07′50″N 75°34′20″W / 40.13056°N 75.57222°W / 40.13056; -75.57222 (40.130N, -75.572W). The elevation is 207 feet.

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