Luxor, Pennsylvania

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Unincorporated community
Luxor is located in Pennsylvania
Location within the state of Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 40°20′3″N 79°28′41″W / 40.33417°N 79.47806°W / 40.33417; -79.47806Coordinates: 40°20′3″N 79°28′41″W / 40.33417°N 79.47806°W / 40.33417; -79.47806
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Westmoreland
Elevation 1,089 ft (332 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 15662
GNIS feature ID 1180092[1]

Luxor is an unincorporated community and coal town in Hempfield Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States, built by the Jamison Coal and Coke Company built to provide housing for workers of their No. 1 mine dating from the 1890s. Coal mining in the town ended in 1972.

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