Maxatawny, Pennsylvania

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Maxatawny, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
Maxatawny is located in Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 40°32′33″N 75°41′20″W / 40.54250°N 75.68889°W / 40.54250; -75.68889Coordinates: 40°32′33″N 75°41′20″W / 40.54250°N 75.68889°W / 40.54250; -75.68889
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Berks
Township Maxatawny
Elevation 479 ft (146 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 610 and 484
GNIS feature ID 1180566[1]

Maxatawny is an unincorporated community located on U.S. Route 222 in Maxatawny Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States five miles east of Kutztown.[2] It is in the Lehigh watershed and Schaefer Run flows through it to the Little Lehigh Creek. It is served by the Kutztown post office with the zip code of 19530.[3] Traffic speed on 222 is reduced to 35 miles-per-hour passing through the village, which borders Lehigh County.