Pantapin, Western Australia
|Population||141 (2006 census)|
|Elevation||344 m (1,129 ft)|
|LGA(s)||Shire of Quairading|
|State electorate(s)||Central Wheatbelt|
The town originated as a railway siding that was planned in 1912 as part of the Quairading to Bruce Rock line. The town was initially named Ulakain, after a nearby well, and was gazetted under that name in 1914.
The name proved problematic and was changed in 1921.