Rancocas, New Jersey

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Rancocas, New Jersey
Unincorporated community
Rancocas Friends Meeting House
Rancocas Friends Meeting House
Rancocas is located in Burlington County, New Jersey
Rancocas
Rancocas
Rancocas is located in New Jersey
Rancocas
Rancocas
Rancocas is located in USA
Rancocas
Rancocas
Location in Burlington County (Inset: Burlington County in New Jersey)
Coordinates: 40°00′38″N 74°52′01″W / 40.01056°N 74.86694°W / 40.01056; -74.86694Coordinates: 40°00′38″N 74°52′01″W / 40.01056°N 74.86694°W / 40.01056; -74.86694
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Burlington
Township Westampton
Elevation 18 m (59 ft)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Zip Code 08073
Area code(s) 609
GNIS feature ID 879606[1]

Rancocas is an unincorporated community located within Westampton Township in Burlington County, New Jersey, United States.[2] The name derives from the Native American word Rankokous. which was used in the name of the Powhatan Renape Nation Indian Reservation located in the Westhampton Township. The Reservation was a popular tourist destination for visitors from the Philadelphia area, New York, and local residents, before the Reservation became the Rancocas State Park.

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