Ronks, Pennsylvania

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Ronks
The Red Caboose Motel in Ronks consists of decommissioned railroad cabooses (2014)
The Red Caboose Motel in Ronks consists of decommissioned railroad cabooses (2014)
Ronks is located in Pennsylvania
Ronks
Ronks
Location within the U.S. state of Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 40°01′34″N 76°10′07″W / 40.02611°N 76.16861°W / 40.02611; -76.16861Coordinates: 40°01′34″N 76°10′07″W / 40.02611°N 76.16861°W / 40.02611; -76.16861
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
CountyLancaster
Population
 • Total362
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
17572
Area code(s)717 Exchange: 687
GNIS feature ID1185421[1]

Ronks is a small farming community and census-designated place in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, just west of Paradise, Pennsylvania. The town is noted for being the home of Ronks Concrete Company. The community is home to several Amish themed tourist attractions, shops, restaurants, and lodging lining the Lincoln Highway. It is also close to the Strasburg Rail Road and the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania. The community has a large Amish and Mennonite population. As of the 2010 census the population was 362 residents.

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