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View of Wapwallopen, Pennsylvania
|Elevation||541 ft (165 m)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC)|
|Area code(s)||570 Exchange: 379|
Wapwallopen is an unincorporated community in lower Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. It is designated a "populated community place" (class code U6), a populated place that is not a census designated or incorporated place having an official federally recognized name. It get its name from a Native American settlement that was established where Big Wapwallopen Creek feeds into the Susquehanna River. The Great Indian Warpath historically passed through the area.