Berne, Pennsylvania facts for kids

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Berne is a small unincorporated community in northern Berks County, Pennsylvania. The community is about 3 miles outside Hamburg, Pennsylvania and is served by the Hamburg Area School District. Berne sits near the Schuylkill River, south of Blue Mountain, in southeastern Tilden Township.

History

A post office called Berne was established in 1878, and remained in operation until 1954. The community was named after Bern, in Switzerland.

Coordinates: 40°31′26″N 76°00′06″W / 40.52389°N 76.00167°W / 40.52389; -76.00167


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