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Defiance, Pennsylvania
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Defiance, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Defiance, Pennsylvania
Defiance, Pennsylvania
Location in Pennsylvania
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Bedford
Township Broad Top
Area
 • Total 0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
 • Land 0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
1,020 ft (310 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 239
 • Density 1,414/sq mi (546.0/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 814
GNIS feature ID 1173111

Defiance is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Broad Top Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. The village was home to 239 residents, as of the 2010 census. It is located along Six Mile Run Road (State Route 1036).

The community most likely was named in pioneer days after Fort Defiance.

Education

Public education in Defiance is administered by the Tussey Mountain School District, which operates Defiance Elementary School within the community.

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