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East Texas, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
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Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Lehigh
Township Lower Macungie
440 ft (130 m)
 • Total 109
Time zone UTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 610 and 484
GNIS feature ID 1173885

East Texas is a village in Lower Macungie Township, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It is part of the Lehigh Valley metropolitan area of the United States.

Little Lehigh Creek forms its natural southern boundary. While the village has its own box post office with ZIP code of 18046, surrounding areas use the Allentown ZIP code of 18106 and the Macungie ZIP code of 18062.

The community was named after the state of Texas (the name was prefixed with "East" in order to avoid repetition with another Texas in the state.


The village is served by East Penn School District. Emmaus High School serves grades nine through twelve. Eyer Middle School and Lower Macungie Middle School serve grades six through eight.

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