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Georgetown, Pennsylvania
Georgetown, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Georgetown, Pennsylvania
Georgetown, Pennsylvania
Location in Pennsylvania
Georgetown, Pennsylvania is located in the United States
Georgetown, Pennsylvania
Georgetown, Pennsylvania
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Luzerne
Township Wilkes-Barre
Area
 • Total 0.7 sq mi (1.9 km2)
 • Land 0.7 sq mi (1.9 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 1,640
 • Density 2,240/sq mi (863/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
18702
Area code(s) 570

Georgetown is a census-designated place (CDP) in Wilkes-Barre Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, adjacent to the city of Wilkes-Barre. The CDP population was 1,640 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Georgetown is located at 41°13′35″N 75°52′19″W / 41.22639°N 75.87194°W / 41.22639; -75.87194.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.73 square miles (1.9 km2), all of it land. Georgetown occupies most of the southwestern half of Wilkes-Barre Township and is bisected by Interstate 81/Pennsylvania Route 309. Exit 165 of I-81 is located at the southwestern edge of the CDP. The city of Wilkes-Barre is to the northwest.

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