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Hickman Run
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Location of Hickman Run mouth
Other name(s) Tributary to Youghiogheny River
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Fayette
Physical characteristics
Main source Jacobs Creek divide
about 2 miles west of Owensdale, Pennsylvania
1,190 ft (360 m)
40°04′50″N 079°37′39″W / 40.08056°N 79.62750°W / 40.08056; -79.62750
River mouth Youghiogheny River
Raineytown, Pennsylvania
850 ft (260 m)
40°02′26″N 079°38′51″W / 40.04056°N 79.64750°W / 40.04056; -79.64750
Length 3.05 mi (4.91 km)
Basin features
Progression generally south
River system Monongahela River
Basin size 6.04 square miles (15.6 km2)
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Bridges Gillespie Road, PA 819, Clark Road, Hickory Square Road, Hickman Road, Spring Grove Road, Raineytown Road

Hickman Run is a 3.05 mi (4.91 km) long 2nd order tributary to the Youghiogheny River in Fayette County, Pennsylvania.


Hickman Run rises about 2 miles west of Owensdale, Pennsylvania, and then flows south to join the Youghiogheny River at Raineytown.


Hickman Run drains 2.68 square miles (6.9 km2) of area, receives about 42.1 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 372.93, and is about 34% forested.

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