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Moshannon, Pennsylvania
Map showing Centre County in Pennsylvania
Map showing Centre County in Pennsylvania
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Centre
Township Snow Shoe
Area
 • Total 0.34 sq mi (0.89 km2)
 • Land 0.34 sq mi (0.89 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
1,531 ft (467 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 281
 • Density 820/sq mi (316.7/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
16859
FIPS code 42-51240
GNIS feature ID 1181610

Moshannon is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Snow Shoe Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 281 residents. It is located 4 miles (6 km) northwest of Interstate 80 at the convergence of Pennsylvania Routes 53 and 144. Black Moshannon Creek, part of the West Branch Susquehanna River watershed, runs through a 200-foot-deep (60 m) valley half a mile (0.8 km) south of the town.

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