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Obelisk, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Montgomery
Township Upper Frederick
Elevation 335 ft (102 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP Code 19492
Area code(s) 610 and 484
GNIS feature ID 1204319

Obelisk is an unincorporated community in Upper Frederick Township and Lower Frederick Township in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. Obelisk is located at the intersection of Pennsylvania Route 73 and Faust Road.

According to tradition, the community was so named from image of an obelisk in the logo of paper collars sold in the area.

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