Palmdale, Pennsylvania facts for kids
Location in Dauphin County and state of Pennsylvania
|• Total||1.49 sq mi (3.85 km2)|
|• Land||1.49 sq mi (3.85 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||433 ft (132 m)|
|• Density||879/sq mi (339.5/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1193079|
Palmdale is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Derry Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States. As of the 2010 census the population was 1,308. Palmdale is in the Harrisburg-Carlisle Metropolitan Statistical Area.
U.S. Route 422 (E. Chocolate Avenue) is the main road through Palmdale. To the east it leads 12 miles (19 km) to Lebanon and 40 miles (64 km) to Reading, while to the west it leads via US 322 17 miles (27 km) to Harrisburg.
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