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Wapwallopen, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
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Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Luzerne
Elevation 541 ft (165 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC)
ZIP code 18660
Area code(s) 570 Exchange: 379

Wapwallopen is an unincorporated community in lower Luzerne County, Pennsylvania. It is designated a "populated community place" (class code U6), a populated place that is not a census designated or incorporated place having an official federally recognized name. It get its name from a Native American settlement that was established where Big Wapwallopen Creek feeds into the Susquehanna River. The Great Indian Warpath historically passed through the area.

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