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Wiconisco, Pennsylvania
Census-designated place
Location in Dauphin County and state of Pennsylvania
Location in Dauphin County and state of Pennsylvania
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Dauphin
Township Wiconisco
Area
 • Total 1.09 sq mi (2.82 km2)
 • Land 1.09 sq mi (2.82 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 738 ft (225 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 921
 • Density 845/sq mi (326.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 17097
FIPS code 42-84968
GNIS feature ID 1199792

Wiconisco is a census-designated place in Wiconisco Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States. Its location is just north of U.S. Route 209 and the borough of Lykens. As of the 2010 census the population was 921.

History

A post office has been in operation at Wiconisco since 1835. The community took its name from Wiconisco Creek.


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