Schoeneck, Pennsylvania

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Schoeneck, Pennsylvania
Schoeneck, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Schoeneck, Pennsylvania
Schoeneck, Pennsylvania
Location within the U.S. state of Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 40°14′29″N 76°10′27″W / 40.24139°N 76.17417°W / 40.24139; -76.17417Coordinates: 40°14′29″N 76°10′27″W / 40.24139°N 76.17417°W / 40.24139; -76.17417
CountryUnited States
TownshipWest Cocalico
 • Total1,056
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
GNIS feature ID1187093[1]

Schoeneck (German: Schöneck) is an unincorporated community and census-designated place located within West Cocalico Township in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. Schoeneck is a corruption of the Pennsylvania Dutch phrase Schoenes Eck, which translates to "pretty corner." As of the 2010 census the population was 1,056 residents.

Schoeneck Square.
Downtown Schoeneck Schoeneck, Pennsylvania.

Schoeneck is part of the Cocalico School District. A long time presence in Schoeneck, the Schoeneck Elementary School closed in June 2011. Schoeneck students will be transported to the Denver Elementary School for future school years.[2] Schoeneck is also home to the Schoeneck Volunteer Fire Company.

Schoeneck Engine 1-9-1.
Engine 1-9-1 Schoeneck, Pennsylvania.
Schoeneck Engine 1-9-1.
Engine 1-9-2 Schoeneck, Pennsylvania.


  1. ^ "Schoeneck, Pennsylvania". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Evans, Dean. "Cocalico School District OKs Schoeneck Elementary closure". Lancaster Online. Retrieved 2 August 2017.

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