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Downtown Hershey at the intersection of Chocolate and Cocoa avenues
|Motto(s): The Sweetest Place on Earth|
Location in Dauphin County and state of Pennsylvania
|• Total||14.4 sq mi (37.3 km2)|
|• Land||14.4 sq mi (37.2 km2)|
|• Water||0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)|
|Elevation||410 ft (120 m)|
|• Density||993/sq mi (383.4/km2)|
|Time zone||Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|Area code(s)||717 Exchanges: 312, 520, 531, 533, 534|
|GNIS feature ID||1176895|
|Designated||March 2, 2003|
Hershey is a census-designated place (CDP) in Derry Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States. Hershey's chocolates are made in Hershey, which was founded by candy magnate Milton S. Hershey.
References[change | change source]
- "Experience Hershey, PA". Hershey Entertainment & Resorts. Retrieved December 22, 2015.
- "2010 Census Interactive Population Search PA - Hershey CDP". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved December 10, 2014.
- "PHMC Historical Markers Search" (Searchable database). Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Retrieved January 25, 2014.