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Lancaster County local /ˈlæŋkəstər/, (Pennsylvania German: Lengeschder Kaundi) sometimes nicknamed the Garden Spot of America or Pennsylvania Dutch Country, is a county located in the south central part of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.[1] As of the 2010 census, the population was 519,445.[2] Its county seat is Lancaster.[3]

References

  1. Walbert, David J. (2002). Garden Spot: Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, the Old Order Amish, and the Selling of Rural America. Oxford University Press. pp. 272. ISBN 0-19-514844-4 . http://www.newagrarian.com/gardenspot/index.html. Retrieved August 21, 2006. 
  2. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 6, 2011. https://web.archive.org/web/20110606185250/http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/42/42071.html. Retrieved January 10, 2016. 
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. https://web.archive.org/web/20110531210815/http://www.naco.org/Counties/Pages/FindACounty.aspx. Retrieved June 7, 2011.