East Cocalico Township is one of the northeastern townships of Lancaster County. It was divided from Cocalico Township in 1838. Irregularly shaped, the Township has a length of approximately 5.5 miles and an average width of 3.5 miles. The Township is named for the Cocalico Creek and the Indian Village present here when the first European settlers arrived.
Cocalico is pronounced: koh-kal-ê-koh
“Cocalico” is an anglicized pronunciation of the Indian phrase “koch-hale-kung”.
Township Office Hours: Monday thru Friday 8am to 4:30pm
Please call ahead to schedule an appointment with the Zoning Officer.
100 Hill Road, Denver, PA 17517
P: 717-336-1720 F: 717-336-1724