|Coordinates: 40°1′21″N 75°56′33″W / 40.02250°N 75.94250°WCoordinates: 40°1′21″N 75°56′33″W / 40.02250°N 75.94250°W|
|Elevation||518 ft (158 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|Area code(s)||484, 610, 717|
|GNIS feature ID||1172273|
Compass is an unincorporated community in West Caln Township in Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States. Compass is located at the intersection of Pennsylvania Route 10 and Pennsylvania Route 340.
The community was named after the image of a compass on the sign of a tavern.
- ^ "Compass". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey, United States Department of the Interior.
- ^ Chester County, Pennsylvania Highway Map (PDF) (Map). PennDOT. 2012. Retrieved August 22, 2013.[permanent dead link]
- ^ Moyer, Armond; Moyer, Winifred (1958). The origins of unusual place-names. Keystone Pub. Associates. p. 26.