Name givin to reference the northern suburbs of Ephrata, PA. Technically this area is divided up into East and West Cocalico Townships. West Cocalico is more sparse & detached while East Cocalico Township is one of the larger townships in Pennsylvania.
Cocalico is known to be a generally boring place. It's major commercial hub Denver, Pa doesn't even posess a grocery store. The older residents of cocalico are generally intolerent people who dislike minorities and go to the local vfw 4 days a week.
"Ephrata wasn't gay enough for my family, so i decided to purchase a home in East Cocalico."