Azalia is an unincorporated community in Sand Creek Township, Bartholomew County, Indiana.
A post office was established at Azalia in 1833, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1934. It was named for the flowering shrub azalea.
Azalia is located at 39°05′30″N 85°50′50″W / 39.09167°N 85.84722°W.
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The name is for the flower, though apparently it is commendatory rather than descriptive.