Busseron, Indiana

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Busseron
Unincorporated community
Busseron is located in Indiana
Busseron
Busseron
Coordinates: 38°50′08″N 87°26′57″W / 38.83556°N 87.44917°W / 38.83556; -87.44917Coordinates: 38°50′08″N 87°26′57″W / 38.83556°N 87.44917°W / 38.83556; -87.44917
Country United States
State Indiana
County Knox
Township Busseron
Elevation 466 ft (142 m)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47561
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-09496[1]
GNIS feature ID 431894[2]

Busseron is an unincorporated community in Busseron Township, Knox County, Indiana.

Geography[edit]

Busseron is located at 38°50′08″N 87°26′57″W / 38.83556°N 87.44917°W / 38.83556; -87.44917.

History[edit]

Busseron was surveyed by George Calhoun in 1854. W. W. Harper, J. A. McClure and T.P. Emison were proprietors. It was a station on the Evansville & Terre Haute Railroad. As early as the 1920s, Busseron was not so much a town and just simply a railroad station.

References[edit]

[3]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Busseron, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10. 
  3. ^ Brothers, Goodspeed (2010). History of knox and daviess counties, indiana. from the earliest time to the present; with biographical sketches, reminiscences, notes, etc.; together .. and its progress down to the formation of th. Nabu Press.