Centerton, Indiana

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Centerton
Unincorporated community
Centerton is located in Indiana
Centerton
Centerton
Coordinates: 39°30′54″N 86°23′42″W / 39.51500°N 86.39500°W / 39.51500; -86.39500Coordinates: 39°30′54″N 86°23′42″W / 39.51500°N 86.39500°W / 39.51500; -86.39500
Country United States
State Indiana
County Morgan
Township Clay
Elevation 627 ft (191 m)
Time zone EST (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46151
FIPS code 18-11782[1]
GNIS feature ID 449636[2]

Centerton is an unincorporated community in Clay Township, Morgan County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Centerton was laid out in 1854.[3]

Education[edit]

Grade school students attend Centerton Elementary School, a part of the school district of Martinsville. Students from Centerton attend Martinsville East Middle School and Martinsville High School in Martinsville, Indiana.

Geography[edit]

Centerton is located at 39°30′54″N 86°23′42″W / 39.51500°N 86.39500°W / 39.51500; -86.39500.

Notable people[edit]

Centerton was the childhood home of basketball coach John Wooden, whose family farm sits on the edge of town (with historical marker), and where the Johnny Wooden Interurban parkway runs.

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