Courter, Indiana

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Courter
Unincorporated community
Courter is located in Indiana
Courter
Courter
Coordinates: 40°50′13″N 86°03′47″W / 40.83694°N 86.06306°W / 40.83694; -86.06306Coordinates: 40°50′13″N 86°03′47″W / 40.83694°N 86.06306°W / 40.83694; -86.06306
Country United States
State Indiana
County Miami
Township Jefferson
Elevation 741 ft (226 m)
ZIP code 46970
FIPS code 18-15436[1]
GNIS feature ID 433045[2]

Courter is an unincorporated community in Jefferson Township, Miami County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Courter was platted in 1869 by R. F. Donaldson.[3]

Courter had a depot on the Lake Erie and Western Railroad. At one time Courter contained a general store, a blacksmith shop, and a public school.[4]

Geography[edit]

Courter is located at 40°50′13″N 86°03′47″W / 40.83694°N 86.06306°W / 40.83694; -86.06306.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Courter, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10. 
  3. ^ History of Miami County, Indiana: From the Earliest Time to the Present. Brant & Fuller. 1887. p. 681. 
  4. ^ Bodurtha , Arthur Lawrence (1914). History of Miami County, Indiana: A Narrative Account of Its Historical Progress, Its People and Its Principal Interests. Lewis Pub. p. 188.