Deming, Indiana

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Deming
Unincorporated community
Deming is located in Indiana
Deming
Deming
Coordinates: 40°06′55″N 86°05′55″W / 40.11528°N 86.09861°W / 40.11528; -86.09861Coordinates: 40°06′55″N 86°05′55″W / 40.11528°N 86.09861°W / 40.11528; -86.09861
Country United States
State Indiana
County Hamilton
Township Jackson
Elevation 892 ft (272 m)
ZIP code 46034
FIPS code 18-17650[1]
GNIS feature ID 433464[2]

Deming is an unincorporated community in Jackson Township, Hamilton County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Deming was laid out in 1837.[3] The first post office in the community was called Penfield.[4] It was renamed Deming in 1854, and was discontinued in 1902.[5]

Geography[edit]

Deming is located at 40°06′55″N 86°05′55″W / 40.11528°N 86.09861°W / 40.11528; -86.09861.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Deming, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10. 
  3. ^ Haines, John F. (1915). History of Hamilton County, Indiana: Her People, Industries And Institutions, Volume 1. B.F. Bowen & Co. p. 262. 
  4. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 112. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. A post office established as Penfield... 
  5. ^ "Hamilton County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 17 September 2014.