Dubois, Indiana

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Dubois
census-designated place
Dubois is located in Indiana
Dubois
Dubois
Coordinates: 38°26′43″N 86°48′16″W / 38.44528°N 86.80444°W / 38.44528; -86.80444Coordinates: 38°26′43″N 86°48′16″W / 38.44528°N 86.80444°W / 38.44528; -86.80444
Country United States
State Indiana
County Dubois
Township Marion
Elevation 505 ft (154 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 488
ZIP code 47527
FIPS code 18-18784[1]
GNIS feature ID 433736[2]

Dubois is an unincorporated census-designated place in Marion Township, Dubois County, Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 488.

History[edit]

Dubois was platted in 1885.[3] It took its name from Dubois County.[4]

Geography[edit]

Dubois is located at 38°26′43″N 86°48′16″W / 38.44528°N 86.80444°W / 38.44528; -86.80444.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Dubois, Dubois County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17. 
  3. ^ Wilson, George R. (1910). History of Dubois County from Its Primitive Days to 1910. Windmill Publications. p. 349. 
  4. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 117. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...Dubois, for the county in which it located...