Emporia, Indiana

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Unincorporated community
Emporia is located in Indiana
Coordinates: 40°00′16″N 85°38′02″W / 40.00444°N 85.63389°W / 40.00444; -85.63389Coordinates: 40°00′16″N 85°38′02″W / 40.00444°N 85.63389°W / 40.00444; -85.63389
Country United States
State Indiana
County Madison
Township Adams
Elevation 925 ft (282 m)
ZIP code 46056
FIPS code 18-21160[1]
GNIS feature ID 434191[2]

Emporia is an unincorporated community in Adams Township, Madison County, Indiana.


Emporia is located at 40°00′16″N 85°38′02″W / 40.00444°N 85.63389°W / 40.00444; -85.63389, at the intersection of State Road 109 and U.S. Route 36. Large grain elevators are the community's most prominent landmark.


Emporia had its start in the year 1891 by the building of the railroad through that territory.[3]


  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Emporia, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17. 
  3. ^ Forkner, John La Rue and Dyson, Byron H. (1897). Historical Sketches and Reminiscences of Madison County, Indiana. Wilson, Humprheys & Co. p. 678.