Fairfield Center is an unincorporated community in Fairfield Township, DeKalb County, Indiana.
History [ edit ]
A post office was established at Fairfield Center in 1852, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1906.
Fairfield Center is at the geographical center of Fairfield Township, hence the name. [3 ] [4 ]
Geography [ edit ]
Fairfield Center is located at
. 41°28′57″N 85°07′41″W / 41.48250°N 85.12806°W
References [ edit ]
^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved . 2008-01-31
^ "Fairfield Center, Indiana". . Geographic Names Information System United States Geological Survey . Retrieved . 2009-10-17
^ "DeKalb County". Jim Forte Postal History . Retrieved . 3 September 2014
^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). . Indiana University Press. p. 129. From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. The name comes from the village's location near the center...