Indiana State Road 16

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State Road 16 marker

State Road 16
Route information
Maintained by INDOT
Length: 105.15 mi[1] (169.22 km)
Major junctions
West end: US 41 at Ade
  US 421 at Monon
US 35 at Royal Center
US 31 west of Denver
East end: SR 5 at Huntington
Location
Counties: Newton, Jasper, White, Cass, Miami, Wabash, Huntington
Highway system
  • Indiana State Roads
SR 15 SR 17

State Road 16 is an east–west road in Northern Indiana. Its western terminus is at U.S. Route 41 in Ade, Indiana. Its eastern terminus is at State Road 5 north of Huntington, Indiana.

Route description[edit]

SR 16 begins at US 41 at a traffic light just east of Ade, then SR 16 heads due east toward Huntington. SR 16 passes through Brook and Monon where SR 16 meets U.S. Route 421. After Monon SR 16 passes through Buffalo, Royal Center, and Denver. After Denver SR 16 turns due north onto State Road 19, after 3 miles (4.8 km) SR 16 turns due east. Then SR 16 eastern terminus is at SR 5 north of Huntington.[2]

History[edit]

Between 1917 and 1926, SR 16 was in southern Indiana going from Mt. Vernon to New Albany. Following the route that State Road 62 does today. Between 1926 and 1934 SR 16 went to the Ohio State Line. In 1934 U.S. Route 224 was commissioned in Indiana and was route onto SR 16 from Huntington to the Ohio State Line.

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Newton Ade 0.00 0.00 US 41 – Terre Haute, Hammond Western terminus of SR 16.
Iroquois Township 6.79 10.93 SR 55 – Fowler, Crown Point
Jasper Jordan Township 14.75 23.74 US 231 to I-65 – Lafayette, Crown Point
White Monon 29.15 46.91 US 421 – Indianapolis, Michigan City
Buffalo 35.55 57.21 SR 39 north – La Porte Western end of SR 39 concurrency
37.16 59.80 SR 39 south / SR 119 – Monticello Eastern end of SR 39 concurrency; Western terminus and end of SR 119 concurrency
Cass Township 41.74 67.17 SR 119 north – Winamac Eastern end of SR 119 concurrency
Cass Royal Center 50.90 81.92 US 35 – Logansport, La Porte, Michigan City
Harrison Township 57.62 92.73 SR 17 – Logansport, Plymouth
Bethlehem Township 60.85 97.93 SR 25 – Logansport, Warsaw
Miami Union Township 69.95 112.57 US 31 – Indianapolis, South Bend
Richland Township 75.92 122.18 SR 19 south – Peru Southern end of SR 19 concurrency
79.07 127.25 SR 19 north – Elkhart Northern end of SR 19 concurrency
Wabash Paw Paw Township 86.35 138.97 SR 15 – Wabash, Warsaw
91.39 147.08 SR 13 – Wabash, North Manchester
Huntington Warren Township 100.28 161.39 SR 105
Huntington 105.15 169.22 SR 5 – Huntington, South Whitley Eastern terminus of SR 16
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Route map: Google / Bing