Leroy, Indiana

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Leroy
Unincorporated community
Leroy is located in Indiana
Leroy
Leroy
Coordinates: 41°21′36″N 87°16′19″W / 41.36000°N 87.27194°W / 41.36000; -87.27194Coordinates: 41°21′36″N 87°16′19″W / 41.36000°N 87.27194°W / 41.36000; -87.27194
Country United States
State Indiana
County Lake
Township Winfield
Elevation 682 ft (208 m)
ZIP code 46355
FIPS code 18-42930[1]
GNIS feature ID 449683[2]

Leroy is an unincorporated community in Winfield Township, Lake County, Indiana. The town was founded on December 11, 1875, by Thomas McClann. The town sign at the intersection of U.S. 231 and Elkhart Street describes Leroy as "One of Lake County's First Irish Settlements". The town contains the Living Testimony Church, which was founded in 1888 and still holds services to this day.

Geography[edit]

Leroy is located at 41°21′36″N 87°16′19″W / 41.36000°N 87.27194°W / 41.36000; -87.27194.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Leroy, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17.