Moonsville, Indiana

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Moonsville
Unincorporated community
Moonsville is located in Indiana
Moonsville
Moonsville
Coordinates: 40°11′38″N 85°36′05″W / 40.19389°N 85.60139°W / 40.19389; -85.60139Coordinates: 40°11′38″N 85°36′05″W / 40.19389°N 85.60139°W / 40.19389; -85.60139
Country United States
State Indiana
County Madison
Township Richland
Elevation 876 ft (267 m)
ZIP code 46012
FIPS code 18-50868[1]
GNIS feature ID 439387[2]

Moonsville is an unincorporated community in Richland Township, Madison County, Indiana.

Geography[edit]

Moonsville is located at 40°11′38″N 85°36′05″W / 40.19389°N 85.60139°W / 40.19389; -85.60139.

History[edit]

Moonville was laid out in 1835 by Zimri Moon, and named for him.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Moonville, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States 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. 929. 

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