Smithville, Monroe County, Indiana

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Smithville, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Smithville's historic fraternal lodge building
Smithville's historic fraternal lodge building
Smithville, Indiana is located in Indiana
Smithville, Indiana
Smithville, Indiana
Coordinates: 39°04′16″N 86°30′25″W / 39.07111°N 86.50694°W / 39.07111; -86.50694Coordinates: 39°04′16″N 86°30′25″W / 39.07111°N 86.50694°W / 39.07111; -86.50694
Country United States
State Indiana
County Monroe
Township Clear Creek
Elevation[1] 732 ft (223 m)
Time zone Eastern
ZIP code 47458
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-70308[2]
GNIS feature ID 452083

Smithville is an unincorporated community in Clear Creek Township, Monroe County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Smithfield had its start in the year 1851 by the building of the New Albany Railroad through that territory.[3][4]

Geography[edit]

Smithville is located at 39°04′16″N 86°30′25″W / 39.07111°N 86.50694°W / 39.07111; -86.50694.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ Blanchard, Charles (1884). Counties of Morgan, Monroe and Brown, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. F.A. Battey & Company. p. 525. 
  4. ^ History of Lawrence and Monroe Counties, Indiana: Their People, Industries, and Institutions. B.F. Bowen. 1914. p. 436.