Watkins, Ohio

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Watkins, Ohio
Unincorporated community
Watkins, Ohio is located in Ohio
Watkins, Ohio
Watkins, Ohio
Location of Watkins, Ohio
Coordinates: 40°12′45″N 83°14′49″W / 40.21250°N 83.24694°W / 40.21250; -83.24694
Country United States
State Ohio
Counties Union
Elevation[1] 961 ft (293 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 43040
Area code(s) 937
GNIS feature ID 1065456[1]

Watkins is an unincorporated community in Mill Creek Township, Union County, Ohio, United States. It is located at 40°12′45″N 83°14′49″W / 40.21250°N 83.24694°W / 40.21250; -83.24694Coordinates: 40°12′45″N 83°14′49″W / 40.21250°N 83.24694°W / 40.21250; -83.24694,[2] along Watkins Road, between U.S. Route 33 and U.S. Route 42, about 5 miles east of Marysville.[3]

The Watkins Post office was established on March 18, 1840, but was discontinued on July 31, 1908. The mail service is now sent through the Marysville branch.[4]

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