Abington, Indiana

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Abington
Unincorporated community
Central Abington
Central Abington
Abington is located in Indiana
Abington
Abington
Abington is located in the US
Abington
Abington
Coordinates: 39°43′59″N 84°57′47″W / 39.73306°N 84.96306°W / 39.73306; -84.96306Coordinates: 39°43′59″N 84°57′47″W / 39.73306°N 84.96306°W / 39.73306; -84.96306
Country United States
State Indiana
County Wayne
Township Abington
Elevation[1] 830 ft (250 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 80
ZIP code 47325
GNIS feature ID 429988

Abington is an unincorporated community in Abington Township, Wayne County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]

History[edit]

Abington was laid out and platted in 1817.[3]

A post office was established at Abington in 1824, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1903.[4]

Geography[edit]

Abington is located at 39°43′59″N 84°57′47″W / 39.73306°N 84.96306°W / 39.73306; -84.96306.

Notable person[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-07-07. 
  2. ^ "Abington, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2016-07-07. 
  3. ^ Young, Andrew White (1872). History of Wayne County, Indiana, from Its First Settlement to the Present Time. R. Clarke & Company. p. 144. 
  4. ^ "Wayne County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved July 7, 2016. 
  5. ^ Orlando H. Manning, Iowa General Assembly