Alida, Indiana

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Alida
Unincorporated community
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad in Alida, 1920
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad in Alida, 1920
Alida is located in Indiana
Alida
Alida
Coordinates: 41°30′38″N 86°54′11″W / 41.51056°N 86.90306°W / 41.51056; -86.90306Coordinates: 41°30′38″N 86°54′11″W / 41.51056°N 86.90306°W / 41.51056; -86.90306
Country United States
State Indiana
County LaPorte
Township Clinton
Elevation 781 ft (238 m)
ZIP code 46391
FIPS code 18-01000[1]
GNIS feature ID 430076[2]

Alida is an unincorporated community in Clinton Township, LaPorte County, Indiana, United States.

History[edit]

Alida was located at the junction of the Baltimore and Ohio and Louisville, New Albany and Corydon Railroads.[3] Alida contained a post office from 1876 until 1932.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Alida, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10. 
  3. ^ History of La Porte County, Indiana: Together with Sketches of Its Cities, Villages, and Townships. C. C. Chapman & Co. 1880. p. 671. 
  4. ^ "La Porte County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 29 December 2014.