|Elevation||833 ft (254 m)|
|GNIS feature ID||430277|
Aroma was named in the 19th century by William P. Haworth, who kept a small store there. Aroma was a descriptive name, perhaps for the scent of fresh-cut hay. A post office was established at Aroma in 1870, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1902.
Aroma is located at.
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- "Aroma, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10.
- Haines, John F. (1915). History of Hamilton County, Indiana: Her People, Industries And Institutions, Volume 1. B.F. Bowen & Co. p. 261.
- Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 54. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3.
Allegedly the village was named for pleasant odors...
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- "Hamilton County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 17 September 2014.
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