Burnsville, Indiana

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Burnsville
Unincorporated community
Bartholomew County's location in Indiana
Bartholomew County's location in Indiana
Burnsville is located in Bartholomew County, Indiana
Burnsville
Burnsville
Location in Bartholomew County
Coordinates: 39°10′22″N 85°44′25″W / 39.17278°N 85.74028°W / 39.17278; -85.74028Coordinates: 39°10′22″N 85°44′25″W / 39.17278°N 85.74028°W / 39.17278; -85.74028
Country United States
State Indiana
County Bartholomew
Township Rock Creek
Elevation 686 ft (209 m)
ZIP code 47203
FIPS code 18-09406[1]
GNIS feature ID 431858[2]

Burnsville is an unincorporated community in Rock Creek Township, Bartholomew County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Burnsville was founded in 1845.[3] It was named for its founder, Brice Burns.[4] Burnsville had a post office between 1852 and 1903.[5]

Geography[edit]

Burnsville is located at 39°10′22″N 85°44′25″W / 39.17278°N 85.74028°W / 39.17278; -85.74028.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Burnsville, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10. 
  3. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 83. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. This village was platted in 1845 by Brice Burns... 
  4. ^ Bulletin of the United States Geological Survey. U.S. Government Printing Office. 1902. p. 55. 
  5. ^ "Bartholomew County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 August 2014.