Butlerville is an unincorporated census-designated place in central Campbell Township, Jennings County, Indiana, United States.
The Butlerville post office was established in 1851. An early settler being a former resident of Butlerville, Ohio, caused the name to be selected. Butlerville was legally platted in 1853.
Hannah Milhous Nixon, mother of President Richard Nixon, was born near Butlerville.
The community was home to Butlerville High School, home of the Bulldogs; which graduated classes from ~1910 thru 1950. Today, the community is serviced by Jennings County High School.
Butlerville lies along U.S. Route 50 east-northeast of the town of Vernon, the county seat of Jennings County.
Its elevation is 807 feet (246 m), and it is located at 39°2′4″N 85°30′46″W / 39.03444°N 85.51278°W (39.0344983, -85.5127432). Although Butlerville is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 47223.
U.S. Decennial Census
Amos Butler sterilized prisoners and the handicapped at nearby mental hospital.