Cable, Ohio

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Location of Cable, Ohio
Houses in southeastern Cable

Cable is an unincorporated community in central Wayne Township, Champaign County, Ohio, United States.[1] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 43009.[2]

Cable was platted in 1852 by Philander L. Cable, and named for him.[3] The railroad was built through town in 1854.[4] A post office called Cable has been in operation since 1868.[5]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Cable
  2. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  3. ^ Middleton, Evan P. (1917). History of Champaign County, Ohio: Its People, Industries and Institutions, Volume 1. B.F. Bowen. p. 239. 
  4. ^ The History of Champaign County, Ohio. W.H. Beers & Company. 1881. p. 557. 
  5. ^ "Champaign County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 21 December 2015. 

Coordinates: 40°10′13″N 83°37′42″W / 40.17028°N 83.62833°W / 40.17028; -83.62833