Carbon Hill, Ohio
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Location of Carbon Hill, Ohio
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Carbon Hill is a census-designated place in central Ward Township, Hocking County, Ohio, United States. Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 43111. As of 2012, the population was approximately 700.
State Route 278, located on the western edge of Carbon Hill, is its main north-south street.
Carbon Hill was laid out in 1873. Coal (a carbon-based fuel) was extensively mined there. This industry accounts for the community's name. A post office called Carbon Hill has been in operation since 1879.
The residents of Carbon Hill are served by the Nelsonville-York City School District and Nelsonville-York High School.
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- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Carbon Hill, Ohio
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- "Hocking County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 10 December 2015.
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