|Elevation||827 ft (252 m)|
|GNIS feature ID||432522|
A post office was established at Cincinnati in 1874, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1934. According to tradition, the community was named when a visitor told the innkeeper that the surrounding hills and whiskey made him picture his home in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Cincinnati is located at.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Cincinnati, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10.
- "Greene County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 3 September 2014.
- Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 95. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3.
One night, during the first year of its existence, a drunken cattle buyer at the inn jokingly remarked that the place reminded him of his hometown, Cincinnati, Ohio, on account of its high hills and abundance of good whiskey.
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