Coal Creek, Indiana
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|Coal Creek, Indiana|
Fountain County's location in Indiana
|Elevation||633 ft (193 m)|
|GNIS feature ID||432703|
The namesake body of water Coal Creek was so named from deposits of coal along its banks.
Coal Creek is located at.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Coal Creek, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10.
- USGS GNIS Feature Detail Report: Coal Creek
- Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 98. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3.
The stream received its name from a rich coal bank discovered near its mouth.
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