Conrad, Indiana

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Conrad, Indiana
Conrad is located in Indiana
Conrad
Conrad
Conrad is located in the United States
Conrad
Conrad
Coordinates: 41°06′18″N 87°26′36″W / 41.10500°N 87.44333°W / 41.10500; -87.44333Coordinates: 41°06′18″N 87°26′36″W / 41.10500°N 87.44333°W / 41.10500; -87.44333
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyNewton
TownshipLake
Elevation679 ft (207 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
46349
Area code(s)219
GNIS feature ID432895

Conrad is an unincorporated community in Lake Township, Newton County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]

History[edit]

Conrad was laid out as a town in 1908 by Jennie M. Conrad.[3] A post office was established at Conrad in 1906, and remained in operation until 1915.[4]

Geography[edit]

Conrad is located at 41°06′18″N 87°26′36″W / 41.10500°N 87.44333°W / 41.10500; -87.44333.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "Conrad, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved July 8, 2017.
  3. ^ Ade, John (1911). Newton County: A Collection of Historical Facts and Personal Recollections Concerning Newton County, Indiana, from 1853 to 1911. Bobbs-Merrill. p. 195.
  4. ^ "Newton County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved May 6, 2017.