Craigville, Indiana

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Craigville
Unincorporated community
Wells County's location in Indiana
Wells County's location in Indiana
Craigville is located in Wells County, Indiana
Craigville
Craigville
Location of Craigville in Wells County
Coordinates: 40°46′42″N 85°05′27″W / 40.77833°N 85.09083°W / 40.77833; -85.09083Coordinates: 40°46′42″N 85°05′27″W / 40.77833°N 85.09083°W / 40.77833; -85.09083
Country United States
State Indiana
County Wells
Township Lancaster
Elevation[1] 850 ft (260 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46731
FIPS code 18-15616[2]
GNIS feature ID 433082

Craigville is an unincorporated community in Lancaster Township, Wells County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[3]

History[edit]

Craigville was named after William J. Craig, a county clerk.[4] The Craigville post office has been in operation since 1879.[5]

Geography[edit]

Craigville is located at 40°46′42″N 85°05′27″W / 40.77833°N 85.09083°W / 40.77833; -85.09083.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-07-06. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "Craigville, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10. 
  4. ^ "Profile for Craigville, IN". ePodunk. Retrieved July 6, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Wells County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved July 6, 2016.