Cutler, Indiana

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Cutler
Unincorporated community
Carroll County's location in Indiana
Carroll County's location in Indiana
Cutler is located in Carroll County, Indiana
Cutler
Cutler
Location in Carroll County
Coordinates: 40°28′35″N 86°31′27″W / 40.47639°N 86.52417°W / 40.47639; -86.52417Coordinates: 40°28′35″N 86°31′27″W / 40.47639°N 86.52417°W / 40.47639; -86.52417
Country United States
State Indiana
County Carroll
Township Democrat
Elevation 751 ft (229 m)
ZIP code 46920
FIPS code 18-16480[1]
GNIS feature ID 433265[2]

Cutler is an unincorporated community in Democrat Township, Carroll County, Indiana, United States. It is part of the Lafayette, Indiana Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

Cutler is located at 40°28′35″N 86°31′27″W / 40.47639°N 86.52417°W / 40.47639; -86.52417.

History[edit]

The town was laid out by John A. Cook during the construction of the Logansport Crawfordsville & Southwestern Rail Road sometime in 1871. It was named by him, probably from the man in charge of the construction, William P. Cutler.

The first post office at Cutler was established in 1873.[3]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Cutler, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-10. 
  3. ^ "Carroll County". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 3 September 2014. Retrieved 28 August 2014. 
  4. ^ Hugh Lowery
The U.S. Post Office at Cutler