Earle, Indiana

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Earle
Unincorporated community
Earle is located in Indiana
Earle
Earle
Earle is located in the US
Earle
Earle
Coordinates: 38°05′08″N 87°30′48″W / 38.08556°N 87.51333°W / 38.08556; -87.51333Coordinates: 38°05′08″N 87°30′48″W / 38.08556°N 87.51333°W / 38.08556; -87.51333
Country United States
State Indiana
County Vanderburgh
Township Scott
Elevation[1] 453 ft (138 m)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 47725
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 433861

Earle is an unincorporated community in Scott Township, Vanderburgh County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]

Earle's main features include Pizza Depot, a Marathon gas station with a Bonkerz store, and a sit-down restaurant called the Hornet's Nest, frequented by residents.

History[edit]

A post office was established at Earle in 1871, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1901.[3]

Geography[edit]

Earle is located at 38°04′58″N 87°33′02″W / 38.08278°N 87.55056°W / 38.08278; -87.55056.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-07-18. 
  2. ^ "Earle, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-03-03. 
  3. ^ "Vanderburgh County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved July 18, 2016.