Georgetown, Randolph County, Indiana

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Georgetown
Georgetown is located in Indiana
Georgetown
Georgetown
Georgetown is located in the US
Georgetown
Georgetown
Coordinates: 40°10′15″N 85°07′45″W / 40.17083°N 85.12917°W / 40.17083; -85.12917Coordinates: 40°10′15″N 85°07′45″W / 40.17083°N 85.12917°W / 40.17083; -85.12917
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyRandolph
TownshipStoney Creek
Elevation1,007 ft (307 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47340
Area code(s)765
GNIS feature ID452093

Georgetown is an unincorporated community in Stoney Creek Township, Randolph County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]

History[edit]

Georgetown was laid out in 1835.[3] The town never amounted to much and by 1882 was described as "totally extinct".[4]

Geography[edit]

Georgetown is located at 40°10′15″N 85°07′45″W / 40.17083°N 85.12917°W / 40.17083; -85.12917.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2017-03-05.
  2. ^ "Georgetown, Randolph County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved July 28, 2017.
  3. ^ The Indiana Gazetteer: Or Topographical Dictionary of the State of Indiana. E. Chamberlain. 1849. p. 234.
  4. ^ Tucker, E. (1882). History of Randolph County, Indiana: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers : to which are Appended Maps of Its Several Townships. A.L. Klingman. p. 469.