Hanna, Indiana

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Hanna
Location of Hanna in LaPorte County, Indiana.
Location of Hanna in LaPorte County, Indiana.
Hanna is located in Indiana
Hanna
Hanna
Location of Hanna in LaPorte County, Indiana.
Coordinates: 41°24′43″N 86°46′48″W / 41.41194°N 86.78000°W / 41.41194; -86.78000Coordinates: 41°24′43″N 86°46′48″W / 41.41194°N 86.78000°W / 41.41194; -86.78000
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyLaPorte
TownshipHanna
Elevation
709 ft (216 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total463
ZIP code
46340
FIPS code18-31180[1]
GNIS feature ID435685[2]

Hanna is an unincorporated census-designated place in Hanna Township, LaPorte County, Indiana. It had a population of 463 at the 2010 census.

History[edit]

Hanna was laid out in 1858.[3][4] It was named in honor of an Indiana judge with the surname Hanna.[5]

Geography[edit]

Hanna is located at 41°24′43″N 86°46′48″W / 41.41194°N 86.78000°W / 41.41194; -86.78000.

Education[edit]

Hanna has a public library, a branch of the La Porte County Public Library.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "Hanna, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17.
  3. ^ History of La Porte County, Indiana: Together with Sketches of Its Cities, Villages, and Townships. C. C. Chapman & Co. 1880. p. 710.
  4. ^ Packard, Jasper (1876). History of La Porte County, Indiana, and Its Townships, Towns and Cities. S. E. Taylor, printers. p. 188.
  5. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 157. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...named for Judge Hanna of Fort Wayne, who was involved in bringing the railroad here.
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.