Hoagland, Indiana

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Hoagland, Indiana
Hoagland, Indiana.jpg
Location of Hoagland in Allen County, Indiana.
Location of Hoagland in Allen County, Indiana.
Coordinates: 40°56′52″N 84°59′30″W / 40.94778°N 84.99167°W / 40.94778; -84.99167Coordinates: 40°56′52″N 84°59′30″W / 40.94778°N 84.99167°W / 40.94778; -84.99167
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyAllen
TownshipMadison
Area
 • Total3.4 sq mi (8.8 km2)
 • Land3.4 sq mi (8.8 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation823 ft (251 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total821
 • Density242/sq mi (93.3/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
46745
Area code(s)260
GNIS feature ID452451

Hoagland is an unincorporated census-designated place (CDP) in Madison Township, Allen County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2] As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 821.

History[edit]

The post office at Hoagland has been in operation since 1872.[3]

Geography[edit]

Hoagland is located at 40°56′52″N 84°59′30″W / 40.94778°N 84.99167°W / 40.94778; -84.99167, 14 miles (23 km) southeast of downtown Fort Wayne.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

Religion[edit]

Hoagland and Poe share a Methodist congregation,[5] Hope United Methodist Church, located outside of the Hoagland CDP.[6] There were previously two separate congregations, Hoagland United Methodist Church (originally Middletown Methodist Church) and Poe (Williamsport) United Methodist Church, which merged into Hope in 1995.[7]

Recreation[edit]

Hoagland Days is held in June, with some visitors from Poe.[5]

Education[edit]

The East Allen County Schools district includes Hoagland, and Heritage Elementary School and Heritage Junior/Senior High School are the facilities to which Hoagland is zoned.[8][9]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "Hoagland, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved February 15, 2020.
  3. ^ "Allen County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved February 15, 2020.
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  5. ^ a b Kamath, Namita (1997-02-16). "Tiny Poe is big on conservation". The Journal Gazette. - METRO section - See preview
  6. ^ "Contact us". Hope United Methodist Church. Retrieved 2020-04-04. 6608 Hoagland Road Hoagland, Indiana 46745
  7. ^ "ALLEN COUNTY, INDIANA, CONGREGATIONAL RECORDS, HISTORIES, AND DIRECTORIES, IN THE GENEALOGY CENTER COLLECTION ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY" (PDF). The Genealogy Center, Allen County Public Library. Retrieved 2020-04-04.
  8. ^ "District Boundary Map" (PDF). East Allen County Schools. Retrieved 2020-04-03. - Find Hoagland's location on this map to trace which school it is assigned to.
  9. ^ "2010 CENSUS - CENSUS BLOCK MAP: Hoagland CDP, IN" (PDF). 2010 U.S. Census. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2020-04-03.

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