Hockingport, Ohio

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Location of Hockingport, Ohio

Hockingport is a census-designated place in southeastern Troy Township, Athens County, Ohio, United States.[1] As of the 2010 census it had a population of 212.[2] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 45739.[3] It is located at the intersection of State Routes 124 and 144.

It lies on the Ohio River, located below Little Hocking and above Reedsville.

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A post office called Hockingport has been in operation since 1838.[4] The community was a shipping point on the Hocking River, hence the name.[5]

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Coordinates: 39°11′17″N 81°45′06″W / 39.18806°N 81.75167°W / 39.18806; -81.75167