Idaville, Indiana

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Idaville
Census-designated place
Grain elevator
Grain elevator
Idaville is located in Indiana
Idaville
Idaville
Coordinates: 40°45′25″N 86°38′58″W / 40.75694°N 86.64944°W / 40.75694; -86.64944Coordinates: 40°45′25″N 86°38′58″W / 40.75694°N 86.64944°W / 40.75694; -86.64944
Country United States
State Indiana
County White
Township Lincoln
Elevation[1] 715 ft (218 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47950
FIPS code 18-35536[2]
GNIS feature ID 436703

Idaville is a census-designated place in Lincoln Township, White County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[3]

History[edit]

Idaville was originally called Hannah, and under the latter name was laid out in 1860, when the railroad was extended to that point.[4] A post office has been in operation under the name Idaville since 1860.[5]

Geography[edit]

Idaville is located at 40°45′25″N 86°38′58″W / 40.75694°N 86.64944°W / 40.75694; -86.64944.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-07-06. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "Idaville, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17. 
  4. ^ Hamelle, W. H. (1915). A Standard History of White County, Indiana: An Authentic Narrative of the Past, with an Extended Survey of Modern Developments in the Progress of Town and Country. Unigraphic. p. 230. 
  5. ^ "White County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 24 November 2015.