Indian Springs, Indiana

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Indian Springs, Indiana
Martin County's location in Indiana
Martin County's location in Indiana
Indian Springs is located in Martin County, Indiana
Indian Springs
Indian Springs
Location in Martin County
Coordinates: 38°47′47″N 86°45′54″W / 38.79639°N 86.76500°W / 38.79639; -86.76500Coordinates: 38°47′47″N 86°45′54″W / 38.79639°N 86.76500°W / 38.79639; -86.76500
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyMartin
TownshipMitcheltree
Elevation522 ft (159 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47581
Area code(s)812, 930
FIPS code18-36234[2]
GNIS feature ID436782

Indian Springs is an unincorporated community in Mitcheltree Township, Martin County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[3]

History[edit]

Indian Springs was laid out in 1889.[4] A post office was established at Indian Springs in 1885, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1990.[5]

Geography[edit]

Indian Springs is located at 38°47′47″N 86°45′54″W / 38.79639°N 86.76500°W / 38.79639; -86.76500.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2017-05-09.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "Indian Springs, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17.
  4. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 176. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. The village was laid out on October 23, 1889.
  5. ^ "Martin County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 2 February 2015.