Leroy, Indiana

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Leroy, Indiana
Leroy is located in Indiana
Leroy
Leroy
Leroy is located in the United States
Leroy
Leroy
Coordinates: 41°21′36″N 87°16′19″W / 41.36000°N 87.27194°W / 41.36000; -87.27194Coordinates: 41°21′36″N 87°16′19″W / 41.36000°N 87.27194°W / 41.36000; -87.27194
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyLake
TownshipWinfield
Elevation
682 ft (208 m)
ZIP code
46355
FIPS code18-42930[1]
GNIS feature ID449683[2]

Leroy is an unincorporated community in Winfield Township, Lake County, Indiana. The town was founded on December 11, 1875, by Thomas McClann. The town sign at the intersection of U.S. 231 and Elkhart Street describes Leroy as "One of Lake County's First Irish Settlements". The town contains the Living Testimony Church, which was founded in 1888 and still holds services to this day.

Geography[edit]

Leroy is located at 41°21′36″N 87°16′19″W / 41.36000°N 87.27194°W / 41.36000; -87.27194.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "Leroy, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17.