Locke, Indiana

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Locke, Indiana
Unincorporated community
Locke is located in Indiana
Locke
Locke
Locke is located in the US
Locke
Locke
Coordinates: 41°28′18″N 86°00′44″W / 41.47167°N 86.01222°W / 41.47167; -86.01222Coordinates: 41°28′18″N 86°00′44″W / 41.47167°N 86.01222°W / 41.47167; -86.01222
Country United States
State Indiana
County Elkhart
Township Locke
Elevation 876 ft (267 m)
ZIP code 46550
FIPS code 18-44496[1]
GNIS feature ID 438200[2]

Locke is an unincorporated community in Locke Township, Elkhart County, Indiana.

History[edit]

Locke was laid out in 1867.[3] It took its name from Locke Township.[4]

Geography[edit]

Locke is located at 41°28′18″N 86°00′44″W / 41.47167°N 86.01222°W / 41.47167; -86.01222.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Locke, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17. 
  3. ^ History of Elkhart County, Indiana. Chas. C. Chapman Co. 1881. p. 1045. 
  4. ^ Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 200. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3. ...named for its location in Locke Township...