Milroy, Indiana

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Milroy
Unincorporated community
Milroy, Indiana.jpg
Milroy is located in Indiana
Milroy
Milroy
Milroy is located in the US
Milroy
Milroy
Coordinates: 39°29′49″N 85°28′11″W / 39.49694°N 85.46972°W / 39.49694; -85.46972Coordinates: 39°29′49″N 85°28′11″W / 39.49694°N 85.46972°W / 39.49694; -85.46972
Country United States
State Indiana
County Rush
Township Anderson
Elevation[1] 965 ft (294 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 46156
GNIS feature ID 439254
Main Street

Milroy is a census-designated place in Anderson Township, in the southern part of Rush County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]

History[edit]

Milroy was laid out and platted in 1830.[3] The Milroy post office has been in operation since 1832.[4]

Education[edit]

The community contains Milroy Elementary School, a public school in the county school district.[5]

Geography[edit]

Milroy is located at 39°29′49″N 85°28′11″W / 39.49694°N 85.46972°W / 39.49694; -85.46972.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-11-17. 
  2. ^ "Milroy, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2017-02-25. 
  3. ^ History of Rush County, Indiana: From the Earliest Time to the Present, with Biographical Sketches, Notes, Etc. Eastern Indiana Publishing Company. 1888. p. 661. 
  4. ^ "Rush County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved February 25, 2017. 
  5. ^ "Milroy Elementary School". Rush County Schools. Retrieved 1 December 2015. 

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