Tippecanoe County's location in Indiana
|Elevation||591 ft (180 m)|
|Time zone||EST (UTC-5)|
|• Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||439326|
The town's original name was Cynthyana.
A post office was established at Monitor in 1864, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1902.
The former Monitor schoolhouse was used as a drug addiction treatment facility until 2007. In 2010 it was set on fire in an arson incident.
Monitor is located at 40°25'11" North, 86°45'24" West (40.419722, -86.756667) and has an elevation of approximately 589 feet.
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- "Monitor, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2016-07-25.
- Schumpert, Larry (1969-03-04). "Old Tippecanoe Towns Brought To Mind By Yorktown Demise". Lafayette Journal and Courier.
- "Tippecanoe County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved July 25, 2016.
- "Man arrested in fire case". WLFI. 2010-06-26.