Mount Sterling, Indiana

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Mount Sterling, Indiana
Mount Sterling is located in Indiana
Mount Sterling
Mount Sterling
Mount Sterling is located in the United States
Mount Sterling
Mount Sterling
Coordinates: 38°47′46″N 85°04′26″W / 38.79611°N 85.07389°W / 38.79611; -85.07389Coordinates: 38°47′46″N 85°04′26″W / 38.79611°N 85.07389°W / 38.79611; -85.07389
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountySwitzerland
TownshipJefferson
Elevation794 ft (242 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
47043
Area code(s)812, 930
GNIS feature ID439699

Mount Sterling is an unincorporated community in Jefferson Township, Switzerland County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]

History[edit]

A post office was established at Mount Sterling in 1819, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1907.[3]

Geography[edit]

Mount Sterling is located at 38°47′46″N 85°04′26″W / 38.79611°N 85.07389°W / 38.79611; -85.07389.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-08-25.
  2. ^ "Mount Sterling, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved July 14, 2017.
  3. ^ "Switzerland County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved August 25, 2016.