Ora, Indiana

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Ora
Unincorporated community
Ora is located in Indiana
Ora
Ora
Ora is located in the US
Ora
Ora
Coordinates: 41°10′26″N 86°33′11″W / 41.17389°N 86.55306°W / 41.17389; -86.55306Coordinates: 41°10′26″N 86°33′11″W / 41.17389°N 86.55306°W / 41.17389; -86.55306
Country United States
State Indiana
County Starke
Township North Bend
Elevation[1] 718 ft (219 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 46968
GNIS feature ID 440673

Ora is an unincorporated community in southern North Bend Township, Starke County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]

History[edit]

Although Ora is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 46968.[3] It has been in operation since 1882.[4]

Geography[edit]

The community lies along CR750E southeast of the city of Knox, the county seat of Starke County.[5] Its elevation is 718 feet (219 m), and it is located at 41°10′26″N 86°33′11″W / 41.17389°N 86.55306°W / 41.17389; -86.55306 (41.1739304, -86.5530654).[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Ora, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2016-11-05. 
  3. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  4. ^ "Starke County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved November 5, 2016. 
  5. ^ DeLorme. Indiana Atlas & Gazetteer. 3rd ed. Yarmouth: DeLorme, 2004, p. 20, 26. ISBN 0-89933-319-2.
  6. ^ Geographic Names Information System Feature Detail Report, Geographic Names Information System, 1979-02-14. Accessed 2008-06-01.