Otter Creek Junction, Indiana

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Otter Creek Junction
Unincorporated community
Vigo County's location in Indiana
Vigo County's location in Indiana
Otter Creek Junction is located in Vigo County, Indiana
Otter Creek Junction
Otter Creek Junction
location in Vigo County, Indiana
Coordinates: 39°32′47″N 87°20′54″W / 39.54639°N 87.34833°W / 39.54639; -87.34833Coordinates: 39°32′47″N 87°20′54″W / 39.54639°N 87.34833°W / 39.54639; -87.34833
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Vigo County
Township Otter Creek Township
Elevation[1] 153 m (502 ft)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 47805
Area code(s) 812
GNIS feature ID 440746

Otter Creek Junction is an unincorporated community in Otter Creek Township, Vigo County, in the U.S. state of Indiana.[2]

It is part of the Terre Haute metropolitan area.

History[edit]

As is suggested by its name, Otter Creek Junction was originally built at a flag station on the C. & E. I. Rail Road.[3]

Geography[edit]

Otter Creek Junction is located at 39°32′47″N 87°20′54″W / 39.54639°N 87.34833°W / 39.54639; -87.34833 at an elevation of 502 feet.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. October 25, 2007. Retrieved 2016-07-14. 
  2. ^ "Otter Creek Junction, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-06-24. 
  3. ^ Bradsby, H.C. (1891). History of Vigo County, Indiana, with Biographical Selections. Chicago: S. B. Nelson & Co. p. 480.